Patrick ("Pat") F. McAuliffe serves as a Managing Director and Head of Leveraged Finance - Direct Origination. He is also a member of the firm's Management Committee.
Prior to joining NewStar in 2005, Pat was Regional Executive in Bank of America’s Metro New York Region, leading its middle market lending business in the tri-state area. He previously served in a variety of senior roles over a 20+ year career at FleetBoston Financial before its merger with Bank of America, including as President of Fleet’s Metro New York Region (2003-2004); Executive Credit Officer for the bank’s middle market business (2002-2003); and Group Executive for several national specialized lending groups including Oil & Gas, Transportation, Auto, Specialty Finance, Sports Finance, Utilities, and Environmental Services (1999-2002).
Pat has a B.S. degree in Accounting from Manhattan College.