Mr. Taylor joined PineBridge in 2017 to support the launch of the firm’s middle market private credit business and lead the capital markets effort. Mr. Taylor has over 30 years of banking and lending experience, including middle market direct lending, capital markets and CLO asset management. Prior to joining PineBridge, he was a senior origination team member and Head of Capital Markets at Business Development Corp of America (“BDCA”, a non-traded BDC), where he was hired as a founding team member in 2013. In 2004, Mr. Taylor joined Callidus Capital Management (ultimately becoming Allied Capital Finance), as a founding member of the middle market senior debt platform in the role of Managing Director and Head of Capital Markets, where he was ultimately a senior member of the Allied Capital/GE Capital Unitranche team. Prior to Callidus, Mr. Taylor worked at JPMorgan Chase and First Union where his responsibilities included origination and execution of both private equity supported and non-sponsored debt transactions, capital markets and loan syndications, and middle market M&A transactions.
Mr. Taylor received a Bachelor of Science in Finance from the University of Scranton and a Masters of Business Administration from the Stern School of Business, New York University. Mr. Taylor is also a CFA charterholder.