Mr. Talley joined Littlejohn as a portfolio manager in 2015 to start the performing leveraged loan business. Prior to Littlejohn, Mr. Talley was a founding member and portfolio manager at Redan Park Asset Management and Doral Leveraged Asset Management where he was responsible for identifying, analyzing, managing, and trading approximately $1.5 billion of performing loan assets across three 2.0 CLOs and one total return vehicle.
Previously he was with Bear, Stearns & Co. in the leveraged finance group. Prior to Bear, Stearns & Co., Mr. Talley worked at Banc of America Securities in their leveraged finance, syndicated finance and corporate credit groups. Mr. Talley’s transaction experience includes loan and high-yield bond financings for LBOs, recapitalizations, corporate acquisitions, and refinancings across a broad number of industries and company credit profiles. Mr. Talley received a BS in Finance and Economics (with Honors) from the University of Maryland.