Steve Heinen is a managing director at First Capital Partners and heads its Chicago office. Prior to joining the firm, Steve was a managing director at Marquette Capital Partners where he had responsibility for originating and leading mezzanine debt and equity investments out of its Chicago office. Previously, he held senior corporate finance positions at CapitalSource, Mesirow Financial and BNP Paribas' Merchant Banking Group, all based in Chicago. Steve began his career as an auditor at Deloitte in Minneapolis. Steve currently serves on the boards of directors of Color Craft Graphic Arts, LLC and Advantage Engineers, LLC. Steve received a BS in accounting from Drake University and MBA from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University. Steve also holds a certified public accountant (CPA) designation.