Joseph Bartek

Partner & CFO

Joseph Bartek is a Partner and the Chief Financial Officer at Brightstar and Member of the Investment Committee. He currently serves as a Board Member of America’s Group and InfraServ US, both Brightstar portfolio companies. Joe is responsible for the financial, regulatory and administrative operations of the firm.

Prior to joining Brightstar, Joe founded a boutique accounting and administrative firm focused on the operational needs of private equity funds and their sponsors. Prior to starting his own firm, Joe worked for RSM US, LLP as a Senior Manager and Director in their private equity assurance and transaction support service practices. During his career, he has advised a multitude of funds in the areas of financial operations, regulatory compliance, internal control, risk management, investor reporting, equity allocation, valuation and mergers & acquisitions.

Joe is a CPA who received his MBA from the Brennan School of Business in Chicago and his Bachelors in Accounting, Cum Laude, from Dominican University.