Daniel J. Hennessy
Founder and the Managing Partner
Hennessy Capital LLC

Dan Hennessy is the Founder and the Managing Partner of Hennessy Capital LLC, an alternative  investment firm he founded in 2013 to focus on sustainable industrial technology and  infrastructure and real estate technology sectors. Since March 2019, Mr. Hennessy has served  as Chairman and CEO of Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. IV (NASDAQ: HCAC), which in  August 2020 announced a definite agreement for an initial business combination with Canoo  Holdings Ltd, which is expected to close in the fourth quarter of 2020. He serves as Senior Advisor  to PropTech Acquisition Corporation (NASDAQ: PTAC), a special purpose acquisition company  targeting businesses in the real estate technology industry, which in July 2020 announced a  definitive agreement for an initial business combination with Porch.com, which is currently  expected to close in the fourth quarter of 2020. Mr. Hennessy has served as a director of SIRVA,  a global leader of outsourced B2B mobility solutions and portfolio holding of Madison Dearborn  Partners, since August 2018. From January 2017 to October 2018, Mr. Hennessy served as  Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. III,  which merged with NRC Group Holdings, LLC, a global provider of comprehensive environmental,  compliance and waste management services, now known as US Ecology, Inc. (NASDAQ: ECOL)  and served as a director from January 2017 to October 2019. From April 2015 to February 2017,  Mr. Hennessy served as Chairman and CEO of Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. II, which  merged with Daseke in February 2017 and is now known as Daseke, Inc. (NASDAQ: DSKE) and  since February 2017, has served as its Vice Chairman. From September 2013 to February 2015,  Mr. Hennessy served as Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Hennessy Capital  Acquisition Corp., which merged with School Bus Holdings Inc. in February 2015 and is now  known as Blue Bird Corporation (NASDAQ: BLBD), and previously served as a director from  September 2013 to April 2019. From 1988 to 2016, Mr. Hennessy served as a Partner at Code  Hennessy & Simmons LLC (“CHS”), a middle-market private equity investment firm he co-founded  in 1988. Prior to forming CHS, Mr. Hennessy was employed by Citicorp from 1984 to 1988 as  head of the Midwest Region for Citicorp Mezzanine Investments and Vice President and Team  Leader with Citicorp Leveraged Capital Group. He began his career in 1981 in the energy lending  group at Continental Illinois National Bank (now Bank of America) where he was a Banking  Officer.  

Mr. Hennessy holds a BA degree, magna cum laude, from Boston College and an MBA from the  University of Michigan Ross School of Business and has dedicated over 25 years serving non profit healthcare, higher education and conservation organizations including Board leadership  positions at the Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, National MS Society, John G. Shedd  Aquarium, Georgetown University and Yellowstone Park Foundation.