Ty McGuire has been the Chief Executive Officer of Beacon VP Capital, LLC since June 2014, and a director since May 2012. Mr. McGuire co-founded Beacon VP Capital and, under his leadership, won: Biotech Fund of the Year, Top Healthcare Strategy, Top Investment Manager in 2016.
He serves as a member of the Beacon VP Investment Committee and the Board of Directors. Previously, from 2010 till January 2012, he was a partner of TMJ Holding, Inc, an investment holding company, where he ran the trading of distress debt securities. Prior to becoming CEO of Beacon, he had served as Co-Founder of Unifood, an international commodities firm.
From 2007 to 2010, Mr. McGuire was a relationship manager at Wachovia/Wells Fargo in several business divisions of the banks.
Mr. McGuire was part of the exclusive Special Situation group at Wells that managed $60 billion in assets through the restructure and workout process. He worked with hundreds of borrowers and lenders to find strategies to maximize value and recoveries and coordinated the management of hundreds of real estate assets across 3 banking divisions and 27 asset managers.
Mr. McGuire managed internal and external reporting for structured finance’s $9 billion loan portfolio at Wachovia and led the project development to automate group systems and reporting tools by developing excel-based systems. He coordinated with an eight-person team to pool, package, and sell over $10 billion in CMBS transactions.
He is not currently on the board of any public company but does sit on the board at Beacon VP Capital, Unifood, and StormPro Global.
Mr. McGuire holds a BS in economics from the University of Buffalo and graduate degrees from both DePaul and Harvard Universities.