Alcentra hires senior VP

Investment firm Alcentra Capital Corp. has named David P. Scopelliti as a senior vice president at Alcentra NY, Alcentra’s advisor. Previously, Scopelliti worked at GarMark where he was a principal.


NEW YORK, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Alcentra Capital Corporation (NASDAQ Global Select Market: “ABDC”) (“Alcentra”) announced today that David P. Scopelliti joined Alcentra NY, LLC, Alcentra’s adviser, as a Senior Vice President. Mr. Scopelliti has more 20 years of middle market experience and will be responsible for transaction sourcing, deal execution and the monitoring of portfolio companies. Most recently, Mr. Scopelliti was a Principal at GarMark, where he focused on investing subordinated debt and equity in middle market companies. Prior to joining GarMark in 2007, Mr. Scopelliti was a Managing Director with Pacific Corporate Group, an alternative asset investment firm, responsible for discretionary and non-discretionary private investment programs for corporate and governmental entities. Prior to that, Mr. Scopelliti served as Head of Private Equity for the State of Connecticut, where he restructured and rebuilt its $4.0 billion private equity program. Mr. Scopelliti’s prior experience also includes having been a Managing Director with CIBC World Markets in its leveraged finance group investing capital alongside financial sponsors.

About Alcentra Capital Corporation
Alcentra ( is an externally-managed, closed-end, non-diversified management investment company that has elected to be regulated as a business development company under the Investment Company Act of 1940. Alcentra’s investment objective is to generate both current income and capital appreciation primarily by making direct investments in lower middle-market companies in the form of subordinated debt and, to a lesser extent, senior debt and minority equity investments. Alcentra’s investment activities are managed by its investment adviser, Alcentra NY, LLC.

About Alcentra NY, LLC
Alcentra NY, LLC is part of Alcentra Group Holdings, Inc. (“Alcentra Group”), one of the world’s leading sub-investment grade credit asset managers focusing on the U.S. and European markets. Alcentra Group has an investment track record that spans across 50 separate investment funds totaling approximately $24 billion (including accounts managed by Alcentra NY, LLC, Alcentra Ltd, and assets managed by Alcentra Group personnel for affiliates under dual officer arrangements).