Meet Our Team

Our senior team have an average of 25+ years’ experience in the industry and offer a truly global solution for your capital raising requirements.

Tim Goodale

Founder and Managing Partner

Tim has over 25 years’ experience in marketing private credit, distressed, private equity, venture capital, special situations and other alternative strategies in Europe and the United States.

Prior to Keel Harbour, Tim was Managing Director and Head of Europe at Forbes Private Capital.

Tim was previously Managing Director and Head of European Sales at Aladdin Capital Management, a credit asset manager whose assets reached $18 billion during Tim’s employment, where he was responsible for building the European asset management, broker dealer, and managed account businesses.

Tim was also a Director at Cheyne Capital where he was instrumental in founding Cheyne's non-ABS credit businesses and spent seven years at Goldman Sachs International, where he founded the credit dealer desk.

Before Goldman Sachs, Tim was a founding member of the illiquid credit group at CEDEF Assets.

Tim received a BA in History from Yale University.

Allen Sinsheimer

Chairman, Senior Advisor, UK

Following 30 years of experience in fixed income sales and management, Allen is currently an independent investor primarily focussed on US Private Equity and Real Estate funds. He has also been a senior advisor to a number of start-up investment funds in Europe focussing on real estate and credit investments. Before becoming independent, Allen was most recently Head of European Financial Institution Sales at BNP Paribas, having previously been the European head of Fixed Income Sales at Royal Bank of Scotland.

Allen began his career at Goldman Sachs where he spent 17 years and held sales or sales management roles, including co- heading a multi-product solutions team covering European banks and co-heading emerging markets in London and New York.

Allen has an MBA from Stanford University and attended Dartmouth College.

Michael George

President, US

Michael is a Partner at The Versant Group, a real estate focused asset management platform that invests in investment management platforms and other related businesses.

Prior to joining Versant in 2017, Michael served as a Managing Director of Fortress Investment Group, LLC., a firm he joined in 2009 having previously spent 10 years with Deutsche Bank where he was most recently a Managing Director in the Institutional Client Group with responsibility for the Bank’s largest North American clients.

Prior to joining Deutsche Bank in 1999, Michael served as C0-Head of Mortgage Backed Securities Trading at Lehman Brothers where he started his career in 1986.

Michael graduated from St. Catherine’s College, Cambridge University with an undergraduate degree in Engineering Science and a postgraduate diploma in Computer Science.

Peter Stein

Head of Research, Senior Advisor, US

Peter worked previously as Managing Director at the Presidio Group in San Francisco and as a Managing Director at Pacific Alternative Asset Management Company (PAAMCO) in Newport Beach.

He was Chief Investment Officer at the University of Chicago from 2005-2009, and a managing director at the Princeton University endowment from 2000-2005. Prior to Princeton University Peter worked as a trader and an analyst at a variety of financial services firms.

He received an A.B. in mathematics from Brown University and is a CFA Charter holder. He is a member of the investment committees of The Annenberg Foundation and the Rhode Island School of Design.

Dan Bauer

Finance and Operations

Dan brings over 20 years operational management, corporate development, and technology private equity experience to the Keel Harbour team.

Prior to Keel Harbour, Dan was Principal Managing Consultant at Fintech Advisors Limited, a London-based management consultancy working with start-up founders in the financial services industry, developing capital raising strategies.

Previously, Dan held senior corporate development and management consultancy roles in the Technology, Media and Telecoms (TMT) industry at Motorola, Mirror Group Newspapers, and Hutchison Telecom.

Dan has an MBA from the Said Business School at University of Oxford.