Lucas Kowalewski is a Leveraged Finance Associate for ORIX USA and is responsible for the underwriting, execution and management of investments.
Prior to joining ORIX USA, Mr. Kowalewski was an Analyst within the Leveraged Finance group at BBVA Compass, where he underwrote middle-market corporate loans across multiple industries with a focus on leveraged buyouts, acquisitions and dividend recapitalizations. While at BBVA Compass, Mr. Kowalewski underwrote 40 new transactions in two years and was recruited to the company’s management training program.
Before his time at BBVA Compass, Mr. Kowalewski held internships at notable companies including the Dallas Mavericks and USAA.
Mr. Kowalewski earned a Bachelor of Business Administration with a concentration in Finance from the Neeley School of Business at Texas Christian University.