Steve Curnutte

Prior to founding Tortola and Capstan Fund, Steve spent 20 years as an entrepreneur in industries ranging from music publishing to financial services. In 2008, he sold Finworth Mortgage, a firm he founded 5 years earlier specializing in high net worth borrowers and small business owners... READ MORE



Spent the last 20 plus years an executive in troubled companies. Operational experience includes development and execution of performance enhancement strategies, expense reduction and rationalization plans, asset disposition, mergers and acquisitions, and bankruptcy... READ MORE


Ashesh Pansuria

Prior to joining Tortola Advisors, Ashesh spent 12 years as a financial analyst on Wall Street. He has held various roles within investment banks and brokerage firms. He was part of a NYC startup which was built, operated and sold to the largest inter-dealer brokerage firm... READ MORE



Prior to joining to Tortola Advisors, Josh worked on the Mergers & Acquisitions team at a publicly traded company where he was responsible for acquiring and integrating companies as well as executing the company’s growth strategies.... READ MORE


Jessica stramel

Jessica received her degree in Entertainment Industry Studies with an emphasis in Music Business at Belmont University. She held several administrative-heavy internships during her time at Belmont with a wide range of companies including music publishing, television production, and online sync rights licensing. She also has experience working in a bankruptcy trustees office... READ MORE