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Katherine Taylor is a managing director of First Eagle Alternative Credit, responsible for business development, product development, strategic relationships and fund marketing across the firm’s Tradable Credit and Direct Lending platforms. Kassie became part of First Eagle in 2020 upon the firm’s acquisition of THL Credit, which she had joined in 2016. Prior to THL Credit, Kassie was a vice president and head of fundraising and investor relations at Graycliff Partners, the former private equity team of HSBC in the United States and Latin America. Previously, she was an assistant vice president at HSBC Private Bank, where her responsibilities included alternative asset marketing and new product development, and before that had positions at Loomis, Sayles & Company and State Street Global Markets. Kassie earned a BA in international studies and an MBA from the Carroll School of Management at Boston College.