CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Monroe Capital LLC today announced Ryan Flanders has joined the firm as Vice President in its New York office. Ryan will serve on the firm’s Investor Relations & Marketing team.
Prior to Monroe, Ryan was the Head of Private Debt Products at Preqin, where he created and established Preqin’s coverage of the private debt asset class, managing marketing, sales, and external communications on a worldwide basis while serving as a frequent contributor on the conference circuit. Throughout his seven years at Preqin, Ryan also served in client services and business sales roles. Ryan earned his B.A. from the University of Georgia, Athens. He is a Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA).
“We are very excited to add Ryan to the Monroe Capital team,” said Ted Koenig, President & CEO of Monroe Capital. “Ryan has an accomplished career working in sales, client services and, most recently, as worldwide Head of Private Debt at Preqin. He brings with him many great relationships and deep knowledge of the private debt market landscape.”
About Monroe Capital
Monroe Capital LLC (“Monroe”) is a private credit asset management firm specializing in direct lending and opportunistic private credit investing. Since 2004, the firm has provided private credit solutions to borrowers in the U.S. and Canada. Monroe’s middle market lending platform provides senior and junior debt financing to businesses, special situation borrowers, and private equity sponsors. Investment types include unitranche financings; cash flow, asset based and enterprise value based loans; and equity co-investments. Monroe is committed to being a value-added and user-friendly partner to business owners, senior management, and private equity and independent sponsors. The firm is headquartered in Chicago and maintains offices in Atlanta, Boston, Dallas, Los Angeles, New York, and San Francisco. Monroe has been recognized by Private Debt Investor as the 2017 Lower Mid-Market Lender of the Year; Global M&A Network as the 2017 Small Middle Markets Lender of the Year; M&A Advisor as the 2016 Lender Firm of the Year; and the U.S. Small Business Administration as the 2015 Small Business Investment Company (SBIC) of the Year. For more information, please visit monroecap.com.