Michael Kane Michael Kane

Michael Kane

Managing Director

Caltius Structured Capital

Michael co-founded Caltius Structured Capital in 1997 to provide junior capital to the underserved lower middle market.  He is instrumental to the fund’s success, from fundraising to deal origination, portfolio management and strategic planning.

Previously, Michael managed Building and Construction Capital Partners, L.P., a private equity fund focused on the building and construction industries, as a Managing Director at Richard C. Blum and Associates.  He spent six years with the Industrial Finance Division of General Electric Capital Corporation where he originated and underwrote loans to companies across multiple sectors. Michael began his career with Metropolitan Life Insurance in its private placements group.

Michael received his M.B.A., Masters in Accounting and B.A. in Economics from Rice University and is a CFA charterholder.  He is on the Board of Directors of the National Writing Project, a not-for-profit providing knowledge, expertise and leadership to educators to improve students’ writing and learning skills.

Board Participation

  • Bulk Handling Systems
  • Divisions Maintenance Group
  • HealthPlan Services
  • Lucky Strike
  • Pearl Meyer & Partners (Benson Botsford)
  • SM&A (director)
  • Unitech Aerospace

Market Coverage

  • California
  • Illinois
  • Texas
  • Washington, D.C.