Tom Bax

Managing Director, Treasurer
& Controller

In Tom’s role as Treasurer he is responsible for the growth and management of NXT Capital’s balance sheet, CLO transactions and other term securitization financing and is also accountable for managing NXT Capital’s liquidity profile, cash management activities and interest-rate risk.  As Controller, Tom has responsibility for NXT Capital’s Finance and Accounting function which includes accounting, financial planning and analysis, internal and external reporting and tax.

Tom brings 30 years of financial management and capital markets expertise to NXT Capital.  His most recent role was Chief Financial Officer and Chief Compliance Officer for Pangaea Asset Management, LLC, a specialized asset management firm focused primarily on managing leveraged loan collateral with a significant allocation to middle-market loans. Previously, Tom was a Vice President, Treasury Operations at Career Education Corporation. He also spent 14 years at Heller Financial in a variety of capital markets, finance and audit positions. Tom began his career at Deloitte where he worked for eight years attaining the position of Audit Manager.

Tom earned a B.S. in Accounting from Bradley University.