Mr. Kohrs is a Managing Director and a senior team member for Cerberus Business Finance, the firm’s middle-market direct lending platform offering financing solutions to private equity sponsors and leading businesses.
During his 18-year tenure with the firm, he has helped establish Cerberus Business Finance as a recognized leader and innovator in the leveraged financed industry, with one of the largest origination platforms in the United States. In his role, Mr. Kohrs is responsible for sourcing, structuring, and managing middle-market lending transactions and also leads the direct origination process for several sponsors and advisors.
Prior to joining Cerberus in 2001, Mr. Kohrs was an Assistant Vice President in the business credit division of Wells Fargo from 2000 to 2001, where he was responsible for managing an asset-based loan portfolio of middle-market retail, manufacturing, and distribution companies. From 1997 to 2000, he was as an Assistant Vice President in the commercial funding division of Bank of America.
Mr. Kohrs graduated from Syracuse University.