Peppertree Capital Hires Arnoud Krijt to Focus on Fiber Investments

Chagrin Falls, OH (May 10, 2021) — Peppertree Capital Management, Inc. has hired Arnoud Krijt as a Managing Director to focus on investments in, and the acquisition of, fiber networks.  Prior to joining Peppertree, Mr. Krijt was the Senior Vice President, Corporate Development, of Uniti Group Inc. (NASDAQ: UNIT) where he lead Uniti’s fiber acquisition efforts.

Howard Mandel, Co-President of Peppertree Capital stated, “While we have made more than 100 communication infrastructure investments including in the fiber space, adding Arnoud’s expertise and deal access is a game changer.  He is recognized throughout the fiber industry as a top investment professional.”

Mr. Krijt added, “I am proud to join the Peppertree team.  With their strong track record, access to capital, and investment flexibility, I am highly confident we can capitalize on the growing demand for fiber connectivity.  I look forward to this new chapter.”

About Peppertree Capital Management, Inc.

Peppertree Capital Management, Inc. is a private equity firm focused on making investments in growing communication infrastructure companies, both in the United States and internationally.  Peppertree was formed in 2004 and is currently investing out of its eighth private equity fund and an evergreen debt fund.  Peppertree has more than $2 billion under management.  Areas of focus include towers, fiber, DAS, spectrum, small cells and real estate related to the foregoing.