Lou Garcia


  • HFA Global Board of Directors
  • HFA Connecticut Regional Director
  • Chair, HFA Private Equity Committee


  • Managing Director, CBAM

With over 23 years of investment management experience, Lou is a Managing Director focused on developing alternative investment strategies that leverage CBAM Partner’s $14 billion platform which invests throughout the capital structure. Previously, he was a co-founder, Member, and Chief Operating Officer of Addison Clark Management, a hedge fund spinout from JH Whitney & Co. As COO for over 15 years, he oversaw all business-related functions, including counterparty and financing relationships while leading the firm’s $1Bn+ capital raising efforts. Prior to joining Addison, Lou was a Vice President at JH Whitney & Co. where he sourced capital for the firm’s alternative investment strategies. Prior to joining JH Whitney & Co., he was a Vice President at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette. He is a graduate of Fairfield University.