Mr. Westra has a strong passion for investment banking and private equity, where he enjoys serving the Midwest market. Prior to joining Bridgepoint, Mr. Westra spent two years as an Analyst and Associate within Goldman Sach’s investment banking division, where he worked on a generalist team with exposure to all sectors, transaction types and geographic regions.
Mr. Westra earned his B.B.A. in Finance from the University of South Dakota, as well as an M.B.A. from the University of South Dakota. At the University of South Dakota, he was active in Coyote Capital Management and the Financial Management Association.