Graham Schena


Graham joined MPE Partners in 2016 as a Principal and was promoted to Partner in 2018. He currently serves as Chairman of Garmat USA and as a director of Ideal Aluminum, Inkcups, and Mid-States Bolt & Screw. Graham previously served on the boards of DreamLine and Polytek Development Corp. Prior to joining MPE, Graham worked closely with and served on the boards of several family- and entrepreneur‐owned companies.

Prior to joining MPE, Graham was a Vice President at Windjammer Capital. Prior to that, Graham was a Principal at Sentinel Capital Partners and a Vice President at H.I.G. Capital, both private equity firms focused on entrepreneurial lower middle market companies. Graham began his career at Bowles Hollowell Connor & Co., a middle market investment bank.


  • Colgate University (B.A. in Economics)
  • MIT Sloan (M.B.A.)

Board Seats:

  • Garmat USA
  • Ideal Aluminum
  • Inkcups
  • Mid-States Bolt & Screw

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