Paul Solitario has over thirty years of experience in all aspects of corporate banking, corporate finance, entrepreneurship and wealth management services. Prior to joining International ThermoDyne he was a Managing Partner at Cerium Capital, Tobin Solitario Investment Banking Group, and Senior Vice President in the Private Client Group at First Citizens Bank. From 1995 to 2001, Paul served as a Vice President in First Union Capital Market’s Healthcare Finance Group. Prior to that, he was a founding member of First Union’s Private Banking Group. In addition to his corporate finance experience, Paul has extensive experience in working with entrepreneurs to develop operational growth and exit strategies for their businesses. He has run his own company, PPN Wireless, a marketing and market research technology service for the pharmaceutical and medical device industry and has served as the interim treasurer for MedCath, Inc. In April, 2012 Paul was named the Small Business Administration’s 2012 North Carolina Financial Services Champion of the Year for both North Carolina and SBA’s Southeast Region IV.
Education: BS in Economics from The College of William and Mary with an emphasis in International Money and Banking. Paul holds the Series 24, 7, 66 and 63 securities license designations from FINRA.