Josh Mayfield serves as Managing Director of ORIX Sports & Entertainment Finance and the ORIX Financial Institutions Group. Previously, Mr. Mayfield established ORIX Energy Capital where he was responsible for management of a team of experienced oil and gas investment professionals focused on providing senior, unitranche, and equity capital to the North American oil and gas sector. Prior to that, Mr. Mayfield established the ORIX Alternative Investments Group for ORIX USA, where he was responsible for the sourcing, diligence, and management of ORIX’s hedge funds, private equity funds and other partnership-related investments.
He joined ORIX in 2000 and has held a variety of positions in real estate workout, CMBS surveillance and underwriting, credit risk management, corporate M&A and loan portfolio management. In addition, Mr. Mayfield currently serves as a board member and President of the ORIX Foundation, a board member of the Men’s Advocacy Group for New Friends New Life, and a member of the Texas Tech Rawls College of Business Advisory Council.
Mr. Mayfield earned a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance from Texas Tech University and a Master of Science in Real Estate from The University of Texas at Arlington.