Bell Capital Finance added KC Beuker and Bob Joyce to its sponsor finance group in Chicago.
Beuker, senior vice president of business development; and Joyce, vice president and director of business development; join a team co-led by Bell Capital Finance managing directors Mike Mahoney and Seth Hove.
Beuker, who is based in Chicago, has 22 years of leveraged lending experience. Before joining Bell Bank, Beuker worked in the Structured Finance Group at Fifth Third Bank, Cincinnati; TCF Capital Funding, Chicago; and, most recently, SVP and managing director in Huntington Bank’s Sponsor Finance Group, Chicago. He graduated from Michigan State University, East Lansing.
Joyce, who is also based in Chicago, has more than a decade of finance experience, including more than six in leveraged lending. Before joining Bell Capital Finance, Joyce was with TCF Capital Funding, and most recently, at Huntington Bank’s Sponsor Finance Group. He graduated from Northwestern University, Evanston, Ill.
“We are extremely excited to welcome KC and Bob to our group,” Mahoney said. “Both bring great experience and a track record of success as Bell continues to see significant opportunity in the lower-middle market buyout space. KC and Bob are key to our group’s strategy of growth and delivering solutions on a national basis to the sponsor finance community.”