Horizon Technology Finance Management, a registered investment adviser that underwrites and manages secured loans made to companies in the technology, life science, healthcare information and services and sustainability industries, and the manager and adviser for Horizon Technology Finance, promoted Todd A. McDonald and Kevin T. Walsh to senior managing director roles within its business development team.

McDonald joined Horizon in 2017, and is responsible for business development in the east coast technology markets. He has more than 20 years of business development experience in the financial services and venture lending industries, having served as director at ORIX Growth Capital and as group manager and senior vice president at Comerica Bank.

Walsh joined Horizon in 2006, and is responsible for business development in the west coast technology markets. Prior to his current role, he was vice president and senior credit officer at Horizon, responsible for underwriting and portfolio management. Walsh has more than 25 years of experience working with early stage, venture capital-backed technology and life science companies.

“Our origination capabilities have fueled the growth of our platform in recent years, and both Todd and Kevin have been instrumental to our success,” Gerald A. Michaud, president of Horizon, said.  “We are pleased to recognize their excellent track records and achievements in the technology markets of their respective regions. We are grateful for their dedication to Horizon, and look forward to their continued contributions and success as senior leaders of the firm.”