Joseph P Baratta

Mr Joseph P Baratta


Since joining Blackstone in 1998, Mr Baratta has been involved in the execution of Blackstone's investments in LiveWire, Republic Technologies International, Universal Orlando, Houghton Mifflin, Merlin Entertainments Group/ Legoland, Nycomed Pharmaceuticals, Spirit Group, Southern Cross, NHP, and Center Parcs. Before joining Blackstone, Mr Baratta was with Tinicum Inc, and McCown De Leeuw & Co. Mr Baratta also worked at Morgan Stanley in its Mergers & Acquisitions Department.
Mr Baratta serves as a Director of Merlin Entertainments Group, Southern Cross Group, and Center Parcs plc.
Graduated magna cum laude from Georgetown University.


Private equity firm
Senior Managing Director Corporate Private Equity (London) (current)