Terry Culmone


Mr. Culmone is a Partner with Torque Capital Group where he is responsible for all aspects of the investment process, including sourcing, structuring and executing post-closing growth, operational and add-on acquisition strategies. Prior to Torque, he was a Partner at Dominus Capital and worked at The Cypress Group, where he was responsible for conducting and managing private equity investments in the middle market.  He started his career in investment banking as part of the Leveraged Finance Group at Bear, Stearns & Co. Inc. where he focused on providing senior and subordinated debt financing for a broad range of financial-sponsor acquisitions. Mr. Culmone holds a B.A. in Economics from Bucknell University.

Board of Directors:

  • Excell Marketing and Procurement Group (prior) (buying group serving the foodservice equipment industry)
  • Masterbuilt Manufacturing / Kamado Joe (prior) (designer and marketer of smokers, grills and fryers)
  • L2 Brands (prior) (manufacturer and supplier of branded collegiate and resort licensed apparel and headwear)
  • Intelliteach Inc. (prior) (global provider of BPO solutions to the legal and accounting end markets)
  • On Campus Marketing (prior) (provider of university branded direct marketing affinity programs for universities)
  • Spectrum Corporation / Red Line Synthetic Oil (prior) (formulator, blender and packager of specialty lubricants to the outdoor power
    equipment, marine, and niche / enthusiast automotive aftermarket)