The Team

Investment Team

Gabrielle Greene - Fontis

Gabrielle Greene

Gabrielle E. Greene has been a professional in the financial services industry for over 20 years...

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Renee LaBran - Fontis

Renee LaBran

Renee LaBran brings 25 years of operating, strategic, and financial experience to Rustic Canyon/ Fontis...

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Daniel D. Villanueva  - Fontis

Daniel L. Villanueva

Mr. Villanueva is a Partner in Rustic Canyon / Fontis Partners, LP.  Prior to RCF, Mr. Villanueva...

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Tom Unterman - Fontis

Tom Unterman

Tom Unterman founded Rustic Canyon Partners in September 1999, bringing a wealth of distinguished corporate...

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Daniel D. Villanueva - Fontis

Daniel D. Villanueva

Mr. Villanueva is a Partner in Rustic Canyon / Fontis Partners, LP.  Prior to RCF, Mr. Villanueva was...

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Gabrielle Greene

Gabrielle E. Greene has been a professional in the financial services industry for over 20 years. Ms. Greene is a Partner of Rustic Canyon/Fontis Partners, L.P. Prior to joining RC/Fontis, she was Chief Financial Officer of Gluecode Software, a venture-backed open source software company, which was sold to IBM in May 2005. Previously she was CFO of Crown Services, a California based consolidation of commercial contractors.

Prior to this CFO experience, Ms Greene was a principal with several private equity funds investing in diverse industries, including Citigroup sponsored BE/Greenwich Street Equity Fund, HPB Associates, a New York based hedge fund, the Commonwealth Enterprise Fund and UNC Partners in Boston. Prior to completing her graduate school education, Ms. Greene was an associate consultant at Bain & Company, a strategic management & consulting firm based in Boston.

Ms. Greene currently serves or participates on the boards of Johnson Products, SAFE Securities, Zoria Farms, and Preferred Brands on behalf of RCF.

Ms. Greene received her B.A. from Princeton University in 1981, where she graduated from the Urban Studies program at the Woodrow Wilson School. In 1987, she received her M.B.A. from Harvard Business School and J.D. from Harvard Law School. Ms. Greene serves on the board of Whole Foods (NASDAQ: WFMI), where she is chairman of the audit committee and serves on the compensation committee. Previously she has served on the board of Bright Horizons (NASDAQ: BFAM) and Indymac Bank (NYSE: IMB).  She has served on several non-profit boards, including the Boston Children’s Museum, and the Boston Partnership, where she chaired the audit committee. She has also served on numerous private company boards. Ms Greene is a member of the Massachusetts State Bar, and is a Henry Crown Fellow of the Aspen Institute.