Nick Christopoulos is Principal and Head of Canadian Originations, and is based in Toronto. He leads all aspects of the direct lending process including sourcing, structuring and closing of sponsor and non-sponsor, leveraged debt transactions.
Nick has more than two decades of experience helping Canadian middle market companies grow by providing customized financing solutions and sound advice. Prior to joining WhiteHorse Capital (credit arm of H.I.G. Capital), he led Wells Fargo’s successful build out of its middle market banking group, in Central and Eastern Canada. Nick has led credit investments across a broad range of industries including manufacturing, distribution, food, beverage, business services, specialty finance, specialty chemical, healthcare and packaging.
Nick earned an M.B.A. from Dalhousie University, in Halifax, Canada and a B.Sc. from the University of Toronto. He is a committee member on a number of Toronto based charitable foundations that are focused on helping underprivileged youth as well as supporting the arts.