Trilogy Search Partners


Scott Alderman - Trilogy Search Partners

Scott Alderman


Scott is based in TSP’s office in Bellevue, WA. Previously, Scott was on the investing team of Trilogy Equity Partners, where he is still a Partner. Prior to Trilogy, Scott spent 11 years at Western Wireless Corporation in various roles, including Chief Financial Officer of Western Wireless International which operated mobile networks in Europe, Africa, South America and the Caribbean. Scott graduated from Whitman College, where he serves on the Board of Overseers, and he has an MBA from Harvard Business School. He serves on the boards of Botanical DesignseRequesterInspired eLearning, Market Equipment, and ProPoint Solutions. 

Cregg Baumbaugh - Trilogy Search Partners

Cregg Baumbaugh


Cregg is based in TSP’s Bay Area office.  Previously, Cregg served as Executive Vice President – Finance, Strategy and Development for VoiceStream Wireless (now T-Mobile US). In addition, he served as SVP – Corporate Development of both VoiceStream and Western Wireless Corporation. Prior to his wireless career, Cregg worked at The First Boston Corporation. Cregg received his BS and MBA degrees from Indiana University. He is also a Partner of Trilogy Equity Partners and lives in Marin County, California. Cregg previously served on the boards of Asurion and Pacific Pulmonary and currently serves on the boards of ABS, Dynamic Growth Dental Support, and ResponseLink. He is a board observer at TDR and BEX Realty.

Mitch Cohen - Trilogy Search Partners

Mitch Cohen


Mitch is based in TSP’s Bay Area office. Mitch was a Managing Director of Hellman & Friedman from 1989 until 2008, where he sourced and oversaw portfolio investments, as well as led the firm’s fundraising and client relations. Mitch worked closely with other Trilogy partners while representing Hellman & Friedman on the boards of Western Wireless and VoiceStream. Prior to Hellman & Friedman, he was an Associate at Shearson Lehman Hutton. Recently, Mitch has been managing his family office, investing in a range of private companies. He graduated from the McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia. Mitch lives in Marin County, California and serves on the boards of Falcon Critical Care Transport and Morningside Translations, among a number of other for-profit and non-profit boards.

Aaron Perrine


Aaron is based in TSP’s office in Bellevue, WA. Prior to Trilogy, Aaron was a product management leader at Amazon and an Associate Partner at McKinsey & Company. Aaron graduated from Whitman College, where he serves on the Investment Committee, and also received a JD from the University of Washington School of Law and an MBA from the Wharton School. Aaron is a former Army infantry officer, and serves on the board of the Seattle YMCA.

Luke Hedlund


Luke is based in TSP’s office in Bellevue, WA. Prior to joining the TSP team, Luke worked for a search fund, leading the sourcing efforts of the search. He also has investment banking experience working on middle-market transactions. Luke graduated from Whitman College and serves on the board of Upower, a non-profit that provides free fitness classes to underserved youth.