Mark Van Kirk, Board Member
As executive vice president and COO of Compatriot Capital, Mark Van Kirk is responsible for transaction structure and risk management, along with the evaluation and underwriting of Compatriot's investments. He works closely with portfolio companies' management to assess and control risk, and coordinates and manages compliance with governance and reporting requirements. Mark continues to be involved in E2M's fund organization, fundraising and day-to-day activities. Prior to joining Compatriot Capital, Mark joined E2M Partners as a vice president in 2007. Previously, he was a partner of Baker Botts L.L.P. Mark is a magna cum laude graduate of Duke University with a B.S. in management science. He obtained a law degree from The University of Chicago School of Law and an M.B.A from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business in 1982.