Garrett M. Stephen

Managing Director

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Garrett Stephen is a managing director on First Eagle Alternative Credit’s Direct Lending team, responsible for originating, structuring and executing new investments. He also serves as a rotating member of the Direct Lending team’s investment committee covering loans in the health care and information services and technology industries. Garrett became part of First Eagle in 2020 upon the firm’s acquisition of THL Credit, which he had joined in 2012. Previously, he worked in the restructuring group of Lazard’s investment banking division. Before that, Garrett specialized in corporate turnarounds and restructurings across a variety of industries at CDG Group, a middle-market restructuring firm. Garrett earned a BS in finance and quantitative perspectives from Bentley University.