Bridgefield offers businesses creative, value-added financing solutions including equity capital, as well as credit solutions including asset-based (ABL) and cash flow loans, to maximize liquidity support for borrowers that are looking beyond traditional sources of capital.
Our primary focus is on companies in traditional industries that display balance sheet stability and capacity. We principally lend to companies requiring liquidity to support business transitions, including turnarounds, restructurings, acquisitions and changes in ownership or control.
Our product offering includes asset-based revolving credit facilities and senior secured, cash flow and asset-based term loans, and we actively engage in special situations in the form of bridge loans, rescue financing, secondaries, portfolio acquisitions, debtor-in-possession (DIP) financings, liquidity relief loans and structured loans.
The team at Bridgefield possesses a successful 20+ year history of special situation and distressed investing. Bridgefield was founded in 2015 by Richard Foster and Joseph Mathews who previously founded and led Ilex Capital Group. Ilex was a distressed investment firm, primarily investing in distressed securities and corporate restructuring opportunities.
Bridgefield invests capital on behalf of a diverse group of sophisticated institutions and individuals, including endowments, foundations, insurance companies, private banks, fund-of-funds, pensions, family offices and high net worth individuals.