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  Hugh J. Wade
Chief Executive Officer

Phone: 312.596.6905

Mr. Wade co-founded Madison Capital in 2001 and has served on its Executive Committee since inception. He has held a variety of leadership positions, including Senior Managing Partner, Chief Administrative Officer and Chief Credit Officer. Prior to forming Madison Capital, he spent sixteen years at Bank of America and its predecessor, Continental Bank. He also managed the middle market Financial Sponsor Group for Banc of America Securities LLC. Mr. Wade is a graduate of Marquette University and received his MBA from the University of Notre Dame.


  K. Thomas Klimmeck
Senior Managing Director

Phone: 312.596.6903

Mr. Klimmeck is one of the founders of Madison Capital Funding LLC and a member of the Executive Committee. He is also responsible for originating, structuring, and closing transactions. Mr. Klimmeck has been in the corporate finance industry with Bank of America, as well as GE Capital and Arthur Young. He received his B.S. in Industrial Engineering from the University of Illinois-Urbana, and his M.M. Management from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University.


  Devon M. Russell
Senior Managing Director

Phone: 312.596.6908

Mr. Russell is responsible for all capital market activities at Madison Capital and is a member of the Executive Committee. Capital market activities include loan syndications and third-party asset management. Mr. Russell has over twenty years of capital markets experience including eleven years with Madison Capital and nine years at Banc of America Securities LLC ("BAS"). His capital markets experience has covered both investment grade and leveraged transactions representing a diversified base of industries including media, communications, insurance & financial services and environmental services. Additionally, Mr. Russell worked within BAS' Leveraged Finance Group focused on financial sponsor transactions. He has earned degrees in Economics and Political Science, as well as an MBA in Finance from Indiana University.


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