Darren Bank

Darren Bank

Director, Leveraged Finance

About Mr. Bank

Darren Bank is a director for William Blair based in the firm’s Chicago office. He originally joined William Blair’s investment banking team in 2016. Before joining William Blair, he worked for Macquarie Capital and CDW Corporation.

Notable Transactions

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First Lien Credit Facility

$180,000,000

Unitranche Credit Facility

William Blair acted as exclusive financial advisor to HungerRush, LLC, a portfolio company of The CapStreet Group, to refinance its existing indebtedness and to support future growth.

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Not Disclosed

Unitranche Credit Facility

Not Disclosed

a portfolio company of Rockbridge Growth Equity

Senior & Subordinated Debt Preferred Equity

William Blair acted as exclusive financial advisor to Connect America, a portfolio company of Rockbridge Growth Equity (Rockbridge), in connection with the pending acquisition and financing of Philips Aging and Caregiving.

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Not Disclosed

Secured Notes

Not Disclosed

Split Lien Credit Facilities

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Split Lien Credit Facilities

$160,000,000

Unitranche Credit Facility

Not Disclosed

Senior Secured Credit Facilities

Not Disclosed

formerly doing business as Pearl Technologies, Inc.

Unitranche Credit Facility

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Our investment bankers are 100 percent committed to your organization’s sustained success. By drawing on our deep industry and product experience as well as our dedicated global resources, we provide advisory and financing services that allow you to capitalize on today’s opportunities and anticipate tomorrow’s challenges.

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Leveraged Finance

William Blair's leveraged finance team has extensive experience arranging all types of leveraged loans for sponsor-backed, non-sponsored, and public clients. We provide trusted, objective advice on how best to structure debt issues, and we are skilled at negotiating key terms of debt agreements.

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About William Blair

William Blair is a premier global boutique with expertise in investment banking, investment management, and private wealth management. We provide advisory services, strategies, and solutions to meet our clients’ evolving needs. As an independent and employee-owned firm, together with our strategic partners, we operate in more than 20 offices worldwide.*

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1935

Year William Blair was founded

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+1,850

Employees worldwide

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+131 billion

Client assets

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87 Years

Independent and employee-owned

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20+

Offices worldwide

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+700

Companies under coverage

As of March 31, 2022
*Includes strategic partnerships with Allier Capital, BDA Partners, and Poalim Capital Markets.

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