Richard Lin is a Principal at Metropolitan Partners Group. His responsibilities include sourcing, evaluating, and executing Firm investments. Prior to joining Metropolitan in 2013, Richard was an investment professional at Black Diamond Capital Management in their private equity group and GSC Group in their control distressed debt practice. At GSC Group, he was responsible for sourcing, evaluating and executing control-oriented distressed investments, overseeing in and out-of-court restructurings for current and prospective investments, and general portfolio management responsibilities with existing portfolio companies and controlled entities. Prior to that, Richard was an investment banker at Bank of America, where he executed a number of advisory and corporate finance assignments for companies in the media and telecommunications sector. Richard graduated Cum Laude from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania with concentrations in Finance and Accounting. He also is an outside advisor to U.S. Space, an early-stage satellite services firm, and was previously a board member at Neucel Specialty Cellulose.