Erik leads the healthcare underwriting and portfolio risk management team for NXT’s Corporate Finance Group, where he evaluates, structures, diligences, negotiates, closes and monitors investments for the firm.
Erik has over 20 years of leveraged lending and investment banking experience, including underwriting and portfolio management roles at GE Antares Capital and Merrill Lynch Capital, where he executed and managed leveraged finance transactions for middle market private equity sponsors. Earlier in his career, he worked in an advisory capacity on mergers & acquisitions, capital raises and restructurings at Tucker Anthony Capital Markets (now RBC Capital Markets) and Ernst & Young Corporate Finance, LLC (now Macquarie Capital USA).
Erik earned a B.S. in Finance from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and an M.B.A. in Finance and International Business from the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University.