Walter OwensChief Executive Officer at Varagon Capital Partners
Walter Owens is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Varagon. He is also a member of the Firm’s Board of Directors and is the Chair of Varagon’s Investment Committee, which is responsible for approving all Varagon’s investment decisions. Mr. Owens is an experienced corporate finance executive with a history of leading successful middle market lending and asset management businesses. He has broad experience in middle market finance, including origination, credit underwriting, capital markets and portfolio management. Prior to Varagon, Mr. Owens held senior leadership roles at GE Capital, CIT and, most recently, TD Bank Group, where he led the U.S. Corporate Lending & Specialty Banking businesses. He holds a B.S. from Villanova University and an M.B.A. from New York University’s Stern School of Business.