Mr. Patel is the Co-Founder and Executive Chairman of Tru Family Dental and a Senior Advisor to Long Point Capital. Tru Family Dental was established in 2014 as a Dental Support Organization focused on supporting successful neighborhood dental practices that provide lifetime quality care in private practice settings. Tru Family Dental currently serves its valued patients from 10 locations in Michigan and Illinois. Mr. Patel has built an exceptional management team, scalable operating infrastructure and a proven execution strategy to deliver outstanding patient experience and business results. In his capacity as Senior Advisor to Long Point Capital, a middle market leveraged buyout firm, Mr. Patel serves on the Board of Directors of UMA Enterprises. Previously, Mr. Patel was Managing Director of CITG Capital, a private equity firm he established that focused on investing capital on behalf of an entrepreneurial family office. Before joining CITG Capital, he was a Principal at Long Point Capital where he led acquisitions of two successful platform companies. Prior to Long Point Capital, Mr. Patel was an Investment Analyst at Frontenac Company, a Chicago based private equity firm. He began his career as an Investment Banking Analyst at Merrill Lynch in its New York City office. Mr. Patel received a B.B.A. with High Distinction from the University of Michigan and an M.B.A. with honors from Kellogg School of Management (Northwestern University).