Stuart is Executive Managing Director and CEO of WhiteHorse U.S. which provides a wide range of customized financing solutions to Non-Sponsor and Sponsor borrowers in the middle market.
Prior to joining WhiteHorse, Stuart served as the President and CEO of GE Sponsor Finance (GSF) and was an Officer of the General Electric Company. GSF was the leading provider of debt financing to the US Sponsor Middle Market. Stuart also served on the Board of the Peacock Equity Fund, a mid to late stage venture capital fund that was a Joint Venture between GE Capital and NBC Universal. Prior to GSF, Stuart ran the Commercial and Industrial platform for GE Structured Finance Group (“C&I”), which provided structured debt and equity solutions to borrowers in the US, Europe and Asia. Previously, Stuart worked in the GE Capital Markets Group Inc. where he led domestic Product Execution including Syndications, Private Placements, Securitization and Trade Finance. Stuart began his career in the Syndications group of Chemical Bank.
Stuart received an M.B.A. with honors from Columbia Graduate School of Business and graduated Cum Laude from Tufts University.