Eric Banduch joined Virtus in 2019 as a Principal in the Private Capital Insurance Practice. He is focused on developing new relationships in the PE and Family Office industries; while providing additional consulting and analytical firepower to the Benefits team. Prior to Virtus, Eric was focused on building the brand of the Private Equity Practice at a national insurance brokerage firm. This included targeted efforts in business development, marketing, and executing on strategic initiatives. Eric graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a BA in Economics.In his free time, Eric enjoys spending time outdoors whether it be a long walk with his dog Brooks, a weekend at the family ranch in South Texas, or a camping trip with friends.