People - MidCap Financial Services, LLC*
Steve Curwin is a co-founder of MidCap Financial and its Chief Executive Officer. Prior to MidCap Financial, Mr. Curwin served as the Chief Credit Officer for Merrill Lynch Capital Healthcare Finance. Mr. Curwin has held various senior executive positions with GE Capital Healthcare Commercial Finance and its predecessor entities, Heller Healthcare Finance, and Healthcare Financial Partners. Prior to entering healthcare finance, Mr. Curwin practiced corporate and real estate law for 10 years, primarily with Dewey Ballantine. Mr. Curwin holds a J.D. from Boston University School of Law and a B.A. from Franklin and Marshall College, and was licensed as a CPA in New York prior to entering law school.
David Moore is a co-founder of MidCap Financial and its Chief Financial Officer and Chief Administrative Officer. Prior to MidCap Financial, Mr. Moore created and ran the asset based lending practice for Merrill Lynch Capital Healthcare Finance. Prior to joining Merrill Lynch, Mr. Moore was Senior Vice President at GE Capital Healthcare Commercial Finance, where he was responsible for managing national asset based lending activities. Prior to this assignment, Mr. Moore managed all portfolio activities for GE Healthcare Commercial Finance and its predecessors. Before entering the healthcare lending industry in 1999, Mr. Moore spent 11 years in commercial banking with Crestar Bank, Citibank, and First Bank of New Orleans, where he was President and CEO for three years. Mr. Moore holds an M.B.A. with Honors from Loyola University and a B.S. in Management from Tulane University. Mr. Moore currently serves as a member of the Board of Visitors for Loyola’s College of Business Administration.
Josh Groman is currently Deputy Chief Investment Officer. Prior to joining MidCap Financial, Dr. Groman was head of underwriting for life science transactions at Merrill Lynch Capital Healthcare Finance. From 2004 to 2007, he served as an Engagement Manager in the life sciences consulting practice at Leerink Swann & Company where he advised biotech, pharmaceutical and device manufacturers on product strategy, business development and M&A due diligence. Dr. Groman holds a Ph.D. in Human Genetics and Molecular Biology from the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and has published 11 research articles in leading scientific and medical journals. He also holds a B.S. from the State University of New York/Syracuse University and an M.S. in Biology from Vanderbilt University.
Bob Goodridge is MidCap Financial’s General Counsel. Prior to joining MidCap Financial, Mr. Goodridge led the legal teams for Merrill Lynch Capital’s and GE Capital’s healthcare finance units. Mr. Goodridge has also worked as senior counsel for Heller Healthcare Finance where he led the UCC Revised Article 9 conversion efforts and was a partner specializing in finance, real estate and corporate law in various law firms. Mr. Goodridge was also senior counsel for The St. Paul Insurance Cos. life insurance business unit where he authored and worked with the Maryland legislature to adopt modernized investment laws for life insurance companies. Mr. Goodridge holds a J.D. with High Honors from George Washington University and was a member of the George Washington University Law Review. Mr. Goodridge also holds a B.S. in Finance from the University of Virginia.
Randy Feldner is MidCap Financial’s Chief Accounting Officer and Assistant Treasurer. Prior to joining MidCap Financial, Mr. Feldner held a senior accounting and reporting position at Sallie Mae, Inc. Mr. Feldner also worked for nine years in public accounting, working first for Arthur Andersen LLP, then Ernst & Young LLP, where he specialized in assurance services in both the financial services and real estate industries. Mr. Feldner holds an B.B.A. in Accounting from the University of Richmond and is a certified public accountant in the state of Virginia.
People - Apollo Capital Management, L.P.*
Howard Widra has been with Apollo since 2013 and has primary responsibility for Apollo Capital Management's role in managing MidCap Financial. Mr. Widra is a co-founder of MidCap Financial and was formerly its Chief Executive Officer. Prior to MidCap Financial, Mr. Widra was the founder and President of Merrill Lynch Capital Healthcare Finance. Prior to Merrill Lynch, Mr. Widra was President of GE Capital Healthcare Commercial Finance and held senior roles in its predecessor entities including President of Heller Healthcare Finance, and COO of Healthcare Financial Partners. Mr. Widra holds a J.D., Cum Laude, from the Harvard Law School and a B.A. in Economics from the University of Michigan.
* See "Firm Overview" page for information on MidCap Financial's relationship with MidCap Financial Services, LLC and Apollo Capital Management, L.P.