Daily News: August 8, 2012

Hanson Joins LBC Credit Partners as a Director

LBC Credit Partners, (LBC), a provider of financing solutions to middle-market companies, announced that Fridolf A. Hanson has been hired as a director to augment the firm’s presence in New York and New England.

He will be primarily responsible for originating, structuring and executing new debt investments for LBC. He brings broad industry and product expertise gained at well-respected financial institutions and hedge funds.

Fridolf joined LBC from Royal Bank of Scotland, where he was senior vice president Business Development. He was responsible for originating new senior debt transactions related to acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, recapitalizations, refinancings and corporate growth. Prior to RBS Citizens, he worked at Wells Fargo Foothill and GE Commercial Finance, also in senior business development roles.

“We’re delighted to have Fridolf join us. He brings tremendous expertise and a valuable network of contacts in the private equity, banking and referral communities. He will be instrumental in augmenting coverage in New York and New England and helping LBC deploy capital in middle market transactions,” said Homyar M. Choksi, a managing director at LBC.

Fridolf earned his MBA from the Babcock Graduate School of Management at Wake Forest University and a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Colorado.