Chief Executive Officer, Remora Capital Partners
Daniel has over 20 years of direct experience in leveraged finance, principal investing, portfolio management, due diligence, and business operations executive management and ownership.
Prior to founding Remora Capital Partners, Daniel has been an entrepreneur, CEO, business owner and was formerly a Vice President in the Investment Banking Leveraged Finance Group of Jefferies & Company. Daniel has participated in over $7 billion of leveraged finance transactions for U.S. middle market growth companies through the structuring, marketing and placing of high yield securities, bank loans and mezzanine securities associated with financial sponsor LBOs, refinancings, dividend recapitalizations, and roll-up acquisitions. Daniel has worked extensively with the executive management teams of middle market companies across several industries, including education technology, consumer, retail, food & beverage, government defense, aerospace, automotive, general industrial, oil & gas, media, technology, business services, and hotels. Daniel has assisted companies to derive and execute important corporate strategy decisions, including: capital structure planning, raising both debt and equity capital, regional and international expansions, acquisitions, spinoffs, and corporate restructurings and reorganizations.
Mr. Mafrice is currently the Chief Executive Officer of Remora Capital Partners, an Executive Council Member of Century Park Capital and a Board Member of Elizabeth Lake Estates. Formerly, Mr. Mafrice was a member of the advisory board of a middle market direct lending fund, and the president, chief executive officer, a board member, and owner of Sweet Lady Jane.
Daniel holds a BBA, with distinction, in Finance and Accounting from the University of Michigan Business School.