Interview

Lead Left Interview –  Rod Rivera and David Baker

This week we chat with Rod Rivera and David Baker, Managing Directors at Capstone Headwaters. Capstone Partners LLC and Headwaters MB, LLC recently announced a strategic transaction combining the two firms. This single platform has 150 professionals, covering 16 dedicated industry groups, spanning 20 offices across the US, UK and Brazil. This combination has resulted

Lead Left Interview –  Andrew Welch (Part 2)

This week continue our conversation with Andrew Welch, managing director, Revelstoke Capital Partners. Revelstoke is a middle market private equity firm headquartered in Denver that focuses on building industry-leading companies in the healthcare and related business services sectors. The firm has about $1.0 billion of assets under management and, since the firm’s inception in mid-2013,

Lead Left Interview –  Andrew Welch

This week we chat with Andrew Welch, managing director, Revelstoke Capital Partners. Revelstoke is a middle market private equity firm headquartered in Denver that focuses on building industry-leading companies in the healthcare and related business services sectors. The firm has about $1.0 billion of assets under management and, since the firm’s inception in mid-2013, has

Lead Left Interview – Bram Smith and Lee Shaiman (Part 2)

In February, LSTA EVP Meredith Coffey sat down with the outgoing LSTA Executive Director Bram Smith and the incoming LSTA Executive Director Lee Shaiman to discuss the last 10 years … and what is on deck for the next 10. Second of two parts – View part one. Meredith Coffey: Bram, today the institutional loan market

Lead Left Interview – Bram Smith and Lee Shaiman

In February, LSTA EVP Meredith Coffey sat down with the outgoing LSTA Executive Director Bram Smith and the incoming LSTA Executive Director Lee Shaiman to discuss the last 10 years … and what is on deck for the next 10. MC: Bram, you joined the LSTA as Interim Executive Director on Sept. 2, 2008, just

Lead Left Interview –  Rob Morris (Part 2)

This week we continue our conversation with Rob Morris, founder and managing partner of Olympus Partners. Prior to founding Olympus in 1988, Rob held a variety of management positions in various manufacturing and financial services businesses at General Electric Corporation, the last of which was Senior Vice President of GE Investment Corporation, where he managed

Lead Left Interview –  Rob Morris

This week we chat with Rob Morris, founder and managing partner of Olympus Partners. Prior to founding Olympus in 1988, Rob held a variety of management positions in various manufacturing and financial services businesses at General Electric Corporation, the last of which was Senior Vice President of GE Investment Corporation, where he managed GE Pension

Lead Left Interview – Brad Raymond (Part 2)

This week we continue our conversation with Brad Raymond, Head of Investment Banking at Stifel Financial. Stifel provides strategic advisory services globally, as well as raising public and private debt and equity. Clients are served by more than 400 bankers at Stifel and its owned companies including KBW and Miller Buckfire. Second of two parts –

Lead Left Interview – Brad Raymond

This week we chat with Brad Raymond, Head of Investment Banking at Stifel Financial. Stifel provides strategic advisory services globally, as well as raising public and private debt and equity. Clients are served by more than 400 bankers at Stifel and its owned companies including KBW and Miller Buckfire. The Lead Left: Brad, thanks for

Lead Left Interview - Dee Dee Sklar (Part 2)

This week we continue our conversation with Dee Dee Sklar, Vice Chair of Subscription Finance, Asset-Backed Finance, Wells Fargo Securities. ABF provides direct structured lending as well as the underwriting and distribution of asset-backed securities for over 550 clients and a risk portfolio of approximately $122BN across consumer, commercial, residential, corporate debt finance and subscription