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Delivering for lower middle market private equity firms nationwide.

We provide senior secured cash flow-based financing solutions to private equity sponsors across the United States. We seek to hold positions for our own balance sheet and partner with other lenders, including third-party mezzanine investors, when appropriate.

Our products support the acquisition, recapitalization and growth investment efforts of private equity firms operating in the lower middle market.

If your company generates EBITDA between $2 million and $10 million, we can do great things together.

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Valued small business investment company (SBIC) partnerships.

You want to be sure that your senior lender has strong relationships with small business investment companies (SBIC), to include private equity firms and subordinated debt partners across the industry.

That’s why we partner with and invest in funds throughout the United States.


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Why Byline Sponsor Finance?

Headquartered in Chicago with offices in Charlotte, North Carolina, we provide private equity sponsors with customized financial solutions for each deal, backed by extensive industry knowledge.

  • Senior cash flow lender
  • Responsive, flat organization with direct access to leadership
  • Over 50 years of combined experience
  • Nationwide focus across the U.S.
  • Suite of treasury management services through Byline Bank

Our team of finance experts.


Jim Kuncl

(312) 660-5751Managing DirectorCo-Head Byline Sponsor Finance

Dan Delgadillo

(404) 434-4020Managing DirectorCo-Head Byline Sponsor Finance

Graham Gilbert

(312) 585-9459Assistant Vice PresidentSponsor Finance

Casey Vercauteren

(312) 585-9444Associate, OfficerSponsor Finance
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About Byline Bank

Byline Bank is a full-service commercial bank with nearly $6.5 billion in assets, serving small businesses, mid-market companies, and consumers.

Operating over 50 branch locations throughout the Chicago and Milwaukee metro areas, Byline’s been a community partner in its neighborhoods for over 100 years.

In addition to being the #2 SBA lender in the nation, Byline offers a competitive range of commercial lending products backed by experts with decades of experience in the industry.

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