AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CrowdOut Capital LLC, a pioneer in non-bank private lending for growing middle market companies, today announced two new additions to its management team, Christina Gustavson and Darlene Esquivel.
“We’re deepening our bench with financial service expertise as we manage our rapidly growing loan portfolio, now at $155M,” said CEO Alex Schoenbaum.
Gustavson will be CrowdOut’s first controller. She brings a strong accounting background having worked as a senior accountant at C3 Entertainment and at RGM Advisors, an Austin-based quantitative trading firm. A licensed CPA, Gustavson earned a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Texas State University.
Esquivel joins CrowdOut from Northern Trust, where she worked in client services. She will manage the Austin office. Esquivel earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Santa Barbara Business College.
These new additions to the CrowdOut management team is one more example of the company’s impressive growth this year. CrowdOut’s online platform for direct investment by qualified investors is an investment category that never existed until CrowdOut.
CrowdOut is a private lending syndication platform that offers profitable, middle market and lower middle market companies a better way to raise capital. Its online marketplace provides companies seeking capital lending while offering family offices, institutions and qualified investors the opportunity to invest in private lending on a deal-by-deal basis. CrowdOut was founded in 2015. To learn more, please visit www.crowdout.com