Douglas Bratton has served as Aquestive’s Chairman of the Board since 2004. He is the Founder, President, and CIO of Crestline Investors. Founded in 1997, Crestline is an institutional alternative investment management firm with approximately $9.2 billion of assets under management. Crestline specializes in credit and opportunistic investments, including financing restructuring solutions for mature private equity funds. In addition, the firm manages a multi-PM equity market-neutral hedge fund, and provides Beta and Hedging Solutions for Institutional clients. Headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, the company maintains offices in New York City, Chicago, London, Toronto, and Tokyo. Mr. Bratton has been an investment professional specializing in alternative asset strategies since 1983 and has managed assets on behalf of the Bass family of Fort Worth, Texas, since 1988. Mr. Bratton received a BS from North Carolina State University in 1981 and a Masters of Business Administration with Honors from Duke University in 1984. Mr. Bratton serves on the Boards of Bounty Minerals Corporation and the Board of Visitors of Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business.