Middle-market private equity firm Levine Leichtman Capital Partners has hired Debbie Habib as a director on its U.S. investment originations team. In her new role, Habib will be responsible for the origination of new investment opportunities and investment due diligence with a focus on the Northeastern U.S. She will be based in LLCP’s New York office.
Prior to joining LLCP, Habib worked at Lindsay Goldberg where she was a vice president. There she led the firm’s business development efforts. Habib began her career at FGI Worldwide, a New York-based commercial finance company, where she spent 10 years in various leadership roles, including overseeing the firm’s business development team.
Habib has a bachelor’s degree in journalism from New York University and an MBA from Columbia University and London Business School.
According to the firm, LLCP currently manages approximately $7.3 billion of assets.