Patrick J. Farrell serves as the Chief Financial Officer for StoneCastle Partners LLC. Pat is responsible for all financial and accounting activities at StoneCastle. He came to StoneCastle with over thirty five years of hands-on management experience in finance and accounting, specifically focused on domestic and offshore mutual funds, bank deposit account programs, investment advisory and broker dealer businesses.
Pat also served as the Chief Financial Officer of StoneCastle Financial Corp. (NASDAQ: BANX), the publicly-traded closed-end investment company that was managed by StoneCastle Asset Management until the strategic sale of the business to ArrowMark Partners in 2020. Pat continues to serve as the CFO of StoneCastle Financial Corp.
Prior to StoneCastle, Pat was CFO/COO of the Emerging Managers Group, LP, a specialty asset management firm focused on offshore mutual funds. Prior to that, Pat was CFO at Reserve Management Company, where he oversaw all financial activities for the company. Earlier in his career, Pat held financial positions at Lexington Management, Drexel Burnham, Alliance Capital and New York Life Investment Management, all focused on investment advisory activities. He began his career at Peat Marwick Mitchell & Co.
Pat holds a BS in Business Administration-Accounting from Manhattan College. He is a Certified Public Accountant in New York State and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.