NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--White Oak Healthcare Finance, LLC (“White Oak”), an affiliate of White Oak Global Advisors, LLC, is pleased to announce that healthcare industry veteran Peter Zone has joined the team as a Director. Mr. Zone will focus on supporting the expansion of their business development efforts across specialized healthcare subsectors.
“We are very excited to have Pete join our team,” said Ross Eldridge, Managing Director at White Oak. “His healthcare domain expertise and strong leveraged finance experience, together with the flexible capital White Oak has raised, will help to expand our rapidly growing footprint in the healthcare lending space.”
Mr. Zone has over 18 years of experience in corporate finance, including 12 years focused exclusively in healthcare, where he managed and contributed to deal teams instrumental in the closing of over 100 debt transactions investing over $5 billion of capital. Mr. Zone has held a broad range of roles where he has developed deep expertise in the origination, structuring, underwriting, and execution of various loan products across the capital structure.
Prior to joining White Oak, Mr. Zone served as a Senior Vice President in the healthcare leveraged finance at GE Capital Healthcare Financial Services, and as a Senior Investment Analyst in the corporate finance group at John Hancock Financial Services.
Mr. Zone’s experience includes investments in key healthcare segments such as pharmaceuticals & outsourced services, medical devices & technology, acute & post-acute healthcare services, and alternate site delivery.
About White Oak Healthcare Finance
White Oak Healthcare Finance, LLC, an affiliate of White Oak Global Advisors, LLC, is a lender to all subsectors within the healthcare industry including healthcare services, pharma and life sciences, medical devices, healthcare technology, healthcare real estate, hospitals and SNFs. White Oak has deep domain expertise with a sole focus on healthcare which enables it to provide flexible and creative solutions with certainty of execution. White Oak offers a differentiated product set including cash flow term loans, asset based loans and ABL Stretch facilities, unitranche facilities, last out financings, real estate financings, equipment financings and opportunistic investments. As a lender with large pools of capital to deploy, White Oak Healthcare Finance generally holds its full loan positions to maturity.
About White Oak Global Advisors
White Oak Global Advisors, LLC is a leading global alternative asset manager specializing in originating and providing financing solutions to facilitate the growth, refinancing and recapitalization of small and medium enterprises. Since its inception in 2007, White Oak Global Advisors, LLC’s disciplined investment process aims to deliver risk-adjusted investment returns for our investors while establishing long term partnerships with our borrowers. More information can be found at www.whiteoaksf.com.