Eric Berke Bio


Managing Partner

Eric Berke is the co-founder and Managing Partner of TorQuest, which was formed in 2002. Prior to TorQuest, Eric led the turnaround and sale of Gustin Kramer, a manufacturer of paper and non-woven consumer products, where he served as the company’s President and CEO and controlling shareholder from 1994 to 2002. Eric serves as a director, or observer on each of the TorQuest portfolio companies. Outside of TorQuest, Eric has formerly served as a director of the Toronto Board of Trade, the Canadian Venture Capital Association and Crescent School. Eric has been a member of the World Presidents’ Organization/Young Presidents’ Organization since 1994.

Eric holds an MBA from Boston University and a B.A. from the University of Vermont.