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Capital Markets Group


Robert Nathan


With over 20 years in the industry, Mr. Nathan brings his vast network of clients and expertise with him to TriPoint joining the firm in 2015.  He focuses on raising Debt, Equity and Mezzanine Financing for emerging growth companies in the Technology and Healthcare sectors.  These companies have sub $500 million valuations and the offerings range in size from $3 to $20 million.  His clients include family offices, private equity firms, hedge funds and high net worth individuals, among others.  Prior to joining TriPoint, he served as Senior Vice President at Monarch Capital Group.  Mr. Nathan is a graduate of Ithaca College. He holds Series 7, 79 & 63 licenses.


William J. Manby, Jr. 

Senior Vice-President

Mr. Manby has over 20 years of experience in the financial services industry.  He founded Acquire Investments which has successfully assisted numerous companies with the development and implementation of a long term strategic funding plan in Ohio and helped coordinated investor efforts from all over the world.  Mr. Manby also founded the Paradigm family of companies who have focused on providing independent, creative and competitive techniques to enhance performance and reduce risk and costs for client’s businesses, investments and estate planning. Through his work with the Paradigm Enhanced Capital Strategy, he has supported advisors and various financial institutions, including banks, in design and implementation. Bill is an avid philanthropist and has been involved in multiple regional programs as well as countless committees and board positions. Bill graduated from Indiana University with a B.S. degrees in Finance and Insurance. He has completed the requirements to achieve his ChFC (Chartered Financial Consultant) and AEP (Accredited Estate Planner) from American College.  He also holds his FINRA Series 7 and 63 licenses as well as State of Ohio Life, Variable and Accident and Health license.


Raymond A. Catroppa, CFA

Vice President

Mr. Catroppa has been a financial services professional for over 30 years and has worked with well known Wall Street firms such as CS First Boston, First Manhattan Corporation and Neuberger Berman.  He also served as Chief Financial Officer and Board Member for public clothing designer Horiyoshi Worldwide, Inc. as well as Director of Business Development and Corporate Communications for Quadrant 4 System Corporation. His background includes working in capital markets, finance, business development and corporate governance.  Mr. Catroppa has worked to enhance shareholder value for many public companies by focusing on the investment process to increase shareholder value, raise capital and promote corporate transparency. He has also worked with private companies to help position them to become publicly traded corporations. Mr. Catroppa earned an MBA from Fordham University and attained the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation. He holds the Series 7, 79 & 63 licenses.


Faruq Marican 

Capital Markets Associate

Faruq Marican joined the firm in 2013. Faruq graduated from Indiana University in 2010 and holds a Series 7 & 63 License.