Portman Ridge Finance Company Names Jason T. Roos As Main Economic Officer Nasdaq:PTMN

NEW YORK, Jan. 12, 2021 (World NEWSWIRE) — Portman Ridge Finance Company (Nasdaq: PTMN) (the “Company” or “Portman Ridge”), a business improvement business, nowadays declared that its Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Treasurer, Edward (Ted) Gilpin, has communicated his programs to retire and that Jason T. Roos will thrive him as the Company’s CFO, successful March 1, 2021. Mr. Gilpin will continue to be with the Company as a result of March 1, 2021 to assure a clean transition.

“It’s been my satisfaction and privilege to provide as Portman Ridge’s CFO and be element of the Company’s transformation by its mergers with OHA Expense Corp., Garrison Capital Inc., and the most the latest settlement to merge with Harvest Capital Credit rating Company,” explained Mr. Gilpin. “Portman Ridge’s potent economic and aggressive positions, and its administration by Sierra Crest Financial investment Management, LLC, an affiliate of BC Associates LLP, make me confident of the Company’s prospective buyers for continued results.”

“Ted turned CFO in 2012 when Portman Ridge was internally managed as KCAP Economic, Inc. and has been a must have in the enhancement and execution of our small business methods,” said Ted Goldthorpe, Main Government Officer of Portman Ridge. “During this time, he made a proficient monetary and accounting workforce. I want to thank Ted for being a trustworthy advisor and enterprise partner, and for his leadership and personalized dedication through his time at Portman Ridge.”

“As we go on to mature and execute on our strategic vision, Jason’s a long time of encounter in senior fiscal management roles will be integral to the Portman Ridge management staff in 2021 and beyond,” commented Mr. Goldthorpe.

Mr. Roos joined BC Companions LLP in May perhaps 2020 and delivers approximately 20 yrs of practical experience in money roles, most not too long ago as Credit score Item CFO, the place he is responsible for the integrity and precision of money reporting and the all round control atmosphere of the credit score company. Prior to joining BC Associates, Mr. Roos served in different roles with Wells Fargo & Organization from 2011 to 2020, like serving as Controller for Wells Fargo’s expense financial institution and institutional broker supplier, Wells Fargo Securities. Prior to that, from 2002 to 2011, Mr. Roos delivered audit and advisory services to money establishments at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP. Mr. Roos attained his B.A. in accounting and finance from the College of Northern Iowa and is a Accredited Community Accountant registered in New York, Iowa, and Minnesota.

About Portman Ridge Finance Corporation

Portman Ridge Finance Company (NASDAQ: PTMN) is a publicly traded, externally managed investment decision business that has elected to be regulated as a business enhancement corporation under the Financial investment Business Act of 1940. Portman Ridge’s middle market investment decision small business originates, constructions, funds and manages a portfolio of term loans, mezzanine investments and chosen equity securities in center current market organizations. Portman Ridge’s financial commitment routines are managed by its financial investment adviser, Sierra Crest Expenditure Management LLC, an affiliate of BC Associates Advisors, LP.

Portman Ridge’s filings with the Securities and Trade Fee (the “SEC”), earnings releases, push releases and other fiscal, operational and governance information and facts are accessible on the Firm’s web page at www.portmanridge.com.

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Portman Ridge Finance Company
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Jason Roos
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