Richard H. Blank, Jr. | Private Capital | Stephens | Stephens

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Richard H. Blank, Jr.

Managing Director

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Richard H. Blank, Jr.

Mr. Blank joined Stephens in 1983 from Price Waterhouse. He worked in both our Investment Banking and Private Client groups before joining Stephens Capital Partners in 2006. He led our investments in Universal Fibers, Marketplace Events, Integrated Deicing Services, and Cevians. He currently leads our investment in PDQ and sits on the board of Keranetics. Mr. Blank earned a BA in Government and Foreign Affairs and Spanish from Hampden Sydney College and an MBA from Wake Forest University.