Catalyst’s Spencer Ross joins Northleaf’s private credit team

Canadian private markets investor Northleaf Capital Partners has hired Spencer Ross as a senior associate on its private credit team. Ross, who will focus on the origination, evaluation and monitoring of Northleaf’s private credit investments in North America, joined from Catalyst Capital Group, a Canadian private equity firm. Before then, he served with U.S. private equity firm KPS Capital Partners. Toronto-based Northleaf has recently announced several appointments to its private credit team, including Managing Director David Ross, who heads the operation.


Spencer Ross joins Northleaf Capital Partners as a Senior Associate on the Private Credit Team

Northleaf Capital Partners is pleased to announce that Spencer Ross has joined our firm’s growing private credit team and will be based in Toronto. In this role, he participates in all aspects of Northleaf’s private credit investment activities, with a focus on the origination, evaluation and monitoring of private credit investments in North America. Spencer is also involved in Northleaf’s private credit investor relations activities.

Prior to joining Northleaf, Spencer was an Associate at The Catalyst Group, where he was responsible for the evaluation and execution of private equity investments. Previously, he was an Associate at KPS Capital Partners, a New York based private equity fund. Spencer also has experience as an Investment Banking Analyst at Guggenheim Securities and Bank of America Merrill Lynch. Spencer received a Bachelor of Arts from Cornell University.

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