Rather than try to be adequate across a variety of disciplines, we focus on what we are exceptional at. Our clients trust us to deliver specialized counsel and execution when the stakes are highest. We are proven experts and specialists across our five core practices.

Filippo Gallian

Filippo Gallian provides day-to-day support on financial communications initiatives for fintech companies, real estate entities and hedge funds. Prior to joining Longacre Square Partners, Filippo was a communications associate at Kulkea LLC in Boston, MA, and a public relations intern at Grayling in London, UK. He earned a B.S. in Public Relations at Boston University.

Kate Sylvester

Kate Sylvester advises hedge funds, private equity firms and alternative asset managers on strategic communications and brand building programs. She specializes in proactive media relations, thought leadership and LP communications, including around major transactions, fund launches and leadership transitions. In addition, she also has extensive experience advising clients on reputation management matters and portfolio company communications.

Olivia McCann

Olivia McCann supports communications initiatives for a variety of asset managers, hedge funds and public companies. Prior to joining the firm, Olivia interned with the United States House of Representatives in D.C. and worked as a communications aide for her college. She earned a B.A. in Journalism and Mass Communication from Arizona State University.

Philip Kaplan

Philip Kaplan provides day-to-day communications support for fintech companies, hedge funds, real estate entities, and private equity clients at Longacre Square Partners. Prior to joining the firm, Philip held an internship at KB Financial Companies, a Princeton, New Jersey-based financial services firm. He will graduate from Colby College in 2023 with a B.S. in Government.

Erika Selakowski

Erika Selakowski provides day-to-day communications support for hedge funds, asset managers and private equity clients at Longacre Square Partners. Prior to joining the firm, Erika held internships with the United States House of Representatives Committee on Natural Resources and Carmen Group, a D.C.