Mr. Costello, age 37, is the CEO and Chairman of GRN Funds, private equity and hedge fund investor. Mr. Costello is CEO of Pacific Merchant Processing, Inc. (PMP), that handles financial transactions for high risk industries.
Mr. Costello also serves as council member of the Gerson Lehrman Group (GLG) in its industrial and trade division. He has consulted clients such as Goldman Sachs, Boston Consulting Group, Bain Capital, Caterpillar, Pepsi-Co, Bosch, Samsung, Phillips, and numerous global companies and investment banks.
Previously he served as CEO of Spectrum Energy, Inc., an energy contracting firm and partner in Spectrum Holdings LTD. Mr. Costello is the past President at Fastenal Europe, The Netherlands (a subsidiary of Fastenal USA ). Fastenal is an industrial and building materials company servicing the Middle East and European Union with clients such as The Department of Defense, Halliburton, Bechtel, Raytheon along with military and non-military global companies. Mr. Costello is a specialist in international supply chain management design and trade. He has a solid background in logistical design for construction and industrial products and has experience in successfully setting up supply chains in The European Union, Dubai, UAE, Oman, and Saudi Arabia. He has extensive experience in international markets and traveled to Asia, Russia, The Middle East, and Europe. Mr. Costello has assisted in M&A for private equity companies and LBO firms. He specialized in the underwriting process of materials and supply chain for raw and finished materials in the industrial's section. Mr. Costello also has assisted companies in the procurement and logistics for international and global shipping (LTL, maritime, air freight). Mr. Costello resides in the Seattle Washington area. https://www.linkedin.com/in/justin-costello-767255159