Full Circle Capital Corporation (NASDAQ:FULL) (“Full Circle Capital”) announced today the appointment of Brian Neilinger as Managing Director of Full Circle Advisors, LLC, the investment advisor to Full Circle Capital. Mr. Neilinger’s primary responsibilities will be transaction origination, execution, underwriting and due diligence. Mr. Neilinger will also lead the firm’s real estate and real estate-related debt and equity transactions.
“As we focus on broadening our investment strategies, we are delighted to be adding Brian Neilinger to our investment team,” said Gregg Felton, President and Co-CEO of Full Circle Capital. “Brian brings extensive finance and industry-specific skills to Full Circle Capital. We welcome Brian to the Full Circle team and look forward to his contributions.”
Mr. Neilinger, (45), has over 20 years of experience in the financial services sector focused primarily on lending, structured finance and securitization. Previously, Mr. Neilinger served as a Managing Director of Aladdin Capital Management, an investment and asset management firm focused on structured debt products. In this role, he organized the firm’s commercial real estate investment strategy. Prior to Aladdin, Mr. Neilinger was a Managing Partner at Saber Real Estate Advisors, a real estate development firm focused on distressed assets. Before Saber, Mr. Neilinger was a Managing Director at CIBC World Markets Corp., the investment banking arm of Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, where he managed the underwriting, structuring and closing of mortgage loans (construction, bridge and term loans) and CMBS securitizations.
From 1994 to 1997, Mr. Neilinger worked as an attorney at Orrick, Herington and Sutcliffe LLP in New York City. Mr. Neilinger has a B.S., Foreign Service (International Economics & Finance), from Georgetown University, and a J.D., from the University of Notre Dame Law School. In addition, Mr. Neilinger is a Member of the Bar of New York State.About Full Circle Capital Full Circle Capital Corporation (Nasdaq: FULL) is a Rye Brook, New York based closed-end investment company that has elected to be treated as a business development company under the Investment Company Act of 1940. Full Circle Capital lends to and invests in senior secured loans and, to a lesser extent, mezzanine loans and equity securities issued by lower middle-market companies that operate in a diverse range of industries. Full Circle Capital’s investment objective is to generate both current income and capital appreciation through debt and equity investments. For additional information visit the company’s website, www.fccapital.com. Forward-Looking Statements This press release contains forward-looking statements which relate to future events or Full Circle Capital's future performance or financial condition. Any statements that are not statements of historical fact (including statements containing the words "believes," "plans," "anticipates," "expects," "estimates" and similar expressions) should also be considered to be forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance, condition or results and involve a number of risks and uncertainties. Actual results may differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements as a result of a number of factors, including those described from time to time in Full Circle Capital's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Full Circle Capital undertakes no duty to update any forward-looking statements made herein.