Patrick Bolin joined Virtus in 2017 as a Vice President in the Private Capital Insurance Practice. Pat focuses on developing new relationships with PE, Independent Sponsors, and Public Companies. He is a Property and Casualty expert assisting clients with Directors & Officers Insurance, Pre-Close Due Diligence, and Post-Close value creation in their Portfolio Companies. Pat earned his risk management education in the financial arena as a market maker and hedge fund portfolio manager. Before Virtus, Pat managed equity, option, and futures portfolios at regional firms in Dallas, Los Angeles, and San Francisco before moving to Kansas City to co-manage an equities hedge fund. Pat decided to join Virtus, get away from a desk, and assist Private Capital and Public companies with their risk through insurance. Pat's friends and customers say there is no one better at following up and making things happen! Pat earned a Bachelor of Science in Finance from the Edwin L Cox School of Business at Southern Methodist University. When Pat isn't traveling the world with his wife and two children, he enjoys attending major horse racing events with his three brothers.