Linda is responsible for CriticalPoint’s strategic, operational, and business initiatives. She brings extensive experience in private equity, private debt, and investment banking, and has worked on numerous transactions across a breadth of industries in the middle market.
Prior to joining CriticalPoint, Linda worked as an investment professional at Ares Management’s BDC, Ares Capital Corporation, where she focused on direct lending solutions to financial sponsors including first lien, unitranche, second lien and mezzanine financings. Previously, Linda worked as an investment professional at Riverside Partners in Boston, a private equity firm focused on investments in the healthcare and technology sectors and held roles in the Leverage Buyouts Group of American Capital and Investment Banking Group at Credit Suisse First Boston.
Linda earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Honors Business Administration, as well as her Bachelor of Engineering Science degree in Civil Engineering, from the Richard Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario in Canada.