Patrick Galleher is a Managing Partner for Boxwood Partners; a merchant bank in Richmond, Virginia, where he leads transactions for Boxwood’s M&A advisory services and private equity group. He has led sell-side transactions including Achieve1, NSC Technologies, Parker Products, Dorsey Wright & Associates, the capital raise for Digital Risk, the buy-out and minority investment in Sweet Frog Yogurt and the buy-outs of Yoga Direct, Yoga Accessories, Everything Yoga and Red Rock Products.
Patrick also serves as the Chairman & CEO of sweetFrog Enterprises and CEO of Shockoe Commerce Group.
Prior to joining Boxwood, Patrick was CEO of WILink plc (WLK:LSE), a global financial communications business with operations in the U.S., Canada, U.K., Continental Europe, and Sweden. In 2006, as CEO, he successfully led the Company through a public-to-private transaction/sale to SVIP an NYC-based private equity group.
Patrick holds a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Richmond and a degree from the London Business School as well as attending the Centre for Creative Leadership in Belgium. He is a board member and founder of the Virginia Chapter of Young President’s Organization (YPO) and is a board director for IssuerDirect (ISDR: NYSE), Sweet Frog Yogurt, Midlothian Athletic Club and Shockoe Commerce Group. Patrick and his wife Julia along with their four boys live in Midlothian, VA.