Managing Director
Portfolio Head
Chicago, IL

Kelly Simmers is a Managing Director at MidCap Financial, and currently serves as the head of the Life Sciences and Technology and the Financial Sponsors & Leveraged Finance Portfolio Management groups.

Ms. Simmers has over 20 years of experience in finance and, prior to joining MidCap Financial, was a Principal at Gladstone Capital. Ms. Simmers began her career as an Associate in the investment banking division of Wells Fargo. Ms. Simmers holds an MBA from Vanderbilt University’s Owen Graduate School of Management and a BBA from The College of William and Mary.

“During my time at MidCap Financial, I’ve had the pleasure of working with some of the smartest and most successful people in our industry, who also happen to be the most collaborative, innovative, and inclusive. The culture at MidCap Financial is so unique among its peers in the financial services industry, due in large part to a relentless focus on hiring and retaining top talent. MidCap Financial offers a fast-paced yet collegial work environment, with opportunities to grow and develop a career track that best suits your strengths and interests.”

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