Member News: Gemini Welcomes Director of Business Development & Announces Two Promotions

Member News: Gemini Welcomes Director of Business Development & Announces Two Promotions

Erin Reilly has been named Director of Business Development. Erin leads the firm's business development activities, focused on building relationships with advisors to smaller middle market companies. She joins Gemini from Putnam Investments. Erin received her B.A. in Business Economics and Political Science from Notre Dame.

Luke McLaughry has been promoted to Vice President. Luke joined Gemini in 2017 from Focus Acquisition Partners, where he advised middle market companies on mergers and acquisitions. Luke received his B.A. in Economics from Dartmouth College.

Chris Hughes has been promoted to Senior Associate. Chris joined Gemini in 2018 from Needham & Company, where he advised middle market companies on M&A and private placements. Chris received a B.S in Management from Boston College.

Please join us in congratulating Erin, Luke, and Chris for their new roles at Gemini.  


Founded in 1993, Gemini Investors is a Massachusetts-based investor in smaller middle market private companies. Since our inception, we have invested $650 million in 150 platform companies throughout the U.S., generally providing $3 to $8 million per portfolio investment, to acquire both control and minority positions.

Gemini offers a flexible investment approach. We can provide a wide range of financing structures, which include subordinated debt with warrants, preferred stock, and common equity.  Our firm has extensive experience in structuring and leading transactions as well as  co-investing with other private equity firms and independent deal sponsors.

Currently investing our sixth institutional equity fund, we seek to partner with established businesses and experienced management teams that have solid operating histories and significant growth potential.  Our target portfolio companies have revenues of $5 to $50 million and EBITDA of $1 million or more.

For more information about Gemini Investors or to discuss a new investment opportunity, please contact Erin Reilly at