Robert (Rob) Hornstein joined NewStar in 2005 from Bank of America, where he was a Principal responsible for middle market bank and second lien financings. Prior to Bank of America, Rob spent six years at Fleet Securities, Inc., as a Director, focused predominantly on originating and executing second lien financings, mezzanine financings, and high yield bonds and bridge loans for the bank’s middle market, healthcare, gaming and lodging clients. Before joining Fleet in 1998, he was a Vice President at Citicorp in the High Yield Group, focusing on healthcare and bridge loan financings. He also worked in the Corporate and Real Estate Restructuring Groups. He joined Citicorp in 1992 and completed the bank’s credit training program.
Rob holds an M.B.A. from Columbia University as well as a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Case Western Reserve University.