Monroe Capital LLC said Monday it hired Joe Rodgers as an MD and Southeast Region Group Head in its Atlanta office. Prior to Monroe, Rodgers was a Managing Director & Group Head of Capital Advisory and Private Placements at KPMG Corporate Finance LLC.
Chicago, IL, May 4, 2015 – Monroe Capital LLC today announced Joe Rodgers has joined the firm as Managing Director and Southeast Region Group Head in its Atlanta office.
“We are very excited to add Joe to the Monroe Capital team,” said Ted Koenig, President & CEO of Monroe Capital. “Joe has an accomplished career providing debt solutions to middle-market companies and brings with him many great relationships in the market and a wide range of experience across multiple industries. He will help us continue to grow our robust origination platform that we have built throughout the country.”
Prior to Monroe, Rodgers was a Managing Director & Group Head of Capital Advisory and Private Placements at KPMG Corporate Finance, LLC. He has 23 years of experience in various corporate finance roles spanning across investment banking, consulting and lending. Prior to KPMG, Rodgers worked at Eve Partners, LLC, an Atlanta-based investment banking firm, as a Managing Director, focusing on the transportation and logistics industry. He also worked at Cerberus Capital Management, L.P. as a Managing Director and CIT/Business Capital as a Senior Vice President.
Rodgers earned his B.S. in Finance and Marketing from Florida State University. He is currently a member of the Association for Corporate Growth, Commercial Finance Association, and Turnaround Management Association.
About Monroe Capital
Monroe Capital LLC is a leading provider of senior and junior debt and equity co-investments to middle-market companies in the U.S. and Canada. Investment types include unitranche financings, cash flow and enterprise value based loans, acquisition facilities, mezzanine debt, second lien or last-out loans and equity co-investments. Monroe Capital prides itself on its flexible investment approach and its ability to close and fund transactions quickly. Monroe is committed to being a value-added and user-friendly partner to owners, senior management and private equity sponsors. Monroe has been recognized by Global M&A Network as the 2013 and 2014 Small Mid-Market Lender of the Year and by Private Debt Investor as the 2013 Unitranche Lender of the Year and 2014 Senior Lender of the Year, and by the U.S. Small Business Administration as the 2015 Small Business Investment Company (SBIC) of the Year. To learn more about Monroe Capital LLC, visit www.monroecap.com.