Patrick W. Hartman

Prior to forming Rock Island, Mr. Hartman was a Principal with Catalyst/Hall, a middle market private equity and mezzanine fund. At Catalyst/Hall, Mr. Hartman was responsible for the origination, negotiation and due diligence of investment opportunities. Prior to Catalyst/Hall, Mr. Hartman was a Managing Director at Vine Street Partners, a middle market investment bank, where he was responsible for the origination and execution of merger and acquisition and capital raising assignments for a broad array of middle market companies. Prior to joining Vine Street, Mr. Hartman was with the Prudential Capital Group in Chicago where he was involved in investing equity and debt in leveraged buyouts and other corporate finance transactions.

Mr. Hartman received a Bachelors of Business Administration in Finance from the University of Notre Dame and a Masters of Business Administration in Finance and Accounting from the University of Chicago.