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13 February, 2020Print

HPS Investment Partners Launches New Podcast Series “The HPScast”

 Podcast Focuses On the Careers of Successful Business Leaders

Listen to the first three episodes here

NEW YORK – Leading global investment firm, HPS Investment Partners, has launched a new podcast series, The HPScast. The new series focuses on the careers of successful business leaders including: co-founder of Alvarez and Marsal, Brian Marsal, former Soulcycle CEO Melanie Whelan, and cable and media legend, Leo Hindery. Managing Director at HPS Investment Partners Colbert Cannon interviews guests to find out how top business leaders arrived where they are today and how those experiences help them drive value creation going forward. The HPScast gives listeners access to up-close and personal interviews with some of today’s most successful business leaders as they share stories, advice, and insights they have gained throughout their successful careers.

Episode Guide:
Ep 1: Bryan Marsal - Co-CEO of Alvarez & Marsal
In the season premiere of The HPScast, join host Colbert Cannon as he speaks with Bryan Marsal, co-CEO of the consulting firm, Alvarez & Marsal. We’ll hear important rules to successfully maintain a 35-year business partnership, how problem loans get worked out, and what it took to administer the largest bankruptcy of all time in the wake of a global financial crisis.

Ep 2: Purnima Puri - Governing Partner of HPS
In this episode, Colbert speaks with one of HPS’s own Governing Partners, Purnima Puri. We’ll hear about how struggling in organic chemistry led to a BA in Math at Northwestern, the best takeaways from Harvard Business School, and what made her drop everything to join CEO Scott Kapnick in building HPS into the leading global investment firm it is today.

Ep 3: Leo Hindery - CEO of Trine Acquisition Group
Join host, Colbert Cannon as he speaks with cable and media legend, Leo Hindery, to discuss his newly-formed SPAC, Trine Acquisition Group. We’ll hear his take on the macro challenges of today’s streaming platforms, why politics and philanthropy are integral to his lifestyle, and how he managed to win his class racing at the legendary 24 hours of Le Mans.

The HPScast is produced by At Will Media.



Investment Partners is a leading global investment firm that seeks to provide creative capital solutions and generate attractive risk-adjusted returns for our clients.  We manage various strategies across the capital structure that include syndicated leveraged loans and high yield bonds to privately negotiated senior secured debt and mezzanine investments, asset-based leasing and private equity.  The scale and breadth of our platform offers the flexibility to invest in companies large and small, through standard or customized solutions. At our core, we share a common thread of intellectual rigor and discipline that enables us to create value for our clients, who have entrusted us with approximately $61 billion of assets under management as of January 2020.


About At Will Media  
At Will Media is an award-winning, full-service media production company with offices in Manhattan and Los Angeles. With several decades of combined experience in storytelling and sound design, they set the pace for the podcast industry as a partner for branded content and hub for successful and critically acclaimed originals. Partners and clients include Audible, New York Times, Animal Kingdom Films, Netflix, GQ, Hearst, Morgan Stanley, Town & Country, Viacom, The Clinton Foundation, and 1 Hotels.