GREENWICH, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GGCP, Inc. is pleased to announce that Vince Capurso has rejoined the management team as General Tax Counsel and will re-assume the position of Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. He has also rejoined GAMCO Investors, Inc. as General Tax Counsel.
Vince originally joined GAMCO in 2000 as Vice President and Tax Counsel and GGCP in 2001 as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Elected to the Board of Directors of GGCP in 2008, Vince has also been a member of its Board of Advisors since then, working with Chairman Fred Salerno and other members of the Board advising the Company on tax, finance, legal and business matters.
“We are delighted to have Vince rejoin us and we are confident that his proven cross-functional skills will continue to provide great value to all our constituents, clients, teammates and shareholders,” said Marc J. Gabelli, President of GGCP, Inc.
A CPA and tax attorney, Vince has led the tax function and participated in numerous transactions of Fortune 500 and multinational companies during his career of over three decades as a senior financial executive in multiple industries. Most recently Vince was Senior Vice President, Tax and Senior Tax Counsel of AMC Networks Inc. (NASDAQ:AMCX). During Vince’s tenure of more than three years, AMC Networks was spun-off from Cablevision and completed a $1 billion international acquisition of Chellomedia from Liberty Global.
Before AMC Networks, Vince led the tax function of Barnes & Noble (NYSE:BKS) for more than five years during its digital and international expansion. Prior to joining GAMCO in 2000, Vince led the tax function of global investment banking and private equity firm Wasserstein Perella Group, Inc. for more than five years. Vince is a graduate of Drexel University and Temple University School of Law.