Crystal Financial has named Andrew Hettinger as managing director of originations. Hettinger, based in Atlanta, will be responsible for originating and structuring new investments.
With over 20 years of experience as a cash flow lender, asset-based lender, and investment banker, Hettinger was a managing director at Cerberus Capital Management before joining Crystal.
He was previously director of Houlihan, Lokey, Howard & Zukin and senior vice president at Deutsche Bank, where he originated and structured senior and mezzanine loans to private equity groups and middle-market firms.
“Andrew is an excellent addition to the Crystal Financial team,” said Colin Cross, senior managing director of originations. “He has developed broad and deep relationships in the southeast over the past twenty years and has the skills to originate and structure even the most complex loans to middle market companies. We are thrilled to have him join us and confident that he will be a key contributor to the growth of Crystal Financial.”
Crystal Financial is a commercial finance company which originates, underwrites and manages secured term loans.