Mike is a co-founder and Partner at Montauk Corner Partners, a Scottsdale based private equity firm. Mike’s background includes private equity investing, commercial banking, and merger and acquisition advisory work. He has spent over 25 years providing financial solutions to lower middle market companies. Prior to forming Montauk Corner Partners, Mike was a Senior Vice President with Alliance Bank of Arizona, providing commercial banking services to lower-middle market and private equity-sponsored businesses. Mike also spent 4 years with BMO Harris Bank’s commercial banking group in Phoenix. Mike began his career with Chase in New York City before joining US Bank in Minneapolis in the bank’s leveraged lending group. He then joined Tonka Bay Equity Partners, a Minnesota based private equity firm, where he helped to invest $200 million in two dozen companies over a 10-year period and sat on the Board of Directors of 10 of them. Mike is a member of ACG Arizona’s Board of Directors and President of the Board for 2018-2019. He has a BBA and an MBA from the University of Notre Dame.