DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Preston Hollow Capital announced today the addition of Lynn Wheatley as Senior Credit Underwriter. Wheatley’s corporate responsibilities include evaluation, analysis and underwriting of the real property components of the firm’s investments. “Lynn’s extensive experience as a commercial real estate underwriter give us depth in this critical function as we continue to grow the business,” says Jim Thompson, the Chairman and CEO of Preston Hollow Capital.
Before joining Preston Hollow Capital, Wheatley worked with GE Capital for 11 years. While with GE, Wheatley served as Senior Vice President at GE Capital Bank where he managed the credit perspective for its commercial real estate portfolio and as Securitization Manager where he led GE Capital Real Estate risk management in the securitization of commercial mortgages with pool contributions ranging from $150 million to $1.0 billion. Wheatley’s prior experience includes the underwriting and origination of commercial real estate loans at Column Financial, a Credit Suisse Company, and attestation engagements at BDO USA, LLP.
Mr. Wheatley is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a MBA from the Cox School of Business at Southern Methodist University and a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting and Finance from Hardin-Simmons University.
About Preston Hollow Capital and Jim Thompson
Preston Hollow Capital is a diversified merchant bank launched in January 2014 by Jim Thompson, the former President and Chief Executive Officer of ORIX USA. The PHC team, comprised of former ORIX USA senior executives and employees, seeks to produce superior risk-adjusted returns across a broad spectrum of investment strategies. Mr. Thompson, along with his wife Angela, supports Dallas-area non-profits through the Jim & Angela Thompson Foundation, and STEM education initiatives through the Blue Sky Educational Foundation. He is a board member of the Dallas Urban Debate Alliance, and is a former board member of Dallas CASA, Angel Flight South Central and the AOPA Foundation.
Contact Preston Hollow Capital at Admin@PHCLLC.com or 214-389-0800.