Steve Silverman

Mr. Silverman joined Patriot in 2023 and is responsible for model building and maintenance, due diligence for new investments, and the monitoring of existing investments.  Prior to Patriot, Mr. Silverman served as an equity research associate for Compass Point, a full-service investment firm specializing in financial services. In this role Mr. Silverman assisted in the coverage of […]

Kevin DaCruz

Mr. DaCruz joined Patriot in 2021 and is responsible for building and maintaining financial models, performing due diligence, and monitoring portfolio companies. Prior to joining Patriot, Mr. DaCruz was a director at FinPro, a boutique consulting and investment banking firm focused on community banks. During his time at FinPro, Mr. DaCruz’s responsibilities included assisting with […]

Rodney C. Whitwell

Mr. Whitwell has 40 years of banking experience in executive and leadership roles. Prior to joining Patriot, Mr. Whitwell served as Chief Operating Officer and Chief Administrative Officer at Sterling Bancorp. In the approximate decade Mr. Whitwell was at Sterling, he was responsible for articulating Sterling’s strategy and overseeing the transformation of the company from […]

Scott R. Gamble

Mr. Gamble has over 35 years of banking experience. Prior to joining Patriot, he was the Regional President for BB&T’s Greater Delaware Valley Region. He was responsible for the bank’s commercial and retail management teams covering Philadelphia and surrounding counties including Southern New Jersey. In addition, he was responsible for the commercial real estate and […]

David J. Honold, CFA

Mr. Honold has over 25 years of experience in the financial services sector. Prior to joining Patriot, he served as a Senior Portfolio Manager at Turner Investments. Mr. Honold’s primary responsibilities included managing the firm’s financial-services focused hedge fund as well as research and security selection for banks, asset managers, insurers, brokers, REITs and financial […]