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January 7, 2020

Byline Sponsor Finance continues to build out team to support portfolio growth and strong deal flow.

[January 7] – Byline Sponsor Finance (“BSF”) is pleased to announce the addition of Graham Gilbert as Assistant Vice President and Casey Vercauteren as Associate.  Graham spent the prior three years as an Associate and then Senior Associate at the Tampa Bay, FL based private equity firm, KLH Capital.  Prior to KLH, Graham was an Analyst and then Associate with P&M Corporate Finance, the investment banking affiliate of Plante Moran.  “Graham brings almost a decade of experience in lower middle market M&A, both on the sell-side and buy-side.  His background, including his equity experience, will help to bring a new perspective to the team,” said Dan Delgadillo, Managing Director and Co-Head Byline Sponsor Finance. 

Casey Vercauteren recently was a senior analyst at Accelerated Growth Advisors, a consulting firm focused on executing creative effective growth strategies to enhance business performance.  Prior to Accelerated, Casey held auditing and analyst positions at Allstate, Aon Hewitt Investment Consulting, and Heard Capital.  “The team will benefit from Casey’s diverse background.  The addition of Casey and Graham is coming at an opportune time as we continue to expand our portfolio and continue to see our deal flow and transaction volume increase.  Casey and Graham’s experience will lend strong support to our team as we continue to focus on our core market of lower middle market private equity buyouts and recaps,” said Jim Kuncl, Managing Director and Co-Head of Byline Sponsor Finance.

About Byline Sponsor Finance
Byline Sponsor Finance, with offices in Chicago, IL and Bethesda, MD provides senior secured cash flow loans to private equity backed lower middle market companies throughout the United States.  BSF focuses on companies that generate EBITDA between $2 million and $10 million with products that support the acquisition, recapitalization and growth investment efforts of private equity firms operating in the lower middle market.  For more information, visit:

About Byline Bank
Headquartered in Chicago, Byline Bank, a subsidiary of Byline Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:BY), is a full service commercial bank serving small- and medium-sized businesses, financial sponsors, and consumers.  Byline Bank has approximately $5.4 billion in assets and operates more than 60 full service branch locations throughout the Chicago and Milwaukee metropolitan areas.  Byline Bank offers a broad range of commercial and retail banking products and services including small ticket equipment leasing solutions and is one of the top 10 Small Business Administration lenders in the United States.  For more information, visit:

For more information please contact:

Dan Delgadillo, Managing Director
Co-Head, Byline Sponsor Finance
[email protected]
(404) 551-5193

Jim Kuncl, Managing Director
Co- Head, Byline Sponsor Finance
[email protected]
(312) 660-5751