Gavin Bates Named Leader of Influence by LABJ
June 29, 2020
Bates has a great ability to identify investment opportunities for the firm, however, he is also a true advisor for companies. Bates and his team evaluate the management and the business to play a pivotal role in helping companies execute their corporate goals and objectives.
Bates actively originates, structures and negotiates new investment opportunities and maintains client relationships. He is a key contributor to the firm’s growth initiatives, including fundraising, marketing and business development.
Bates joined Caltius Structured Capital in 2008. Previously, he was a director at CapitalSource, responsible for sourcing and underwriting cash flow-based senior and subordinated debt transactions for equity sponsors. Prior to CapitalSource, he worked for London, England-based private equity funds Compass Partners and Permira, where he originated, executed and managed private equity investments. Bates started his career with HSBC Investment Bank.