Founders Park Capital

Miami . New York . San Francisco . Tel Aviv
Founders Park Capital is dedicated to providing entrepreneurs and originators with capital to fuel growth across multiple sectors including consumer and business lending, leasing, auto and motorsport finance, equipment finance, medical and healthcare funding, merchant cash advance, litigation finance, trade receivables, debt collection and consolidation and other specialty finance platforms.
Our flexible, structured credit investments range from traditional portfolio financing, whole loan, lease or receivable purchase, active selection marketplace asset purchasing and traditional revolving credit facilities.
Our long-term investment focus, global reach and capabilities mean easier execution for our portfolio companies and partners.

Management Team

Adam Green

  • Career finance professional focused on specialty finance, payment processing, financial technology and cyber security
  • Co-founder and executive of multiple specialty finance and FinTech platforms including MoneyLion, Sky Financial Group and Speed Leasing
  • Raised and invested over $20 billion for companies ranging from pre-revenue startups through Fortune 100 companies
  • Alumni of top-tier financial institutions including includes Bear Stearns, Credit Agricole, Kohlberg Capital and Citadel Securities.
  • Adam holds a B.S. in Finance, Accounting and Entrepreneurship and Emerging Enterprises from Syracuse University
  • Core focus at Founders Park Capital includes investment sourcing, structuring, diligence and operational management

Gopal Garuda

  • Veteran investment banker with a focus on technology, media and telecom (TMT), structured credit, specialty finance and permanent capital vehicles
  • Co-Founder and Managing Director at Gramercy Capital and former Managing Director at Merrill Lynch in the Corporate Finance Group where he originated public and private debt transactions raising over $10 billion over the course of his career broadly
  • Post the BAML merger, he moved to Citadel where he was a Managing Director in the Citadel Securities unit where he ran the West Coast investment banking business from inception through its sale to Wells Fargo
  • Gopal holds an A.B. summa cum laude in Economics from Harvard College and an A.M. in Statistics from the Harvard Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. He also holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation
  • Core focus at Founders Park Capital includes origination, structuring and execution of private debt transactions with leading credit funds, family offices, pension funds and university endowments

Etan Butler

  • Career investment banking executive and investment professional focusing on specialty finance, real estate financial institutions
  • Responsible for overseeing over $10 billion of investments across debt and equity capital structure
  • Founding Chairman of FINRA broker dealer investment bank Dalmore Group, LLC and EMB Capital, LLC – a New York-based single family office focused on real estate and asset-backed investments
  • Etan holds a B.S. in Management and Finance from Yeshiva University’s Sy Syms School of Business and is registered with FINRA as a General Securities Representative (Series 7 and 63)
  • Core focus at Founders Park Capital includes managing business development, originations and overseeing complex due diligence activities in multinational transactions
  • 20200 West Dixie Highway
    Suite 1102
    Miami, FL 33180
New York
San Francisco
  • 600 California Street
    Floor 11
    San Francisco, CA 94108
Tel Aviv
  • 60 Ramat Yam
    Suite 90
    Hertzliya Pituach, Israel