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Rick Hartmann

SVP, Risk Management

Rick is responsible for the credit quality of Square 1’s portfolios for clients across the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast. Before Square 1, Rick was senior vice president of credit risk for PNC Bank, and also spent over 30 years with Royal Bank of Canada serving in a number of business and credit risk roles. He earned an Executive MBA from the University of Western Ontario‚Äôs Ivey School of Business and BS in Biology and BS in Business Administration from the University of Windsor. Rick joined Square 1 in 2015.

Outside the Square

  • Enjoys playing golf and lucky enough to have made two holes in one.
  • Likes to vacation in the Caribbean.
  • Is a Canadian native and has played hockey most of his life.


  • Credit and Risk Management


  • Mid-Atlantic
  • Southeast


406 Blackwell Street
Suite 240
Durham, NC 27701

P: 919.597.7507

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