Tom Holland was a founder of Allegiance Capital, one of the predecessor funds to Patriot Capital II. Mr. Holland has over 20 years of experience in venture capital, commercial and investment banking. Prior to co-founding Allegiance Capital, he spent 13 years in positions of increasing responsibility with Bank of America Corporation (and its predecessor banks) providing senior and subordinated debt to middle-market companies. From 1998 and 1999, Mr. Holland managed the mid-Atlantic activities of Bank of America SBIC Corporation, where he focused on mezzanine financing. He is active on the boards for various civic organizations and private companies.