- Industry start2010
- Year joined2019
Tyler Cruse is a Director on First Eagle Alternative Credit’s Direct Lending team. As a credit underwriter, he is responsible for originating, structuring and executing new investment opportunities. Tyler became part of First Eagle in 2020 upon the firm’s acquisition of THL Credit, which he had joined in 2019. Previously, he spent six years at Madison Capital Funding as a senior underwriter and portfolio manager of health care-focused middle-market transactions. Tyler earned a BS in finance from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.