VPC taps Jamison as chief risk officer

Victory Park Capital has hired Troy Jamison as chief risk officer for the firm’s non-bank financial services portfolio. Previously, Jamison worked at Capital One where he was a managing vice president and credit officer.

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CHICAGO – November 14, 2017 – Victory Park Capital (VPC), an investment firm focused on middle-market debt and equity investments, announced today that Troy Jamison joins as chief risk officer for the firm’s nonbank financial services portfolio. Jamison is based in Chicago and reports directly to CEO and Co-Founder Richard Levy.

As VPC’s first CRO, Jamison oversees the assessment and management of risk within the firm’s credit and equity portfolios, as well as evaluates and executes investments and assists portfolio companies with strategic initiatives.

“Troy’s notable experience and expertise in all areas of our business will be a true value-add in evaluating risk and advising the firm and our portfolio companies,” said Levy. “Troy’s crucial guidance will enable our firm to grow our nonbank financial services portfolio strategically and deliver meaningful results for our investors.”

Jamison brings more than 20 years of industry experience to VPC. He spent the majority of his career with Capital One, as a managing vice president and credit officer, where he led a wide variety of functions focusing on credit risk and analytics across various lending products, in multiple segments, in the U.S. and internationally. Most recently, Jamison served as a senior advisor with the boutique credit risk consultancy 2nd Order Solutions.

“I look forward to working closely with the team at VPC and continuing to drive long-term value creation in the firm’s fintech investments, where risk management has become of utmost importance,” added Jamison.

Jamison graduated from The University of Virginia where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree with Highest Distinction in Electrical Engineering.

About Victory Park Capital
Victory Park Capital Advisors, LLC (VPC) is an investment firm with a focus on alternative credit and a commitment to delivering attractive risk-adjusted returns and capital preservation for its clients. VPC provides privately negotiated debt and equity capital solutions to small and middle market companies across a wide range of industries. We target fundamentally sound businesses in need of liquidity and/or capital structure transformation and often take a leadership role in the financial restructuring process. VPC’s offerings leverage the firm’s special situations and credit structuring expertise and differentiated deal origination capabilities. The firm was founded in 2007 and is headquartered in Chicago, with resources in New York and Los Angeles. VPC is privately held and a Registered Investment Advisor with the SEC. For more information, visit: www.victoryparkcapital.com.