Daily News: November 4, 2014

White Oak Expands Originations with Grossman

Kevin Grossman joined White Oak Global Advisors, as managing director of originations, responsible for originating and underwriting new investment opportunities for private debt funds.

Prior to joining White Oak, Grossman served as managing director and co-founder of the Later Stage/Lower Middle Market Group at Hercules Technology Growth Capital. He has held senior-level positions at Silicon Valley Bank, BFI Business Finance, Fremont Financial and National Bank of Canada.

He brings nearly 20 years of experience in alternative finance and venture banking, including originating, underwriting, credit and portfolio management. Grossman will be based in Denver, Colorado.

“We are excited to welcome top-level talent like Kevin to the team,” said Darius J. Mozaffarian, partner and head of originations. “He brings a high level of energy as well as deep experience and a proven track record within the middle market lending community. With him on board, we look forward to accelerating into new geographic areas, expanding our strategic market coverage and assisting companies with their growth objectives.”