Bret Basilone

Director of Corporate Development
Bret sources and evaluates new investment opportunities for Tide Rock Holdings and works with existing portfolio companies to execute add-on acquisitions. He maintains Tide Rock’s relationships with investment banks and other intermediaries. Primary Focus: Value-Added Distribution and Services Verticals.

Career Highlights
  • Director of Strategy & Corporate Development at Driven Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ: DRVN), a publicly traded automotive services holding company based in Charlotte, NC
  • Senior Analyst at Strategic Finance & Corporate Development at Direct ChassisLink Inc.
  • Strategic Consultant at Galt & Company (acquired by AlixPartners)

Life Outside Work
  • Passionate about sports - golf, baseball
  • Huge fan of Notre Dame football and Pittsburgh sports
  • Division I Varsity Baseball at Notre Dame

Education
  • Bachelor of Business Administration, University of Notre Dame Mendoza College of Business


Bret Basilone