Faraaz Kamran joined Angelo Gordon in 2016 as a Managing Director in the firm’s middle market direct lending loan business. Prior to joining the firm, Faraaz was with Madison Capital Funding LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of New York Life Investors. Faraaz founded Madison Capital’s healthcare group and built a team of ten professionals. Faraaz’s responsibilities included building and managing the healthcare silo as well as client relationship management and new business development, where he focused on originating and structuring transactions with middle market private equity sponsors. Prior to joining Madison Capital, Faraaz held various positions in originations, loan underwriting and portfolio management at Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein and American National Bank. Faraaz received a B.A. in Economics from the University of Illinois at Urbana- Champaign and an M.B.A. from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.