SVP, Corporate Development
Patrick has nearly 20 years of experience focusing on corporate development, legal, real estate investment trust (REIT) and capital markets transactions. At EdgeConneX, Patrick leads global corporate development and mergers and acquisitions (M&A), including responsibility for structuring and executing EdgeConneX corporate strategies and growth initiatives.
Prior to EdgeConneX, Patrick was with Equinix, where he directed the global data center’s successful conversion to a REIT. He also has served as the general counsel / chief legal officer for a public REIT, an in-house counsel to Bank of America concentrating on global corporate investment banking, and a capital markets advisor while at Hunton & Williams (now Hunton Andrews Kurth).
Patrick graduated from the College of William & Mary (where he has taught International Business Management as an adjunct professor) and from the University of Tennessee College of Law.