Mr. Ippolite joined Golub Capital in 2019 and is a Principal on the Direct Lending team. He is responsible for underwriting, executing and monitoring investments for the Firm. Prior to joining Golub Capital, Mr. Ippolite was a Director at NXT Capital, where he was responsible for evaluating, executing and monitoring leveraged finance transactions for middle market private equity sponsors. Prior to that, Mr. Ippolite was an Executive Director at Fifth Street Management, where he underwrote and monitored first lien, second lien, mezzanine and unitranche investments in private equity backed companies. Prior to that, Mr. Ippolite was an Assistant Vice President at GE Antares Capital, where he focused on middle market sponsor finance transactions. Mr. Ippolite earned his BBA degree in Finance, Investments and Banking from the University of Wisconsin – Madison.