Patrick J. Bartels Jr.

Patrick J. Bartels Jr.

Director Since 2019

Patrick J. Bartels Jr. is a senior investment professional with 20 years of investment experience in North America, Asia and Europe in a broad universe of industries. He has served as a Director on numerous public and private Board of Directors with an extensive track-record of driving value-added returns for all stakeholders through governance, operational improvement, incentive alignment, capital market transactions and the Merger & Acquisition process. In addition to Sungard Availabilty Services (Sungard AS), Mr. Bartels is currently a member of the Board of Directors of Arch Coal, Inc., LifeCare Holdings and Tuscany International Drilling.

Most recently, Mr. Bartels was a Managing Principal at Monarch Alternative Capital LP, an event-driven credit focused hedge fund. Mr. Bartels also served as a Vice President at the firm. Prior to Monarch, Mr. Bartels served as a Research Analyst for High Yield Investments at INVESCO where he analysed primary and secondary debt offerings of companies in various industries.  Mr. Bartels began his career at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, where he was a Certified Public Accountant.

Mr. Bartels received a B.S. degree in Finance and Accounting, cum laude, from Bucknell University. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.