Mr. Evan Zwerman
Senior Vice President of Originations, Big Shoulders Capital
Mr. Zwerman serves as Senior Vice President of Originations for Big Shoulders Capital, a Chicago based family office that makes debt and equity investments in underperforming lower middle-market operating companies. He is responsible for sourcing, originating, and structuring deals including working capital financing, equity plays, bridge and DIP loans, note purchases and bank loan refinancing, acquisition financing, and an array of flexible options for commercial and industrial asset-based funding, ranging in size from $1 to $15 million.
Mr. Zwerman spent his 20+ year career in corporate finance in the New York area, where he has held various roles within business development, underwriting, and portfolio management at White Oak Commercial Finance, MB Financial, Wells Fargo, PNC Bank, Merrill Lynch, and Bank of America.
Mr. Zwerman is an active participant and board member of The Association for Corporate Growth in NY where he chairs the Lenders Committee and annual Beach Conference. He is involved in the Turnaround Management Association, Secured Finance Network, New York Banking & Finance and is a founding member of the New York Finance Supper Club. He received his bachelor’s degree in Finance from the University at Albany State University of New York.