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Robert Kirkpatrick

Robert is the Managing Partner and Founder of Broadside Advisors, and has nearly 20 years of experience in M&A and capital markets.

Prior to founding Broadside Advisors, from 1999-2016 Robert directed the mergers and acquisition efforts at three companies, including two facility services companies that were part of a buy-and-build strategy where the owners successfully sold the businesses to publicly-traded companies.  Prior to working in mergers and acquisitions, Robert was an analyst at Salomon Brothers in New York City.

Robert graduated from the University of Virginia with a BS in Commerce, and received his MBA from UVA’s Darden School.  He lives in Northern Virginia with his wife and two children.