Patrick Khayat is a Principal at Durational Capital Management LP. Previously, he was a Vice President at the Carlyle Group – Emerging Sovereign Group, a long/short equity Tigerseed hedge fund. Prior to that, he was a private equity investor at Apax Partners, focused on evaluating investments in the consumer and retail sector. Prior to Apax, Mr. Khayat worked at Miller Buckfire, where he specialized in complex restructuring transactions. He currently serves on the board of Bojangles’, Inc. Mr. Khayat graduated Magna Cum Laude from Georgetown University with a B.A. in Economics and is currently co-chair of the Georgetown Class of 2011 board.