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Thomas Muscarella, CPA
Chief Financial Officer
& Principal



Thomas Muscarella joined Sanderling as Chief Financial Officer and Principal in April 2006 and manages finance, administration, operations, information technology and investor relations functions. In addition, he oversees the financial operations of a number of early stage Sanderling portfolio companies.

Mr. Muscarella has almost thirty years of financial experience, including senior management positions with asset management firms and Big 4 public accounting firms. His accounting, finance and operations expertise is valuable in managing the day-to-day operations of the firm and the portfolio companies as well as to the review of new investment opportunities.

He has extensive experience with work flow analysis, process improvement activities, systems developments and project management.

Prior to joining Sanderling, Mr. Muscarella was Vice President-Director of Mutual Fund Operations at Nicholas-Applegate Capital Management and Treasurer of the Nicholas-Applegate Institutional Funds. Previously, he held senior management positions at State Street Bank and Putnam Investments where he specialized in mutual fund custody, accounting & administration and operations.

Mr. Muscarella is a CPA and earned his credentials while employed by KPMG and PricewaterhouseCoopers, where he became a Senior Audit Manager and specialized in financial services and not-for-profit entities. He began his career working in grants and contracts administration for the health sciences schools of Tufts University.

He received his B.S. from Boston College.