Mr. Klein has more than twenty years of diverse business and legal transactional experience. Prior to Carriage Hill, Mr. Klein was Managing Director and Group Head of the Business Credit Group at CapitalSource Finance (NYSE:CSE) and a member of the company’s Executive Management Committee. While at CapitalSource, Mr. Klein built the company’s opportunistic and asset-based lending business, creating a national team of originators, investment professionals and underwriters that closed 64 loans with over $1.0 billion in financing commitments.
Prior to starting the Business Credit Group, Mr. Klein originated, structured, closed and managed a myriad of healthcare loans as Director of the Healthcare Finance Group at CapitalSource. Before joining CapitalSource, Mr. Klein was Senior Vice President with GE Capital and its predecessor company, Heller Financial, where he was responsible for managing a team of investment and loan management professionals as he structured, underwrote and closed senior cash flow and asset-based credit facilities to a diverse portfolio of healthcare companies. Prior to GE and Heller, Mr. Klein was a mergers and acquisitions attorney with Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP. Before that, Mr. Klein attended law school at night and held various sales and sales management positions with Baxter Healthcare Corporation and Caremark, Inc.
Mr. Klein has contributed articles to the Asset Based Finance Journal and served as Vice President of the Baltimore-Washington Chapter of the Commercial Finance Association. He holds a J.D. from American University, Washington College of Law (summa cum laude), an M.B.A. from The Pennsylvania State University and a B.A. in economics from Dickinson College.
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