Napier Park Global Capital Hires Dan Kittredge as Managing Director

  Napier Park Global Capital Hires Dan Kittredge as Managing Director

Kittredge Will Join Napier Park Financial Partners, the Firm’s Private Equity
                                    Group

As an Industry Veteran, Kittredge Brings Extensive Experience Investing in the
                         Financial Services Industry

Business Wire

NEW YORK -- July 8, 2014

Napier Park Global Capital (“Napier Park”) announced today that Dan Kittredge
has joined the firm’s private equity group, Napier Park Financial Partners, as
a managing director.

“We have known Dan for over fifteen years and have had the privilege of
co-investing with him in HealthEquity, one of our current portfolio
companies,” said Manu Rana, managing director and co-head of Napier Park
Financial Partners.“Dan has an outstanding track record of identifying
innovative high-growth companies in financial services and building their
value. We look forward to Dan contributing greatly to the Napier Park
franchise as we continue to grow.”

“Dan is an excellent addition to our team, bringing broad investment
experience in the financial services industry including businesses across many
of our target growth sectors, such as payments technology solutions,
outsourced administrative technologies, financial product distributors,
specialty finance alternative providers, asset management solutions, banking
products and insurance related solutions,” added Steve Piaker, managing
director and co-head of Napier Park Financial Partners.

Prior to joining Napier Park, Kittredge wasvice president of investments at
Security Benefit Corporation, a Guggenheim Partners affiliate, where he
focused on leading private investments. Before that, he was a principal at
Berkley Capital, a subsidiary of W.R. Berkley, where he focused on financial
services and financial technology private equity and mezzanine debt
investments for over ten years.Kittredge began his investing career at J.H.
Whitney, prior to which he was an investment banker initially at Lazard,
focusing on financial institutions, and subsequently at Banc of America
Securities, focusing on insurance. Kittredge received a BA from Bowdoin
College where he majored in mathematics and graduated summa cum laude.

About Napier Park Financial Partners

Napier Park Financial Partners is the private equity investment group of
Napier Park Global Capital and is focused exclusively on making investments in
the financial services industry. Financial Partners manages growth equity
funds that provide companies with flexible financing solutions to support
growth capital, secondary sales and recapitalizations. Financial Partners
typically invests $5 million to $25 million in both majority and significant
minority equity positions, and can lead larger investments. Financial Partners
also manages a real asset fund, Napier Park Railcar Leasing Fund, LLC, which
is a specialized railcar leasing private equity fund established as part of a
joint venture with Trinity Industries Leasing Company, a wholly owned
subsidiary of Trinity Industries, Inc. (NYSE: TRN).

About Napier Park Global Capital

Napier Park Global Capital is an independent alternative asset management firm
that manages approximately $6 billion as of April 1, 2014. The firm offers a
diversified product mix including hedge funds, bespoke client solutions,
private investments, CLOs and structured credit to large, sophisticated
institutional investors. Napier Park Global Capital has offices in New York,
London, Switzerland and Dubai. For more information visit
www.napierparkglobal.com.

Contact:

Muirfield Partners
Mickey Mandelbaum or
Maya Pogoda
(310) 785-0810
mickey@muirfieldpartners.com
maya@muirfieldpartners.com
 
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