Photo of Tom MacManus “Where we differ a little is that CEO Jerry Dunn and the investors have intentionally focused on the small and middle market,” MacManus says.

SAN DIEGO—At the Mortgage Banker Association’s CREF/Multifamily Housing Convention & Expo running here through Wednesday, A10 Capital’s Tom MacManus will share the stage with experts from Blackstone and TPG in a panel discussion of “The Evolution of Private Debt Funds.” A10’s own story—a nimble lender specializing in the middle-market segment, but backed by some of private equity’s heaviest hitters—is something of a standout in the current lending environment, not to mention a juxtaposition with the likes of Blackstone. President, strategic accounts with A10, MacManus gives the rundown on what makes it tick. Tell us about the private equity firms that have chosen to invest in A10.

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Paul Bubny

Paul Bubny is managing editor of Real Estate Forum and He has been reporting on business since 1988 and on commercial real estate since 2007. He is based at ALM Real Estate Media Group's offices in New York City.

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