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Runway Growth Capital LLC was founded in 2015 by David Spreng, CEO and CIO, to be the investment advisor to Runway Growth Finance Corp., a private business development company. Shortly after inception David was joined by Tom Raterman (CFO & Partner) and Greg Greifeld (MD & Head of Credit) and over the course of the next 15 months the balance of Runway Growth Finance Corp was raised.
Our mission is to support passionate entrepreneurs in building great businesses. We lend capital to companies looking to fund growth with minimal dilution - in turn, we seek to produce favorable risk-adjusted returns for our investors.
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Firm established in Silicon Valley. Fundraising for Runway Growth Finance Corp began in October.
Strategic alliance with Oaktree Capital Manangement. Offices opened in New York and Chicago. Private BDC first close.
Origination and marketing efforts launched. Completed final close on $275mm initial private equity offering.
Funded $328mm in loan commitments across 21 portfolio companies; Runway Growth Finance Corp pays first quarterly dividend of $0.15 / share.
$175mmm of $225mm targeted second round equity financing in BDC completed. $100mm expandable portfolio leverage facility secured. Runway Growth Finance Corp pays quarterly dividends totaling $2.20 per share. Team grows to 12 people across three offices.
Expanding the fund platform to improve our ability to meet borrower needs and expand our investor base.