Daniel Para, CEO | Magnate Capital Partners, LLC
Daniel Para

As Managing Member and founder of Magnate Capital Partners, Dan leads with an aggressive and strategic pace that profoundly motivates his partners. With an appetite for risk and a forward-looking vision, Dan has founded a variety of organizations and completed numerous buy- and sell-side deals.

Previously, Dan both founded and led Concert Group Logistics, which was sold to XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO, formerly Express-1 Expedited Solutions) in 2008 where he then served on the board of directors, and Seko Worldwide which sold to US Freightways, Inc. in 1997.

Additionally, Dan is a founder and Vice-Chairman of Burr Ridge Bank & Trust and a partner in Para Brothers, LLC, which focuses on strategic investments in commercial real estate. He participates in The Para Family Foundation, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, and served on the advisory board of ADKOS, a military and civilian storage company.