"Victory Park has been a great partner for us in every sense of the word. They are collaborative, creative and eager to help us find solutions. I would gladly recommend them to any company looking for a strategic capital provider to help grow their business."
– Al Goldstein, CEO
Avant Credit Corporation
CHICAGO – June 30, 2014 – Victory Park Capital (VPC), an asset management firm focused on middle-market debt and equity investments, announced today that it has named Jason Brown partner. Brown, a twenty-year financial services veteran will lead the firm’s new Los Angeles office. VPC is headquartered in Chicago with additional resources in Boston, Los Angeles and San Francisco.
“Jason’s addition to our leadership team is a testament to the strength of the firm and the caliber of talent and expertise that will continue to drive our business forward,” said Richard Levy, chief executive officer and founder of VPC. “His track record in the middle-market, specifically in providing alternative financing strategies that support growth, acquisitions, turnarounds and balance sheet optimization, more than exemplifies his capabilities. I look forward to his partnership in driving continued opportunities for our firm and our growing platform in the Western region.”
Brown was previously a managing director in corporate and restructuring finance at GE Capital, where he spent over 10 years. He oversaw teams in the west and mountain regions, serving capital needs of manufacturers, wholesalers, distributors and service companies. Prior to GE Capital, he was alternate group manager at Comerica Bank. Brown has also served as the president of the Los Angeles chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) where he is a current Los Angeles chapter and global board member. He attended Sydney University and the University of Southern California.
“I’m thrilled at the opportunity to join VPC as it continues to grow and expand its capabilities,” said Brown. “VPC is a leader in servicing the middle market. I hope to leverage my experience in providing structured financing solutions to a diversified client base among mid-size U.S. companies that help maximize flexibility and liquidity for our portfolio of clients.”
Victory Park Capital is a privately held registered investment advisor dedicated to alternative investing through the management of private investment funds. As specialists in credit and private equity investments, VPC focuses on middle market companies across a diversified range of industries. Whether as a lender or a control investor, VPC seeks to identify opportunities where it believes the potential for reward outweighs the risks entailed. Founded in 2007, VPC is headquartered in Chicago with additional resources in Boston, Los Angeles and San Francisco. For further information, visit: www.victoryparkcapital.com.