Mr. Spivak is a Managing Director of Z Capital and is a member of the Private Equity Investment Team and is responsible for investment sourcing/analyzing transactions through proprietary information. Prior to joining Z Capital, Mr. Spivak had a decade of progressive career with Bank of America Merrill Lynch. Having substantial experience as a senior credit professional, he completed his tenure at BofA as a Senior Vice President. In conjunction with sourcing, structuring, and approving new credit relationships, Mr. Spivak was responsible for managing and growing an existing client base across the western U.S. Prior to serving in that capacity, Mr. Spivak was part of the Credit Products organization within the Middle Market/Mid-Corporate group, where he negotiated and structured sole bank and senior syndicated debt and managed a portfolio of companies, both private and publicly traded. Prior to joining Bank of America in 2004, Mr. Spivak was at JPMorgan Chase & Co. and its predecessor Bank One as part of the Special Assets Group for five years. At JPMorgan, he was responsible for managing a portfolio of various credit exposures to middle market companies. He played an integral role in restructurings of sole and syndicated credit facilities for borrowers in financial distress. He valuated and led note offerings to the secondary market. Mr. Spivak has lived in Europe and Asia where had an array of work experiences ranging from serving in the military to founding and managing a successful business venture. Mr. Spivak received a Master of Business Administration with concentration in Finance and a Bachelor of Science majoring in Finance from the Indiana University Kelley School of Business.