Senior Management

Mick Solimene

Managing Director, Portfolio Manager - Retail Vehicles

Phone: 312-598-8401


Office Location: Chicago

Joined the team: 2021


  • Western Illinois University, B.S. in Finance
  • The University of Chicago Graduate School of Business, M.B.A. in Finance


  • Allstate Investments, Managing Director
  • Macquarie Capital Inc., Senior Managing Director
  • Ernst & Young Corporate Finance LLC, Managing Director
  • Banc of America Securities, LLC, Managing Director


  • Turnaround Management Association

Hometown: Chicago, IL

Favorite Food: Italian

Favorite Movie: Heaven Can Wait

Full Bio

Mr. Solimene is a Managing Director and Portfolio Manager for Monroe’s retail and high net worth investment funds. He has over 35 years of experience in alternative investing, corporate finance, restructuring and special situations.  Prior to Monroe, Mr. Solimene was a Managing Director and member of the senior leadership team at Allstate Investments where he was responsible for the opportunistic portfolio strategy which focused on deploying flexible and nimble private capital in complex or non-traditional situations. Prior to Allstate, he has held senior alternative investment management and investment banking positions at Macquarie Capital (USA), Inc., Ernst & Young Corporate Finance, LLC and Banc of America Securities, LLC.  Mr. Solimene earned his M.B.A. from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business and his B.S. in Finance from Western Illinois University. In addition to being a member of the Turnaround Management Association, Mr. Solimene serves as a director of numerous private companies and non-profit organizations.