Mr. Terrell focuses on middle-market private debt and equity placements through his specialist firm Backbone Capital, which he founded in 2011. Mr. Terrell has substantial experience underwriting, structuring, closing and managing credit portfolios since the late 1980s with a focus on middle-market leveraged acquisitions and corporate debt restructurings.
Mr. Terrell has worked on both the borrower and lender sides throughout his career. He joined Wells Fargo Foothill as Underwriting Manager in 2000 after which he closed transactions representing approximately $1 billion in commitments. In 2002, he joined The Gores Group in Los Angeles to arrange and manage all acquisition debt financings and recapitalizations for its Private Equity Fund. During his 9-year tenure at Gores, Mr. Terrell led and closed approximately $2 billion in debt financings.
Mr. Terrell holds a BA Degree in Business Economics from the University of California, Santa Barbara, with an emphasis in Accounting.