Arboretum Team

The Arboretum Group, LLC family of companies is a group of related, independently operated businesses sharing a strong commitment to service, quality and excellence. Through common ownership, yet separate management teams, we provide the breadth of services and strength of an institutional firm while maintaining a personal boutique approach to anticipating our client’s needs and providing service levels beyond expectation. With over 200 years of industry experience amongst our senior management, let our team help your team grow and prosper. Through our three companies, we are a full-service organization – providing Fund Management, Asset Financing, Servicing and Distribution.

OUR TEAM AT A GLANCE

Claudia Aquillon

Claudine Aquillon

Managing Partner Arboretum Group, LLC Chief Executive Officer & Chief Operating Officer Arboretum Investment Advisors, LLC

Michael Miroshnikov

Managing Partner
Arboretum Group, LLC

President
Arboretum Investment Advisors, LLC

Michael Ponticello

Managing Partner
Arboretum Group, LLC

Executive Vice President
Arboretum Investment Advisors, LLC

Chief Executive Officer / President
American Elm Distribution Partners, LLC

Robert "Chip" Leas

Chief Executive Officer
Arboretum Commercial Finance, LLC

Joshua Yifat

Chief Financial Officer
Arboretum Investment Advisors, LLC

Matthew Cowan

General Counsel / Chief Risk Officer
Arboretum Investment Advisors, LLC

Kevin Chase

Chief Credit Officer
Arboretum Investment Advisors, LLC

Jessica Murray

Compliance Officer
Arboretum Investment Advisors, LLC
American Elm Distribution Partners, LLC

Carmine Cozelino

Senior Vice President, Product Management
Arboretum Investment Advisors, LLC
American Elm Distribution Partners, LLC

Christina Oakes

Senior Vice President, Investor Relations
Arboretum Investment Advisors, LLC

Kyle Manez

Senior Vice President, Operations
Arboretum Investment Advisors, LLC

Stephanie Blandina

Staff Attorney
Arboretum Investment Advisors, LLC

Danielle Aquillon

Human Resources Manager
Arboretum Investment Advisors, LLC

Erin Picone

Assistant Controller
Arboretum Investment Advisors, LLC

Sheetal Mundra

Senior Credit Analyst
Arboretum Investment Advisors, LLC

Denise Castagna

Business Development Officer Ambassador Arboretum Commercial Finance, LLC

Michael Chapman

Credit Analyst
Arboretum Investment Advisors, LLC

Jessica Rico

Financial Operations Analyst
Arboretum Investment Advisors, LLC

Maggie Molloy

Marketing Coordinator
Arboretum Investment Advisors, LLC

Elena Hillstrom

Staff Accountant
Arboretum Investment Advisors, LLC

Joia Brancato

Documentation Specialist Arboretum Investment Advisors, LLC

Daniel Spiller

Business Development Officer
Arboretum Commercial Finance, LLC

Nicholas Vandine

Business Development Officer
Arboretum Commercial Finance, LLC

Debbie Taylor

Office Administrator
Arboretum Commercial Finance, LLC

Mitch Larkin

Business Development Officer
Arboretum Commercial Finance, LLC

Steven Kennedy

Vice President
American Elm Distribution Partners, LLC

Matthew Vossler

Regional Support Associate
American Elm Distribution Partners, LLC

The Arboretum difference is the client experience.

A client-focused way of doing business.

The only definition that matters is your definition of client satisfaction.