John Paul Cisneros
Chief Operating Officer
John Paul is the Chief Operating Officer and Co-Founder of American Triple I Partners. He is responsible for implementing business strategies, plans, and procedures as well as supporting daily operations. Immediately prior to joining ATI, John Paul was a Vice President in Siebert Williams Shank & Co.’s Capital Markets group where he focused on debt and equity transactions, as well as, advisory and strategic finance solutions for corporate clients. Before his role at SWS, he was an investment professional at Palladium Equity Partners, a top quartile middle market private equity fund. At Palladium, he helped evaluate 100-plus deals per year in the financial and business services industries with an aim towards making $50 to $150 million equity investments. During his tenure, he was the primary analytical support on new equity investments and existing portfolio companies and a principal liaison to a large California-based public pension fund during Palladium’s Fund IV fundraise which invested $100 million of the $1.1 billion raised. John Paul began his career as an analyst in J.P. Morgan’s Public Finance group helping structure and underwrite debt for municipalities across the East Coast.
John Paul has a Master of Business Administration from Columbia Business School and a Bachelor of Science in Public Policy, Planning, and Development from the University of Southern California. He previously held Series 7 and 63 licenses.