Published: 10 Oct 2013
Category: Press Release
Capstone mourns the loss of our founder, dear friend, leader, and colleague. Frank (Tripp) Brower III passed away on September 29, 2013 after a 16 month battle with Multiple Myeloma. He will be greatly missed.
Tripp co-founded Capstone Partners in 2001, and over the past 12 years built Capstone into a leading global private equity funds placement firm. Capstone reflects Tripp’s ideals of compassion, hard work, and selfless service to others. Tripp cared deeply for every colleague and each considered him a dear friend.
Prior to Capstone, Tripp served in several leadership positions and touched many lives as Executive Vice President of OffRoad Capital, Co-Head of the Private Fund Group at Stephens, Inc., Founder of Stonebridge Partners, and Vice President at J.P. Morgan & Company.
Tripp’s philanthropic pursuits included serving as founding member of the Governing Board for Executives in Action and as a prominent member of Crosspoint Church.
Friends are invited to celebrate Tripp’s life on Saturday, October 26 from 4:00–5:00pm at Crosspoint Church located at 2101 S. Stonebridge Drive, McKinney, TX 75070. A reception from 5:30–7:00pm will follow the service.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Tripp Brower Memorial Fund to support several of Tripp’s favorite charities. Donations may be sent to Tripp Brower Memorial Fund, c/o Capstone Partners, 13355 Noel Road, Suite 1050, Dallas, Texas 75240.