General U.S. Privacy Policy

Visitors that are residents of California should refer to our California Website Privacy Policy supplement.

Visitors that are residents of the United Kingdom, the European Union or the European Economic Area should refer to our EU Privacy Notice supplement.

 

OUR COMMITMENT TO PRIVACY
Your privacy is important to Irradiant Partners, LP and its affiliates (together, “Irradiant,” “our,” “us,” “we” or “company”). To better protect your privacy, we are providing information explaining our online information practices.

This Website Privacy Policy (this “Privacy Policy”) describes how we gather and use information for visitors of this website. Please read this Privacy Policy carefully. If you do not agree with any of the terms and conditions contained herein, please do not access or otherwise use this website.

This Privacy Policy constitutes a legally binding agreement between Irradiant and you, the user of this website. By entering and using this website, you acknowledge your acceptance of, and agree to be bound by, the Privacy Policy stated herein, our [Terms of Use] and all additional terms incorporated by reference herein. If you do not agree to this Privacy Policy, please do not access or use this website.

 

THE INFORMATION WE COLLECT AND HOW WE USE IT
We may collect various types of information from users of this website. For example, knowing how users use our website – tracking their movement through this website – helps us improve website design and usefulness. As a result, Irradiant’s server collects general data pertaining to users, including the length of time spent on this website, the pages accessed while visiting the website and Internet Protocol (IP) addresses. Irradiant generally does not, however, collect any personally identifiable information such as names, home addresses or e-mail addresses from users of this website, unless a user submits such information to us via our “Contact” page.

To the extent that you provide us with any personally identifiable information through or in connection with this website, we may use such information for Irradiant’s business purposes, but will not disclose any personally identifiable information about you to anyone, except as permitted or required by law or regulation and to service providers. In providing personally identifiable information to Irradiant, you consent to Irradiant’s use of such personally identifiable information for the purposes described in this Privacy Policy.

Please note, the transmission of information and data via the Internet is not completely secure. Although we make an effort to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of any information or data transmitted to or through our website; any transmission of information or data by you to or through this website is at your sole risk.

 

CAPACITY
You represent to Irradiant that you have the authority to visit this website according to the [Terms of Use]. This website is only intended for individuals who are at least 18 years of age. We do not knowingly encourage or solicit visitors to this website who are under the age of 18 or knowingly collect personal information from anyone under the age of 18 without parental consent. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from an individual under the age of 18, we will delete that information.

 

COOKIES
Information regarding how you access this website (e.g., browser type, access times and Internet Protocol (IP) address) and your hardware and software is automatically collected through the use of cookies (a small text file placed on your hard drive) or other technologies or tools. This information is used to improve website performance and for our business purposes. You may opt-in to accept cookies automatically by changing the settings on your browser. If you opt-out of certain cookies, you may not be able to access certain parts of this website. You may wish to visit www.aboutcookies.org, which contains comprehensive information about types of cookies, how they are used and how you manage your cookie preferences.

You may access any personally identifiable information we have about you by contacting us at info@Irradiantpartners.com.

 

NOTIFICATION OF CHANGES
We reserve the right to amend this Privacy Policy from time to time and for any reason, in our sole discretion, without notice, by updating this Privacy Policy. Accordingly, users are strongly encouraged to review our Privacy Policy regularly. If we decide to change our Privacy Policy, we will post those changes so our users are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it. If at any point we decide to collect personal information or use any collected information in a manner different from that stated at the time it was collected, we will notify users by posting changes on this page. We will use information only in accordance with the Privacy Policy under which the information was collected. Your continued access or use of this website following the posting of changes to this Privacy Policy means that you accept such revisions, changes and/or amendments. If you object to any of the changes to this Privacy Policy, please stop accessing this website. Please check this page frequently and review any changes to this Privacy Policy carefully so you are aware of any changes, as they are binding on you.

 

MISCELLANEOUS
The provisions in our [Terms of Use] are hereby incorporated by reference.

 

CONTACT US
If you have any questions or concerns about this Privacy Policy, please contact us at info@Irradiantpartners.com.

California Privacy Policy

DATE: April 2022

This California Website Privacy Policy supplements the Website Privacy Policy above with respect to specific rights granted under the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (as amended, the “CCPA”) to natural person California residents and provides information regarding how such California residents can exercise their rights under the CCPA. This supplement is only relevant to you if you are a resident of California as determined in accordance with the CCPA. Information required to be disclosed to California residents under the CCPA regarding the collection of their personal information that is not set forth in this CCPA supplement is otherwise set forth in the Website Privacy Policy above. To the extent there is any conflict with the privacy requirements under the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act and/or Regulation S-P (“GLB Rights”), GLB Rights shall apply.

 

WHAT DOES THIS WEBSITE PRIVACY POLICY APPLY TO?

This Website Privacy Policy applies solely to your interactions with us through our Website (as defined below). If you provide personal information to use through another means (e.g., as an employee or seeking employment, as a client, or as an investor) you will receive a separate privacy notice and that notice will govern that personal information.

 

WHAT INFORMATION DO WE COLLECT ABOUT YOU?

We collect limited types of personal information through our website (the “Website”). The types of personal information we collect about you depends on the nature of your interaction with us. The categories of personal information we have collected from individuals on this Website over the last twelve (12) months include the following:

  • Identifiers, such as name, contact details and address (including physical address, email address and Internet Protocol address);
  • Other customer records, such as telephone number and personal information provided in connection with obtaining account access;
  • Professional or employment-related information;
  • Internet or other electronic network activity information, such as information regarding your use of our Website (e.g., cookies, browsing history and/or search history), as well as information you provide to us when you correspond with us in relation to inquiries.

     

We do not knowingly collect or solicit personal information from anyone under the age of 18.

 

HOW DO WE OBTAIN YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION?

In connection with forming and operating our Website, we collect and maintain your nonpublic personal information from the following sources:

  • Information from your communications with us in connection with this Website, including any update notices provided by you.
  • Information captured on our Website, including registration information, information provided through online forms and any information captured via cookies.

We may combine personal information that you provide to us with information that we collect from or about you from publicly available sources. This will include information collected in an online or offline context.

 

HOW DO WE USE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION?

We will use your personal information for one or more of the following business purposes:

  • To improve our Website and the products and services that we offer and notify you about changes to our products and services.
  • To communicate with you, including responding to requests for information submitted by you through our Website.
  • To keep a record of your relationship with us.
  • To audit and verify the quality and effectiveness of our services and compliance.
  • To detect security incidents and to protect against malicious, deceptive, fraudulent, or illegal activity.
  • To generally comply with U.S., state, local and non-U.S. laws, rules and regulations.

     

Additionally, we may use your personal information to keep you informed of our products and services, if you have provided your consent to us doing so, or where we have an existing relationship with you and we wish to contact you about products and services similar to those which we provide you, in which you may be interested. You may opt-in to certain kinds of marketing, or all forms of marketing at any time, by contacting us and you may unsubscribe to receiving emails by clicking on the “opt-out” or “unsubscribe” link provided in all our marketing emails.

 

WHO DO WE SHARE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION WITH?

We do not sell any of the personal information we collect about you to third parties.

Within the last twelve (12) months, we have shared each of the categories of personal information collected in connection with this website with affiliates and service providers as set forth above in the “What information do we collect about you?” section.

We may also share your personal information with applicable third parties in the event of a reorganization, merger, sale, acquisition, assignment, bankruptcy proceeding, or other disposition of all or a portion of our business, assets or shares.

 

HOW DO WE KEEP YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION SECURE?

We consider the protection of sensitive information to be a sound business practice, and to that end we employ appropriate organizational, physical, technical and procedural safeguards, which seek to protect your personal information in our possession or under our control to the extent possible from unauthorized access and improper use.

 

YOUR RIGHTS UNDER THE CCPA

Deletion Rights: You have the right to request that we delete any of your personal information that we retain, subject to certain statutory exceptions, including, but not limited to, our compliance with U.S., state, local and non-U.S. laws, rules and regulations. We will notify you in writing if we cannot comply with a specific request and provide an explanation of the reasons.

Disclosure and Access Rights: You have the right to request that we disclose to you certain information regarding our collection and use of personal information specific to you over the last twelve (12) months. Such information includes:

  • the categories of personal information we collected about you;
  • the categories of sources from which the personal information is collected;
  • our business or commercial purpose for collecting such personal information;
  • the categories of third parties with whom we share the personal information;
  • the specific pieces of personal information we have collected about you; and
  • whether we disclosed your personal information to a third party, and, if yes, the categories of personal information that each recipient obtained.

     

No Discrimination: We will not discriminate against you for exercising your rights under the CCPA, including by denying service, suggesting that you will receive, or charging, different rates for services or suggesting that you will receive, or providing, a different level or quality of service to you.

How to Exercise Your Rights: To exercise any of your rights under the CCPA, or to access this notice in an alternative format, please submit a request on your behalf using any of the methods set forth in the Contact us section below.

 

CONTACT US

For any requests relating to the exercise of your rights under the CCPA, or questions regarding our processing of your personal information, please submit or have your authorized representative submit a request using any of the methods set forth below.

Call us using the following number: 424-222-8380.

Submit a request online using the following online form: https://Irradiant.com/contact-us 

Email us at the following email address: info@Irradiantpartners.com.

We will contact you to confirm receipt of your request under the CCPA and request any additional information necessary to verify your request. We verify requests by matching information provided in connection with your request to information contained in our records. Depending on the sensitivity of the request and the varying levels of risk in responding to such requests (for example, the risk of responding to fraudulent or malicious requests), we may request further information or your investor portal access credentials, if applicable, in order to verify your request. You may designate an authorized agent to make a request under the CCPA on your behalf, provided that you provide a signed agreement verifying such authorized agent’s authority to make requests on your behalf, and we may verify such authorized person’s identity using the procedures above.

Our goal is to respond to any verifiable consumer request within forty-five (45) days of our receipt of such request, but in certain cases, additional time might be required. Please contact us at info@Irradiantpartners.com with any questions about this California Website Privacy Policy.

California Privacy Policy

OUR COMMITMENT TO PRIVACY (E.U.)
Your privacy is important to Irradiant Partners, LP and its affiliates (together, “Irradiant,” “our,” “us,” “we” or “company”). To better protect your privacy, we are providing information explaining our online information practices.

This EU Website Privacy Policy describes how we gather and use information for visitors of this website, or investors who use our online investor portal, in each case, that are from the EU and supersedes the Privacy Policy of Irradiant linked to this website with respect to EU users, as applicable. Please read this EU Website Privacy Policy carefully.

For the purposes of applicable EU laws, Irradiant and its affiliated general partners and managing members will each be a data controller of any personal data collected by us. If you have any questions regarding our use of your personal data, or this EU Website Privacy Policy, please contact us at info@Irradiantpartners.com.

We rely on various legal bases under applicable data protection legislation in order to process your personal information (e.g., name, title, address, email, IP address, etc.), including our legitimate interests, contractual necessity and as required by law. We use the personal information we collect to operate our business and provide you with the services and products we offer and perform essential business operations. We do not collect any special categories of personal information about you (this includes details about your race or ethnicity, religious or philosophical beliefs, sex life, sexual orientation, political opinions, trade union membership, information about your health and genetic and biometric data). Nor do we collect any information about criminal convictions and offences.

If we require your personal information due to a legal requirement or obligation or in order to perform a contract with you, we will make you aware of this at the time we collect your personal data, and the possible consequences of you failing to provide this personal data. Failure to provide this information means that we cannot provide our services or products to you. In this case, we may have to cancel a product or service you have with us but we will notify you if this is the case at the time.

Further information about the legal bases under which we process your personal information is included in the section headed “Why we use your personal information.”

You do not need to take any action as a result of this EU Website Privacy Policy, but you do have certain rights as described below in the section headed “Your rights.”

 

HOW WE OBTAIN YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
Information you provide to us:
We collect your personal information when you decide to interact with us and we only collect the information necessary to carry out our business for the purposes set out below. You can provide us with personal information via online form, email, post, telephone and this website. We also collect information about you through automated technology.

 

WHY WE USE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
To the extent that you provide us with any personal information, through or in connection with this website (i.e., via online form, telephone, email or post), we may use such information for the following purposes:

   
Purpose Legal Basis
 To provide you with the services or products you have requested.  Contractual necessity
 To keep a record of your relationship with us.  Legitimate interest
 To verify your identity.  Legitimate interest
 To conduct due diligence activities in connection with an actual or prospective corporate transaction or investment with respect to which we are party to.  Legitimate interest
 Fraud and abuse prevention.  Legitimate interest
 Litigation management and conducting internal audits and investigations.  Legitimate interest
 To administer and protect our business and this website.  Legitimate interest
 To make suggestions and recommendations to you about goods or services that may be of interest to you.  Legitimate interest
 

No automated decision-making, including profiling, is used when processing your personal information.

 

MARKETING
We may send you direct marketing communications to keep you informed of our products and services in which you might be interested either where we have obtained your prior consent or based on our legitimate business interests where we have an existing relationship with you and we wish to contact you about similar products or services in which you may be interested. You may opt-in to certain kinds of marketing, and all forms of marketing at any time, by emailing us at info@Irradiantpartners.com. You can also “opt-out”/unsubscribe by contacting us at info@Irradiantpartners.com.

 

DISCLOSURE AND TRANSFER OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

Please note, the transmission of information and data via the Internet is not completely secure. Although we do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of any information or data transmitted to or through this website; any transmission of information or data by you to or through this website is at your sole risk.

Your personal information will be shared with and processed by our affiliates and certain service providers as necessary to fulfil the purposes set out in this policy, including administrators, lenders, banks, auditors, law firms, governmental agencies, tax accountants or pursuant to legal process, self-regulatory organizations, consultants and placement agents. We seek assurances that our standards for data security are met by anyone who enters into an agreement providing a service to, or for us, involving personal data. To the extent your personal information is transferred to countries outside of the EEA, such transfers will only be made in accordance with applicable data privacy laws. For further information about the safeguards/derogations used, please contact us at info@Irradiantpartners.com.

We reserve the right to disclose your personal information as required by law, or when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights and/or comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, request from a regulator, national security, for the purposes of public importance or any other legal or investigatory process involving us. Should we, or any of our affiliated entities, be the subject of a takeover, divestment or acquisition, we may disclose your personal information to the new owner of the relevant business and their advisors on the basis of our legitimate interest.

 

SECURITY AND RETENTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

We may send you direct marketing communications to keep you informed of our products and services in which you might be We are committed to protecting the personal information you entrust to us. We adopt robust and appropriate technologies and policies, so the information we have about you is protected to the extent possible from unauthorized access and improper use. In addition, we limit access to your personal information to those employees, agents, contractors and other third parties who have a business need to know. They will only process your personal data on our instructions and they are subject to a duty of confidentiality.

We have put in place procedures to deal with any suspected personal information breach and will notify you and any applicable regulator of a breach where we are legally required to do so.

We will keep your personal information only for as long as is reasonably necessary for the purposes set out in this EU Website Privacy Policy, unless a longer retention period is required by law. We will not keep more information than we need for those purposes. For further information about how long we will keep your personal information, please contact us at info@Irradiantpartners.com.

 

CAPACITY

This website is only intended for individuals who are at least 18 years of age. We do not knowingly encourage or solicit visitors to this website who are under the age of 18 or knowingly collect personal information from anyone under the age of 18 without parental consent. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from an individual under the age of 18, we will delete that information.

 

COOKIES

Information regarding how you access this website (e.g., browser type, access times and Internet Protocol (IP) address) and your hardware and software is automatically collected through the use of cookies (a small text file placed on your hard drive) or other technologies or tools. This information is used to improve website performance and for our business purposes. Where cookies are not necessary for us to provide the products or services you have requested or for the functioning of this website, we will ask you to consent to their use. You may opt-in to accept cookies automatically by changing the settings on your browser. If you opt-out of certain cookies, you may not be able to access certain parts of this website. You may wish to visit www.aboutcookies.org, which contains comprehensive information about types of cookies, how they are used and how you manage your cookie preferences.

 

YOUR RIGHTS

You have the right to access the personal information we hold about you, and there are a number of ways you can control the way in which and what information we store and process about you. To exercise these rights and controls, please contact us at info@Irradiantpartners.com.

  • Access: You have the right to ask for a copy of the personal information that we hold about you free of charge; however, we may charge a “reasonable fee,” if we think that your request is excessive, to help us cover the costs of locating the information you have requested.
  • Correction: You may notify us of changes to your personal information if it is inaccurate or it needs to be updated.
  • Deletion: If you think that we should not be holding or processing your personal information any more, you may request that we delete it. Please note that this may not always be possible due to legal obligations.
  • Restrictions on use: You may request that we stop processing your personal information (other than storing it), if: (i) you contest the accuracy of it (until the accuracy is verified); (ii) you believe the processing is against the law; (iii) you believe that we no longer need your data for the purposes for which it was collected, but you still need your data to establish or defend a legal claim; or (iv) you object to the processing, and we are verifying whether our legitimate grounds to process your personal information, override your own rights.
  • Object: You have the right to object to processing, including: (i) for direct marketing; (ii) for research or statistical purposes; or (iii) where processing is based on legitimate interests.
  • Portability: If you wish to transfer your personal information to another organization (and certain conditions are satisfied), you may ask us to do so, and we will send it directly if we have the technical means.
  • Withdrawal of consent: If you previously gave us your consent (by a clear affirmative action) to allow us to process your personal information for a particular purpose, but you no longer wish to consent to us doing so, you can contact us to let us know that you withdraw that consent.

     

We may need to request specific information from you to help us confirm your identity and ensure your right to access your personal information (or to exercise any of your other rights). This is a security measure to ensure that personal data is not disclosed to any person who has no right to receive it. We may also contact you to ask you for further information in relation to your request to speed up our response.

 

NOTIFICATION OF CHANGES

We reserve the right to amend this EU Website Privacy Policy from time to time by updating this EU Website Privacy Policy. If we decide to change our EU Website Privacy Policy, we will post those changes so our users are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it. If at any point we decide to collect personal information or use any collected information in a manner different from that stated at the time it was collected, we will notify applicable users. We will use information only in accordance with this EU Website Privacy Policy under which the information was collected.

 

CONTACT US

If you have any questions or concerns about this EU Website Privacy Policy, please contact us at info@Irradiantpartners.com.

 

COMPLAINTS

Should you wish to lodge a complaint with regards to how your personal information has been processed by us, please contact your local supervisory authority. In the UK, this is the Information Commissioner’s Office – https://ico.org.uk/global/contact-us.

Michael Hernandez, Accounting Manager

Michael Hernandez serves as an Accounting Manager at Irradiant, where his role entails corporate accounting, accounts payable, treasury, and assisting in fund related accounting. Previously, he was a Senior Fund Administrator at Western Asset Management Company for just under 3 years. He originally started his career at KPMG, LLP as an Auditor in financial services and primarily focused on asset management clients with some non-for profit and real estate exposure. Michael has completed 3 internships at KPMG, LLP – Corporate Management Intern, Summer Audit Intern, and Winter Audit Intern. Michael has also been involved with Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA), where he provides free tax services to the community. Lastly, Michael obtained his B.S. in Accountancy from California State University, Northridge and is CPA qualified.

Iris Stegman, Senior Associate, Operations

Iris Stegman is a Senior Associate within Irradiant’s Loan Operations team. Ms. Stegman was previously an Associate at Apollo Global Management where she developed process improvements and streamlined reconciliation for the trade support team. Prior to that, Ms. Stegman was Middle Office Analyst at the Bank of New York Mellon where she implemented technology upgrades and performance reporting. At BNY Mellon, she additionally served on the department’s Investment Operations Technology Committee, tasked with developing automated workflow solutions. Ms. Stegman holds a B. S. in policy and decision science from Carnegie Mellon University.

Kris Woods, Vice President

Kris Woods is a Vice President for Irradiant’s liquid credit activities focused on broadly syndicated loans, high yield bonds and CLOs. Previously, Mr. Woods served as a portfolio analyst at Beach Point Capital Management for 9 years dedicated to evaluating and rebalancing investment portfolios and quantifying risk. During his tenure he was integrally involved in the launch of the Sandstone Peak CLO business as well as trading and managing the firm’s cash portfolio. Prior to joining Beach Point in 2013, Mr. Woods worked at Deutsche Bank AG. Mr. Woods received a B.A in Finance from the University or San Diego.

Sina Almasian, Vice President

Sina Almasian is a Vice President for Irradiant’s liquid credit activities focused on broadly syndicated loans and high yield bonds with six years of experience in leveraged finance/fixed income markets.

Mr. Almasian was previously a senior analyst at Nuveen Asset Management/Symphony Asset Management for approximately three years where he focused on investing in high yield and leveraged loans primarily within media and telecommunications. Prior to his experience at Nuveen,

Mr. Almasian had been an analyst at Wells Fargo Principal investments for three years where he focused on investing across investment grade, high yield, and leveraged loans. Mr. Almasian graduated from Stanford University with a B.A in Economics.

Heather Ross, Head of HR & Executive Assistant

Heather Ross serves as Head of Human Resources & Administration and Executive Assistant to the Firm’s Chairman, Mike Levitt. Prior to joining Irradiant, Heather was executive assistant to Mike Levitt at KACALP, joining in 2016.  Prior to joining KACALP, Ms. Ross worked with Mr. Levitt at Apollo Global Management, LLC and at Stone Tower Capital, LLC.  Before joining Stone Tower in 2007, Mr. Ross worked as an executive assistant at private equity firms Crestview Partners and Hicks, Muse, Tate & Furst, Incorporated. Heather is a member of SHRM and earned a B.S. in Business Administration in 2002 from Molloy College in New York.

Melinda Toh, Vice President, Legal & Compliance

Melinda Toh is Vice President – Legal & Compliance for Irradiant. She has more than 15 years of investment and regulatory compliance experience. Prior to joining Irradiant, she worked as a consultant for ACA Global. Previously, she was a vice president of compliance for BlackRock, Inc.

(NYSE:BLK) / Tennenbaum Capital Partners, LLC (“TCP”), where she administered the compliance program and oversaw the management of expert networks and political intelligence platforms.

Before TCP, she was a compliance analyst for Nuveen Investments. Prior to that, she was a senior compliance officer with Post Advisory Group. Earlier in her career, Ms. Toh held various compliance focused roles at Pacific Investment Management Company, Metropolitan West Asset Management and The Capital Group Companies. Ms. Toh earned his B.A. from the University of California, Los Angeles.

Chandler Hillin, Senior Associate
Chandler Hillin is a Senior Associate and a member of the investment team focused on private investments. Previously, he was an associate at Owl Rock Capital, where he focused on credit-oriented investment opportunities across a broad range of industries, securities and structures. Prior to that, he was an analyst with the energy private equity team and an analyst with the private credit team at Stellus Capital Management. Mr. Hillin received a B.B.A. in Energy Finance from Texas Tech University and a M.S. in Energy Economics from Rice University.
Brent Kirshner, Director
Brent Kirshner is a Director and a member of the investment team focused on private investments. Previously, Mr. Kirshner was a principal at Gamut Capital Management, where he focused on private equity, distressed debt and structured investments. Prior to that, he was an associate at Ares Management, where he focused on private equity. Prior to Ares, he was an analyst with The Blackstone Group. Mr. Kirshner received his B.B.A. from the University of Michigan.
Hilary Adams, Director of Investor Relations & Marketing

Hilary Adams is Director of Investor Relations & Marketing. Prior to joining Irradiant, she was Sr. Vice President at Jefferies Credit Partners where she was responsible for client services and Investor Relations for the Western US and Canada. She served in a similar capacity at Solace Capital Partners, a distressed debt and special situations fund based in Los Angeles.  Ms. Adams started her career at the Royal Bank of Canada in Toronto, Ontario and has a BA in Political Science from Concordia University in Montréal, QC.

Jon Levinson, Co-CEO and Co-Founder

Jon Levinson is the Co-CEO and head of private investments. Additionally, he is a member of Irradiant’s Management Committee, Investment Committees and Valuation Committees for the Solutions Strategy and Renewables Strategy. Prior to the launch of Irradiant, Mr. Levinson was a managing partner of KACALP, where he was head of opportunistic investments and co-head of renewable investing activities. Prior to joining KACALP, Mr. Levinson was a partner at TPG-Axon Capital Management, a global multi-strategy investment firm. At TPG-Axon Capital, Mr. Levinson led investments in both liquid securities and private companies, and across different asset classes, industries, and geographies. Prior to TPG-Axon Capital, Mr. Levinson was an associate at TPG Capital where he focused on private equity investments in several sectors, including transportation, media and technology. Mr. Levinson graduated summa cum laude from Yale University with a double major in Economics and the program in Ethics, Politics, and Economics.

John Eanes, Co-CEO and Co-Founder

John Eanes is the Co-CEO and head of liquid investments at Irradiant, which includes the collateralized loan obligation (CLO) platform. Additionally, he is a member of Irradiant’s Management Committee, Investment Committees and Liquid Credit Strategy Valuation Committee. Prior to the launch of Irradiant Partners, John served as head of the liquid credit group at Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors, focused on broadly syndicated loans and high yield bonds. Before that, Mr. Eanes spent ten years at Ares Management in the firm’s Tradable Credit Group, where he most recently was a Partner and Portfolio Manager, co-heading the firm’s U.S. long-only liquid credit business comprising roughly $18 billion of assets, and where he sat on the firm’s investment committee for long-only syndicated credit investments in leveraged loans and high yield bonds. Mr. Eanes managed Ares’ $11 billion U.S. CLO business from 2012-2016 and before that was a senior credit analyst covering a variety of industry sectors in the leveraged loan and high yield universe. While at Ares Management, Mr. Eanes sat on the board of directors of the Loan Syndications and Trading Association (LSTA) from 2015-2016. Prior to his time at Ares, Mr. Eanes was an analyst in the securitization banking group at Lehman Brothers, where he focused on structuring asset-backed securities for issuers with esoteric portfolios. Mr. Eanes graduated summa cum laude with a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Pennsylvania.

Mike Levitt, Chairman and Co-Founder

Mike Levitt is the Chairman of Irradiant.  He also serves as a member of the Firm’s Investment Committees.  Prior to the launch of Irradiant, he was the chief executive officer of KACALP from 2016 to 2021. Before joining KACALP, Mike served as a vice chairman with Apollo Global Management, LLC.  At Apollo, he was a partner in the private equity and credit businesses.  In 2001, Mike founded Stone Tower Capital LLC. He served as chairman, CEO and CIO and grew Stone Tower to $17 billion in credit-focused alternative investments. Stone Tower was acquired by Apollo in 2012. Before founding Stone Tower, he worked as a partner at the private equity firm Hicks, Muse, Tate & Furst Incorporated, where he invested in media and consumer businesses. Earlier in his career, Mike served as the co-head of the investment banking division of Smith Barney Inc. He began his investment banking career at Morgan Stanley & Co., Inc., where he oversaw corporate finance and advisory businesses related to private equity firms and non-investment grade companies. Mike currently serves as the co-chairman and chief executive officer of Core Scientific, Inc., a blockchain technology company he co-founded. He is also a member of the Visiting Committee of the Ross School of Business and the Trustee of the Law School’s Cook Trust. Over the years, Mike has worked with numerous philanthropic organizations, including the Make-A-Wish Foundations of America and New York, and the New York Police and Fire Widows’ and Children’s Benefit Fund. Mike has a B.B.A. and J.D. from the University of Michigan and serves on the University’s Investment Advisory Board.

Seth Zeleznik, Managing Director

Seth Zeleznik is a Managing Director and a member of the investment team focused on private investments. He also serves as a member of the Investment Committee for these two strategies and as a member of the Firm’s DE&I Council.  Previously, Mr. Zeleznik was a managing director at KACALP. Prior to that, he was a managing director at Blackstone Alternative Asset Management on the special situations investment team within Blackstone. While at Blackstone, Mr. Zeleznik was responsible for sourcing, evaluating and executing both private and public investments across asset classes and geographies. Prior to Blackstone, Mr. Zeleznik worked at Bear Stearns in the CDO/CLO group and on the fixed income emerging markets desk. Mr. Zeleznik graduated summa cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania with a B.S. in economics with concentrations in finance and operations & information management from the Wharton School and a B.A.S. in systems engineering from the School of Engineering.

Jenna Young, Managing Director

Jenna Young is a Managing Director and a member of the investment team focused on private investments. She also serves as a member of the Investment Committee for these two strategies and as a member of the Firm’s DE&I Council.  Previously, Ms. Young spent over a decade at KACALP sourcing, executing and underwriting investments. Prior to that, Ms. Young was an analyst in RBS Greenwich Capital’s Leveraged Capital Markets group where she was involved in the origination, execution and syndication of leveraged transactions. Ms. Young graduated magna cum laude from Georgetown University with a B.S. in Finance and International Business.

Alta Yen, Managing Director

Alta Yen is a Managing Director and a member of the investment team focused on private investments. She also serves as a member of the Investment Committee for these two strategies and as a member of our ESG Committee. Previously, Ms. Yen was a managing director at KACALP. Prior to that, she was the managing director of strategic planning for the General Electric Company (“GE”), including the development of a “future of energy” strategy for the power and renewable businesses.  Prior to that position, Ms. Yen held numerous roles at GE Energy Financial Services, the energy investing division of GE, where she was involved with creating the investment strategy as well as transactional business development, deal analysis/structuring, due diligence and portfolio management. She has twenty years of experience in the power and renewable sectors in both debt and equity investments.  Ms. Yen earned a B.A. in International Relations from Tufts University and an M.B.A. from the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business.

Edmund Wong, Director – Project Finance

Edmund Wong is a Director – Project Finance and a member of the investment team focused on private investments. Previously, he was a director at CIT, where he focused on power and project finance. Prior to that, he was an associate at AES Corporation. He started his career at GE Capital as an energy financial services analyst and subsequently a senior analyst with the greenhouse gas services team. Mr. Wong earned his bachelor’s degree in finance and economics from the University of Connecticut School of Business.

Angela Williams, Executive Assistant

Ms. Williams is the Executive Assistant to Jon Levinson and John Eanes, Co-CEO’s of Irradiant. Angela has more than 20 years of experience supporting C-Suite executives in the finance and private equity sectors. Prior to Irradiant, Angela was a senior executive assistant at KACALP, and previously held similar roles at Ares Management and Credit Suisse.

Patrick White, Managing Director

Patrick White is a Managing Director for Irradiant’s liquid credit activities, focused on broadly syndicated loans and high yield bonds, and is a member of the Investment Committee for the Liquid Credit Strategy. Mr. White previously served as a co-head of research at KACALP, prior to which he spent 11 years as a credit analyst for LCM Asset Management LLC, the leveraged loan strategy of Tetragon Financial Group, where he was responsible for selecting, analyzing, and monitoring LCM’s investments in a variety of industries, notably chemicals, packaging, and industrials. Prior to joining LCM in 2007, then a business of Credit Agricole CIB, Mr. White was an analyst at Silverline Capital Partners, LLC, a middle market private equity firm, and was an equity trader for Pilot Advisors, LP, a New York-based long/short equity fund. Mr. White received his B.A. in Economics from Dartmouth College. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charter-holder and is a member of the CFA Society of New York.

Denise Wasserman, Vice President – Head of Loan Operations

Denise Wasserman is Vice President – Head of Loan Operations for Irradiant. Prior to joining Irradiant, Ms. Wasserman was an associate vice president at Ares Management LLC. At Ares, Ms. Wasserman was part of the Investment Control team where she oversaw portfolio compliance, monitored trade execution, and oversaw settlements across various asset classes. Prior to Ares, Ms. Wasserman was an operations officer at Aristotle Credit Partners, LLC., where she oversaw corporate bond and bank loan operations, while also supporting the trading desk. Ms. Wasserman holds a master’s degree in business administration with an emphasis in finance from the University of Redlands, and a bachelor’s degree in political science from California State University, Fullerton.

Melinda Toh, Vice President – Legal & Compliance

Melinda Toh is Vice President – Legal & Compliance for Irradiant. She has more than 15 years of investment and regulatory compliance experience. Prior to joining Irradiant, she worked as a consultant for ACA Global.  Previously, she was a vice president of compliance for BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) / Tennenbaum Capital Partners, LLC (“TCP”), where she administered the compliance program and oversaw the management of expert networks and political intelligence platforms. Before TCP, she was a compliance analyst for Nuveen Investments. Prior to that, she was a senior compliance officer with Post Advisory Group. Earlier in her career, Ms. Toh held various compliance focused roles at Pacific Investment Management Company, Metropolitan West Asset Management and The Capital Group Companies. Ms. Toh earned his B.A. from the University of California, Los Angeles.

Bjorn Sperber, Chief Financial Officer

Bjørn Sperber is the Chief Financial Officer of Irradiant.  He also serves as a member of our Management Committee and Valuation Committees.  He is responsible for accounting and reporting, partnership tax reporting and financial analysis for the Firm, its managed accounts and associated operating entities.  Prior to joining Irradiant in August 2021, Mr. Sperber was First Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer overseeing private fund accounting and reporting for CIM Group, LP.  Mr. Sperber received an M.B.A. from the University of Southern California Marshall School of Business and a B.A. in Economics from the University of California, Los Angeles.

Julie Shulse, Vice President, Controller

Julie Shulse serves as a Controller for Irradiant and its associated operating entities. Previously, Ms. Shulse was an assistant controller at KACALP. Prior to that, she was an assistant fund controller at Griffin Capital Company. Prior to Griffin, she was a senior fund accountant at Canyon Capital Advisors. Ms. Shulse started her career as a senior financial services auditor at Rothstein Kass. She graduated from the University of California, Santa Barbara with a B.A. in Business Economics.

Nick Shashy, Vice President

Nick Shashy is a Vice President and a member of the investment team focused on private investments. Mr. Shashy was previously an investment professional covering opportunistic credit and private renewable strategies at KACALP. Prior to that, Mr. Shashy was an associate at AllianceBernstein, focusing on analyzing, structuring, and executing private credit transactions. Prior to AllianceBernstein, Mr. Shashy worked within Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s Leveraged Finance group.  Mr. Shashy graduated from the University of Virginia’s McIntire School with a B.S. in Commerce and Mathematics.

Heather Ross, Head of Human Resources & Administration and Executive Assistant

Heather Ross serves as Head of Human Resources & Administration and Executive Assistant to the Firm’s Chairman, Mike Levitt. Prior to joining Irradiant, Heather was executive assistant to Mike Levitt at Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors, L.P., joining in 2016.  Prior to joining Kayne Anderson, Ms. Ross worked with Mr. Levitt at Apollo Global Management, LLC and at Stone Tower Capital, LLC.  Before joining Stone Tower in 2007, Ms. Ross worked as an executive assistant at private equity firms Crestview Partners and Hicks, Muse, Tate & Furst, Incorporated. Heather is a member of SHRM and earned a B.S. in Business Administration in 2002 from Molloy College in New York.

Marc Rogalski, Vice President

Marc Rogalski is a Vice President for Irradiant’s liquid credit activities, focused on broadly syndicated loans and high yield bonds. Mr. Rogalski was previously a senior associate for the liquid credit group, before which he served as an associate in KACALP’s corporate finance group, responsible for the development of the firmwide operating forecast. He also played an integral role in the refinancing process of the firm’s corporate credit facility. Prior to joining the firm in 2016, Mr. Rogalski was an investment banking analyst at Stifel Financial, and prior thereto was a credit research analyst at Prudential Global Investment Management. Mr. Rogalski received his B.A. in Economics from Swarthmore College.

Erik Quintana, Senior Managing Director & Portfolio Manager

Erik Quintana is a Senior Managing Director and Portfolio Manager for Irradiant, focused on broadly syndicated and middle market CLOs, and is a member of the Investment Committee and Valuation Committee for the Liquid Credit Strategy. Previously, Mr. Quintana served as a Managing Director and Assistant Portfolio Manager at KACALP. Prior to that, Mr. Quintana spent six years at Ares Management in the Tradable Credit Group, where he most recently was a principal and manager of the CLO analytics and reporting group. Mr. Quintana focused on supporting CLO structuring, portfolio management, and portfolio analysis for Ares’ $13 billion U.S. CLO business. Prior to his time at Ares, Mr. Quintana spent nine years at ING Capital Advisors/West Gate Horizons Advisors as an analyst for U.S. and European CLOs. Mr. Quintana received his B.A. in Business Finance from Whittier College and an M.B.A from the University of La Verne.

Mark Niles, Managing Director

Mark Niles is a Managing Director for Irradiant’s liquid credit activities, focused on broadly syndicated loans and high yield bonds, and is a member of the Investment Committee for the Liquid Credit Strategy. He also is a member of our DE&I Council.  Mr. Niles previously served as a senior vice president at KACALP, before which he was a senior analyst at Western Alliance Bancorporation, covering healthcare, media, and business services as part of their syndicated loan strategy. Prior thereto, he managed venture debt investments in media and technology companies for Silicon Valley Bank and was a senior analyst and founding member of the credit platform for Silver Lake and an associate at American Securities Capital Partners evaluating distressed opportunities and special situations. Mr. Niles began his career as a high yield and structured product analyst for Well Fargo’s principal investments team. Niles earned a B.A. in Economics from the University of California, Berkeley in 2002 and a M.Sc. in International Economics from the University of London in 2005.

Megan Neligan, Vice President

Megan Neligan is a Vice President and a member of the investment team focused on private investments. She also is a member of our ESG Committee.  Previously, she was with KACALP. Prior to that, Ms. Neligan was an associate at Cypress Creek Renewables, where she raised and structured debt and tax equity for utility-scale solar assets across the United States. Ms. Neligan graduated with distinction from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, with a B.A. in Environmental Studies with a concentration in energy.

Kristy Mercurio, Vice President, Investor Relations & Marketing

Kristy Mercurio is a Vice President for Irradiant’s investor relations and marketing department. Prior to joining Irradiant, Ms. Mercurio was a marketing associate at KACALP, where she was responsible for designing and managing investor materials and communications, coordinating investor events, and managing the aesthetic of all public representations of the firm. Prior to KACALP, Ms. Mercurio was an executive assistant and marketing assistant at Wells Fargo Asset Management. Ms. Mercurio earned her B.S. from University of California Davis in 2010.

Cindy McKenney, Vice President, Controller

Cindy McKenney serves as a Controller for Irradiant and its associated operating entities. Prior to joining Irradiant Partners, LLC., Ms. McKenney was an accounting manager at MIG Capital, a long/short equity fund based in Newport Beach, CA where she was responsible for fund accounting, analytics, and reporting. Prior to MIG Capital, Ms. McKenney worked for Canyon Partners, a multi-strategy hedge fund, where she was primarily responsible for the accounting and reporting functions for their ICE funds. Ms. McKenney’s professional experiences also include working as a fund accountant at Ares Management in Los Angeles and as an accountant at Pioneer Investments in Boston. Cindy earned her B.A. from Southern New Hampshire University, in Business Studies with an emphasis on International Management.

Marc McAfee, Director

Marc McAfee is a Director for Irradiant’s liquid credit activities, focused on broadly syndicated loans and high yield bonds. Mr. McAfee previously served as a senior vice president at KACALP, prior to which he was a senior credit analyst and co-portfolio manager at Canaras Capital Management, covering industrials, media, and business services as part of the leveraged credit research and investment team. Previously, he focused on distressed credit workouts and restructurings on the Special Situations Group at MBIA. Mr. McAfee started his career as an analyst on the Leveraged Finance and Financial Sponsors teams at Banc of America Securities. McAfee earned a B.S. in Business from Washington and Lee University and a M.B.A from the Darden School at the University of Virginia.

Tristan Macnguyen, Senior Associate

Tristan Macnguyen is a Senior Associate at Irradiant, focused on broadly syndicated loans and high yield bonds. Mr. Macnguyen was previously an associate at KACALP. Prior to that, he spent 3 years at Franklin Templeton as a research associate in the firm’s corporate credit group, where he covered a variety of sectors, most notably Gaming, Leisure, and Lodging. Mr. Macnguyen graduated from the University of California, Berkeley with a BA in Economics.

Sherri Li, Director – Asset Management

Sherri Li is a Director of Asset Management and a member of the investment team focused on private investments. Previously, she was a senior manager at Brookfield Renewable, where she focused on asset management and solar optimization. Prior to that, she was a senior manager at TerraForm Power. Prior to TerraForm, she held various positions at NextEra Energy Resources. Ms. Li earned a B.A. from the University of California, San Diego and a M.S. from Boston University.

Brent Kirshner, Director

Brent Kirshner is a Director and a member of the investment team focused on private investments. Previously, Mr. Kirshner was a principal at Gamut Capital Management, where he focused on private equity, distressed debt and structured investments. Prior to that, he was an associate at Ares Management, where he focused on private equity. Prior to Ares, he was an analyst with The Blackstone Group. Mr. Kirshner received his B.B.A. from the University of Michigan.

Jarvis Hollingsworth, Vice Chairman & Chief Operating Officer

Jarvis V. Hollingsworth is Vice Chairman & Chief Operating Officer of Irradiant. He also serves as a member of the Firm’s Management Committee and Valuation Committees, Chair of the Firm’s ESG Committee and Chair of the Firm’s DE&I Council.  Previously, he served as the Secretary/General Counsel of KACALP and is a former Partner of the law firm Bracewell LLP where he served on the firm’s management committee. Jarvis has served as a director of several public and private companies and not-for-profit organizations, currently serving as a Director of Laredo Petroleum, Inc. (NYSE:LPI), a diversified energy company, and as Lead Director of Core Scientific, Inc., the largest Blockchain infrastructure, hosting provider and digital asset miner in North America. He also currently serves as Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas, a $195 billion pension trust fund for retirees, teachers and employees of education-related institutions. Jarvis is a member of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas Financial Sector Advisory Council and the finance committee of the Memorial Hermann Hospital System. He is a former Director of Emergent Technologies LP, a fintech company that provides payment services in emerging markets using a gold-backed digital currency and is also a former Director of Cullen/Frost Bankers Inc. (Frost Bank) (NYSE: CFR), based in San Antonio, Texas.  Jarvis formerly served as Chairman of the Board of Regents of the University of Houston System and is also a former director of the State Bar of Texas. He received a Bachelor of Science from the United States Military Academy at West Point, where he was a four-year letterman on the Army football team and served for several years on active and reserve duty in the United States Army upon graduation and received his Juris Doctor from the University of Houston Law Center.

Chandler Hillin, Senior Associate

Chandler Hillin is a Senior Associate and a member of the investment team focused on private investments. Previously, he was an associate at Owl Rock Capital, where he focused on credit-oriented investment opportunities across a broad range of industries, securities and structures. Prior to that, he was an analyst with the energy private equity team and an analyst with the private credit team at Stellus Capital Management. Mr. Hillin received a B.B.A. in Energy Finance from Texas Tech University and a M.S. in Energy Economics from Rice University.

Elizabeth Greenwood, General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer

Ms. Greenwood is General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer of Irradiant.  She also serves as a member of our Management Committee, Valuation Committees, ESG Committee and DE&I Council.  Prior to joining Irradiant in August 2021, she was a managing director in the legal department at BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE: BLK). Ms. Greenwood joined BlackRock in 2018 when it acquired Tennenbaum Capital Partners, LLC (“TCP”).  Ms. Greenwood joined TCP in 2007 and served as General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer of TCP from 2008 through the date of acquisition. At the time of the acquisition, TCP had approximately $9 billion in committed capital under management focused on middle-market direct lending and special situations credit. Ms. Greenwood is the chair of the Santa Monica Citizens Bond Oversight Committee.  Ms. Greenwood received a J.D. from Stanford Law School and a Bachelor of Business Administration with highest honors from The University of Texas at Austin.

Joe Geyer, Senior Associate

Joe Geyer is a Senior Associate for the Firm’s liquid credit activities, focused on broadly syndicated CLOs. He is also a member of our DE&I Council.  Mr. Geyer was previously an associate at KACALP, prior to which he spent 3 years as a trader working on the CLO desk at RBC Capital Markets in New York. Mr. Geyer graduated with honors from the University of Chicago, earning a B.A. in political science and completing an undergraduate partnership program with the Booth School of Business.

Anthony Garcia, Director

Anthony Garcia is a Director at Irradiant, where he is focused on broadly syndicated loans and high yield bonds. He is also a member of our ESG Committee. Mr. Garcia previously served as a senior vice president at KACALP. Prior to that, he spent six years as a senior credit analyst for The TCW Group, where he was responsible for selecting, analyzing and monitoring investments within TCW’s high yield and leveraged loan strategies across a broad range of sectors including gaming, lodging, leisure, retail, restaurants and REITs. Before joining TCW in 2013, Mr. Garcia was an analyst at Bank of America Merrill Lynch for the New York-based high yield credit research platform. Mr. Garcia received his B.S. in Business Administration from the Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley and an M.B.A. from the UCLA Anderson School of Management.

Jason Edwards, Managing Director, Head Trader

Jason Edwards is the Head Trader of liquid credit at Irradiant, focused on broadly syndicated loans and high yield bonds. Previously, Mr. Edwards served as the head trader at KACALP. Prior to that, Mr. Edwards spent nine years at Ares Management, where he was most recently a principal and trader for the tradable credit group focused on credit, equity and derivative portfolios comprising roughly $20 billion of assets. Before his time as a trader at Ares, he was head of the portfolio risk and analytics group providing detailed analysis on portfolio positioning, market trends and risk metrics. Prior to Ares, Mr. Edwards worked for PricewaterhouseCoopers in the real estate business advisory group, providing valuation and assurance services for institutional clients. Mr. Edwards received his B.S. in finance with a minor in real estate from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University.

Stacy Boyle, Vice President

Stacy Boyle is a Vice President for Irradiant’s liquid credit activities, focused on broadly syndicated loans and high yield bonds. Ms. Boyle was previously a vice president at KACALP. Prior to that, she was a credit analyst at DoubleLine’s Global Developed Credit Group, primarily focused on leveraged loans and high yield across multiple strategies. Ms. Boyle received her B.A. in Economics and Mathematics as well as History from University of California, Santa Barbara and has completed all three levels of the CFA program.

Anne-Sofie Biltoft, Vice President

Anne–Sofie Biltoft is a Vice President for Irradiant’s liquid credit activities, focused on broadly syndicated CLOs. She is also a member of our ESG Committee. Miss Biltoft previously served as a senior associate at KACALP. Prior to that, she was a financial analyst in the Danish Financial Supervisory Authority in Copenhagen, Denmark. Ms. Biltoft has Master’s in Applied Economics from UCLA where she graduated among the top of her class and has a Master’s in Economics and Finance from University of Copenhagen where she wrote her master’s thesis on Collateralized Loan Obligations.

Linda Ba, Managing Director

Linda Ba is a Managing Director for Irradiant’s liquid credit activities, focused on broadly syndicated loans and high yield bonds, and a member of the Investment Committee for the Liquid Credit Strategy and a member of our ESG Committee. Ms. Ba previously served as a co-head of research at KACALP, prior to which she was an analyst at Post Advisory Group, responsible for reviewing high yield credits. Previously, Linda spent over fifteen years in international finance, twelve spent as an analyst and portfolio manager in global equities for Nicholas-Applegate, Giovine Capital, Artisan Partners and Putnam Investments, including serving as portfolio manager of the multi-billion-dollar Nicholas-Applegate International Growth Fund, and two years structuring Asset and Project Finance transactions for BT Securities. Ms. Ba graduated magna cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania with a BS in Economics from the Wharton School and a BA in History from the College of Arts and Sciences. She earned her MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.

Prakhar Agarwal, Vice President

Prakhar Agarwal is a Vice President and a member of the investment team focused on private investments. Mr. Agarwal was previously an investment professional covering opportunistic credit and private renewable strategies at KACALP. Prior to that, he was an associate at Deutsche Bank within credit structuring, focusing on analyzing, structuring and executing private credit and structured finance. Mr. Agarwal graduated magna cum laude from Princeton University with a B.S.E. in Operations Research and Financial Engineering. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charter holder and is a member of the CFA Society of Los Angeles.