Investing in Direct Lending in Today’s Market Landscape
PGIM Private Capital’s Matt Harvey provides an overview of the direct lending market landscape for investors.
Matthew Harvey is a Dedicated Partner and Head of Direct Lending for PGIM Private Capital. He is responsible for originating and underwriting Direct Lending investments, managing the portfolio, supporting the firm's fundraising efforts, and leading the team that supports Direct Lending efforts. He joined PGIM in 2003, originally on a team in the Chicago Corporate Finance office responsible for private placement investments throughout the Midwest region of the U.S. Mr. Harvey then joined PGIM Capital Partners, the middle-market mezzanine debt and structured equity fund management business sponsored by PGIM Private Capital, in 2005. In 2012, he relocated to the London office to lead the firm's European mezzanine investment efforts. He returned to PGIM Capital Partners in 2015 before leading the Direct Lending initiative in 2018.
Mr. Harvey received a BS from DePaul University.