Madison Dearborn Partners, LLC - Focus: management buy-outs, growth equity financing, recapitalization and acquisition-oriented financing.


Patrick C. Eilers

Managing Director


Pat Eilers is a Managing Director on the MDP Basic Industries team and concentrates on investments in the energy and power sector. Prior to joining MDP, Mr. Eilers was with Jordan Industries, Inc. and IAI Venture Capital, Inc. and played professional football with the Chicago Bears, Washington Redskins, and Minnesota Vikings. Mr. Eilers currently serves on the Boards of Directors of First Wind Partners, LLC and Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. He is a member of the University of Notre Dame College of Engineering Advisory Council and serves on the Boards of Trustees of Big Shoulders Fund, Hales Franciscan High School and The Arthur J. Schmitt Foundation.


B.S., University of Notre Dame; M.B.A., Northwestern University J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management
Eilers, Patrick C.