Founder and Managing Partner, Chatham Capital
Brian Reynolds is a founder and managing partner of Chatham Capital, a $1 billion senior debt and mezzanine fund. He has more than 30 years of investment and financial experience, including participation in 180 of Chatham's fundings and more than 150 others representing more than $25 billion in transactions. He specializes in leveraged lending, mergers and acquisitions, recapitalizations, financial restructurings, management buyouts and private placement of debt and equity. Prior to Chatham, Reynolds was a managing director for KPMG corporate finance. Before that, he was a senior vice president and credit officer with GE Capital's corporate finance group. Reynolds is founder of Education Is Life, a nonprofit that provides SAT prep work for underserved Georgia youth. He also serves on the boards of the Epilepsy Foundation of America, Georgia Chapter, and the Compound Foundation, Smith Foundation (NeYo family) which served foster children. Reynolds served on the board (observer and member ) for Hospital Corporation of America, Empower, PGA Superstore, GKIC, Corporate Presence and the Southeast Capital Forum. Reynolds holds a bachelor's degree in accounting from St. Bonaventure University.