Grier Eliasek is President, Chief Operating Officer and a Director of Prospect Capital Corporation, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Priority Income Fund, Inc. and a Managing Director of Prospect Capital Management and Prospect Administration. Grier has served on the boards of directors of public and private companies.Prior to joining Prospect, Grier was a consultant with Bain & Company from 1995 to 1998.Grier graduated with Highest Distinction from the University of Virginia with a BS in Chemical Engineering, where he was a Jefferson Scholar and a Rodman Scholar, and from Harvard Business School.
Nishil Mehta is a Managing Director and has been in the finance industry since 2003. He is responsible for capital-raising and business development, the firm's CLO investments, and managing investors, lenders, investment banks, and rating agencies. Additionally, Nishil is responsible for originating, executing, and monitoring investments. From 2009 to 2010, he worked at CIT Asset Management, where he served as one of four credit analysts managing a portfolio of middle-market and broadly syndicated leveraged loans. From 2003 to 2008, Nishil worked at Wachovia Securities, where he raised and managed structured debt for U.S. and European hedge funds, specialty finance companies, and asset managers. He also originated and purchased leveraged loans for the purpose of building and managing CLO portfolios. Nishil holds a BBA with honors from the Goizueta Business School at Emory University.
Colin McGinnis is a Principal and has been in the finance industry since 2005. He is responsible for originating, executing and managing investments in a variety of industries, including the firm's investments in CLOs. From 2011 to 2012, Colin worked as an Associate at Credit Suisse, where he originated and executed leveraged finance, IPO and M&A transactions. From 2005 to 2009, he worked as a Credit Analyst and Associate at Barclays Capital, where he underwrote, invested in and restructured CDO and CLO, leveraged finance and commercial real estate transactions for corporations and financial sponsors. Colin also managed a portfolio of performing and non-performing loans financed through total return swaps with hedge fund counterparts.Colin holds a BS in Economics, magna cum laude and an MBA with honors from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He also holds the CFA designation.