Fred has 25 years of diverse professional experience in private equity and corporate banking. Prior to Essex, Fred worked for Crown Capital Investments, where he focused on lower middle market private equity related transactions.
Previously, Fred had served as President & COO of ACG Pizza Partners, LLC (dba Stevi B’s Pizza) owned by Argonne Capital Group. Prior to ACG, Beilstein served as a Board Member, President & CEO of Goldco, LLC, a 110-unit Burger King franchise. Goldco was owned by Equicorp Partners, an investment firm where Beilstein was a founding Partner. Fred’s large firm experience includes working for SunTrust Bank, Morgan Stanley, Credit Suisse, and Wilmington Trust.
Fred has a Master of Business Administration in Finance from the Owen Graduate School of Management at Vanderbilt University and a Bachelor of Arts degree from The George Washington University. Fred is a former member of YPO (Young Presidents Organization).
Fred enjoys golf, and watching his daughter Gracen play collegiate soccer and his son Davis play football and baseball.