Brentwood Associates — Scott Staff joined the Los Angeles private equity firm as a managing director focused on business development. Staff joins Brentwood from Perkins Coie LLP, where he served as the law firm’s global director of business development for nine years.
Bridge Growth Partners LLC — The nascent New York private equity firm enlisted Jessica Bibliowicz (pictured) founder of National Financial Partners Corp., as a senior adviser. In this position, Bibliowicz is expected to participate in ongoing discussions with Bridge Growth’s investors and source new deal opportunities in technology and financial services. Bibliowicz, who is the is the daughter of former Citigroup Inc. (NYSE: C) CEO Sanford Weill, grew NFP by purchasing a slew of smaller financial firms, took it public in 2003 and sold it in April to Madison Dearborn Partners LLC in a take-private deal valued at $1.3 billion.