Meet the Team

Koben Miceli

Title:

Operating Partner

Office:

Los Angeles

Joined OpenGate:

2018

Experience:

Koben Miceli is an Operating Partner for OpenGate Capital and is a turnaround leader with 25 years experience in global manufacturing, sales, new product development, commercial product launches, lean/six sigma, procurement, and supply chain management.

Mr. Miceli is a dedicated, articulate, and results-oriented operating executive, offering strong qualifications in P&L ownership, global operations management, and supplier management with a proven track record in improving safety, quality, compliance, delivery, productivity/cost, and team collaboration. He has multiple cycles of demonstrated results in turnaround situations improving the customer experience and operational execution through sustainable Lean conversions and Six Sigma tools leading to multi-million improvements in EBITDA, business growth, and working capital. Mr. Miceli demonstrates strong communication abilities with all levels in the organization, customers, private equity sponsors, and the BOD. Mr. Miceli has significant international experience working with leading teams in China, Mexico, Europe, and South America on global initiatives. Accomplished and knowledgeable leader during the exit process, key participant in over 20 management presentations, leading to two successful transactions in the past eight years.

Current Companies: Power Partners Inc., Hufcor
Previous Companies: Dematic, Catalent Pharma Solutions, Honeywell, & Stanley/Black Decker

Education:

Mr. Miceli earned his BS in Engineering from Massachusetts Maritime Academy, MBA from Suffolk University, and a Master of Science in IS from Johns Hopkins University.