Mr. Beltnick joined Castlelake in 2006 and focuses on investments in dislocated industries including energy, power and transportation. While at Castlelake, he has served on the creditor and lender work-out committees of Atherogenics, Granite Ridge Energy, Rinker Boats, DESA Intl, Gainey Transportation, VeraSun Energy, Lehman Brothers and Hawkeye Energy among others. Mr. Beltnick also serves on the boards of MACH Gen Energy, M. Fabrikant and Southwest Georgia Ethanol. Prior to joining Castlelake, Mr. Beltnick was an Associate at Houlihan Lokey Howard & Zukin ("Houlihan Lokey") where he advised companies and creditors on financial restructuring and merger and acquisition transactions. Prior to joining Houlihan Lokey, Mr. Beltnick was an associate at MventPtd. Ltd., a mobile payment start-up based in Singapore. Mr. Beltnick received his B.B.A. in 2001 from the University of Michigan in Finance with high distinction.