Gina McClary is a vice president and product specialist for the Private Credit team. She joined First Eagle in December 2017 when the firm acquired NewStar Financial. She is responsible for articulating key investment strategy content related to the firm’s middle market private credit offerings. Prior to Gina’s role as a product specialist, she served as a vice president in NewStar’s Direct Lending group where she underwrote, executed and monitored the firm’s credit investments in middle market companies across a wide range of industries. Gina joined NewStar Financial in June 2012 as a credit analyst and was promoted to vice president in 2016. She earned a BS in Corporate Finance and Accounting from Bentley University.