Michael C. Mauer
Chairman and CEO, Investcorp Credit Management, BDC Inc.
Managing Partner, Co-Founder and Co-CIO, CM Investment Partners
Michael Mauer is Managing Partner and Co-CIO of CM Investment Partners LLC. Mr. Mauer co-founded the Investment Manager with Mr. Jansen in 2012. Mr. Mauer currently serves as Chief Executive Officer and the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Investcorp Credit Management BDC, Inc. Mr. Mauer served as Senior Managing Director and head of leveraged loans at Cyrus Capital Partners LLC from September 2011 to February 2014 and thereafter with the Investment Manager. Mr. Mauer formerly worked for Icahn Capital from 2009 to 2010 where he was a Senior Managing Director and a member of the investment team. In addition, he was in charge of the firm’s Marketing and Investor Relations. Prior to that, Mr. Mauer spent over eight years at Citicorp from 2001 to 2009, where he was a Managing Director. During that time, he led several businesses including roles as the Global Co-Head of Leverage Finance and Global Co-Head of Fixed Income Currency and Commodity Distribution. In addition, during this period he was a senior member of Citigroup’s credit committee responsible for all underwriting and principal commitments of leverage finance capital worldwide. From 1988 to 2001, Mr. Mauer held several positions at JPMorgan, including Head of North America Investment Grade and Leverage Loan Syndicate, Sales and Trading businesses. Mr. Mauer began his career in 1982 at Price Waterhouse & Co. where he was a Senior Accountant and held the Certified Public Accountant designation. Mr. Mauer received a B.S. from the University of Scranton and an M.B.A. from Columbia University.
Suhail A. Shaikh
Co-Head and Co-CIO of Private Credit
Suhail A. Shaikh joined Investcorp in January 2023 as the Co-Head and Co-CIO of Private Credit. He brings over a decade of private credit investing experience. Suhail joined Investcorp from Alcentra Group where he was the Head of U.S. Private Credit, Vice Chair of the Global Private Credit Investment Committee, and was a Board Member of Alcentra NY, LLC, external manager to funds managed by Alcentra Group. Suhail also served on Alcentra’s Executive Management Committee. Suhail was the Chief Executive Officer of Alcentra Capital Corporation, a publicly listed business development company managed by Alcentra NY, LLC, and served on its Board of Directors. Suhail joined Alcentra Group from SLR Capital Partners LLC (fka Solar Capital Partners LLC), where he was a Partner and Senior Investment Professional. Prior to being a private credit investor, Suhail was in investment banking for over fifteen years as a leveraged finance specialist and financial sponsor banker at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, CIBC World Markets, and JPMorgan & Co. He began his career as an Investment Analyst at Bankers Trust. Suhail earned an M.B.A. from The Wharton School with a concentration in Finance and graduated with an A.B. in Computer Science and Economics from Middlebury College.
Chief Financial Officer & Chief Compliance Officer
Rocco DelGuercio joined in 2016 as Chief Financial Officer and Chief Compliance Officer at Investcorp Credit Management BDC, Inc (formerly known as CM Finance Inc) and the Investment Manager. He has over 30 years of experience in finance, accounting, compliance and asset management. Mr. DelGuercio spent over 10 years at Credit Suisse Asset Management and served in various capacities, including as Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of their 40 Act Mutual Fund business. Previous to Credit Suisse Asset Management Mr. DelGuercio was an independent consultant for several mid to large money managers for two years. Prior his consulting role Mr. DelGuercio served as Director of Legg Mason & Co., LLC From March 2004 to January 2012, where he oversaw their financial reporting, performance and internal control departments. Mr. DelGuercio earned a B.A. in Liberal Arts from The College of Staten Island, a B.A. in Business from Chadwick University, and an M.B.A. in Finance from New York Institute of Technology.