Senior Investment Professionals

Tim Clifford
President & CEO

Sean McKeever
Managing Director & COO

Aized Rabbani
Director

Timothy Wong
Senior Vice President

Eric Petersen
Senior Vice President


Associates

Brian Green
Senior Associate

Jonathan Choa
Senior Associate

Rafal Rydzewski
Senior Associate

Joseph Lee
Associate


Administrative and
Operational Personnel

Afsheen Ali
Director of Administration

Tim Clifford
President & CEO
212.850.4620 Direct
917.275.4398 Cell
cliffordt@abacusfinance.com
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Tim founded Abacus Finance in 2011. As the firm’s President and CEO and member of its Investment Committee, Tim brings more than 20 years of experience in lower-middle market lending. Previously, Tim founded and served as Executive Vice President and Head of Amalgamated Capital, a lower-middle market leveraged-lending business for Amalgamated Bank. Prior to AmalCap, he was a Managing Director and Principal for Churchill Financial (Now, Carlyle GMS Finance), and Head of its Boston office. Before that, Tim founded the leveraged-lending practice of Comerica Bank’s Technology & Life Sciences division, and was a founding member of the acquisition finance group of FleetBoston Securities.

Tim earned an M.B.A. from the F.W. Olin Graduate School of Business at Babson College, and a B.S. in Business Administration from Southern New Hampshire University.