Charles Harper

Charles W. Harper

Charles W. Harper

Managing Director

Chuck joined Portfolio Advisors in 2013 and is Co-Head of the Junior Credit team. He is primarily involved in the sourcing, structuring, executing and monitoring of direct junior debt investments in sponsored buyout transactions. Prior to joining Portfolio Advisors, Chuck was Co-Head of DLJ Investment Partners, the mezzanine investment business at Credit Suisse. Prior to the DLJ and Credit Suisse merger, Chuck was a Vice President in the investment banking division at Donaldson, Lufkin and Jenrette. Prior to DLJ, Chuck began his career in the Leveraged Finance Group of First Chicago. Chuck has served as a board observer or director of fourteen portfolio companies.

B.S. from the University of Illinois
M.B.A. from the University of Chicago