Crestmark appointed Charles D. Starck as vice president and business development officer of the commercial business credit group. Starck has more than 15 years of commercial finance experience, most recently serving as managing director of commercial banking for Hiawatha National Bank.
Star Mountain Capital, an investment manager focused on the U.S. lower middle markets, promoted Chris Goodwin, former co-head of merchant banking for BNP Paribas, to managing director. The company also opened a Dallas office, which Goodwin will lead.
Golub Capital promoted Andy Steuerman to vice chair of direct lending and Greg Cashman to head of direct lending. Spyro Alexopoulos, Craig Benton, Alissa Grad, Gregory Robbins, Marc Robinson, Rob Tuchscherer and Jason Van Dussen were promoted to senior managing director roles.
Gordon Brothers, a global advisory, restructuring and investment firm, named Tobias Nanda president of brands. Nanda most recently served as vice president of GB Merchant Partners at Gordon Brothers. Prior to joining the company, he held several senior positions at private equity firms.
International law firm McDermott Will & Emery appointed Mark Fennessy and Sunay Radia to partners in its global transactions practice based in London. Fennessy will serve as head of UK restructuring and both individuals will focus on restructuring and insolvency matters.
eCapital, an alternative finance provider in North America, promoted Jaime Gillespie to chief human resources officer. In her new role, Gillespie will oversee employee engagement, talent management and leadership development.