Mr. Wartak joined Cold Bore in 2021 as an Operating Partner. Prior to Cold Bore, Mr. Wartak was a Senior Manager of Corporate Finance and Strategy at Walmart, where he led several finance and strategy special projects for the Board of Directors and members of the Executive Team. Prior to Walmart, he spent time at Apple on the Operations team, where he developed the supply chain traceability strategy for the Apple Watch. Prior to that, Mr. Wartak spent 8 years in the U.S. Navy, leading diverse large and small teams executing enduring and contingent operations across Europe and Africa. Mr. Wartak is an alumnus of Bob Jones University (BS) and Duke University (MBA).