Jason Hicks Managing Director

StrategyDirect Lending

LocationNew York

EducationB.B.A., the University of Texas at Austin

Prior ExperienceMC Credit Partners
NGP Energy Technology Partners

Jason Hicks is a Managing Director in WhiteHorse Capital’s New York office. He is responsible for originating and executing middle market debt financings for private equity sponsored transactions.

Jason has over 20 years of experience in leveraged finance, mergers & acquisitions, and private equity across a broad range of sectors including aerospace and defense, business services, consumer/retail, energy, general industrials, healthcare, media, technology, telecom, and transportation & logistics.

Prior to joining WhiteHorse, Jason was a Managing Director at MC Credit Partners where he spent 7 years as an origination and execution professional for sponsored and non-sponsored transactions, in addition to serving on the Fund III Investment Committee. Prior to joining MC Credit Partners, Jason spent 7 years as an investment professional at the small buyout and growth equity fund of NGP Energy Capital Management. Before joining NGP, Jason worked for 9 years in Citigroup’s Mergers & Acquisitions and Leveraged Finance groups.

Jason received his B.B.A. from the Canfield Business Honors Program at the University of Texas at Austin.