Waud Capital Partners has named Matthew Albers as vice president of capital markets. Previously, he worked at Antares Capital where he was vice president in the capital markets group.
Chicago, September 5, 2019 – Waud Capital Partners (“Waud” or “Waud Capital”), a leading growth-oriented middle market private equity firm, today announced the appointment of Matthew Albers as Vice President – Capital Markets. In the new role, Mr. Albers will focus on originating debt financings for new investment opportunities and existing portfolio companies. He will also manage and grow the Firm’s relationships with its financing partners.
Mr. Albers brings to Waud nearly a decade of experience with debt capital financings to public and private companies across numerous industries. Most recently, he served as a Vice President in the capital markets group at Antares Capital, where he was responsible for structuring, underwriting, and syndicating debt financings for private equity backed companies. Previously, he held leveraged finance roles with BMO Capital Markets and Huntington National Bank.
“Matt’s addition to Waud strengthens our ecosystem and deepens our capital markets expertise,” said Reeve Waud of Waud Capital. “These new capabilities will enable the Firm to continue its growth and to provide its portfolio companies with a wider array of financing alternatives.”
Mr. Albers received an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, an M.S. in Finance from the Illinois Institute of Technology’s Stuart School of Business, and a B.B.A. in Finance from the Seidman School of Business at Grand Valley State University.
About Waud Capital Partners
Based in Chicago, Waud Capital Partners is a leading growth-oriented private equity firm with total capital commitments of approximately $3.0 billion since its founding in 1993. Waud Capital partners with exceptional management teams to build market leading companies within two industries: healthcare services and business and technology services. Since its founding, Waud Capital has successfully completed more than 280 investments, including platform companies and follow-on opportunities.
For additional information on Waud Capital, visit www.waudcapital.com.