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As Chairman, Curtis is responsible for leading PENSCO and setting strategy. Previously, he was Managing Director at Fortress Investment Group, LLC, and has been a director of Opus Bank since September 2010.
Curtis has 20+ years of leadership experience in financial services, which has included tenures at Perseus, LLC, and Goldman Sachs. He led Perseus' middle market buyout and recapitalization activities, with a focus on business services and branded consumer products, and debt financing activities. He has served as a board member for several companies spanning energy technology, manufacturing, communications, and consumer products.
Curtis received a B.A., cum laude from Princeton University, and an M.B.A. as a Palmer Scholar from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
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