Mr. Collins has more than 20 years of private credit, private equity, and investment banking experience. He joined Stellus at its formation in 2012 and had been with the team previously at the D. E. Shaw group since 2004. Prior to joining the D. E. Shaw group, Bob worked in private equity and investment banking including positions at Bain Capital, Morgan Stanley, and Robertson Stephens. Bob received a B.S. in economics from Duke University summa cum laude and an M.B.A. from the Harvard Business School.