Co-Chief Executive Officer
Co-Chief Executive Officer at Rand Capital Management
Scott Barfield serves as Co-CEO and Managing Director at Rand Capital Management. He is responsible for the origination, execution, monitoring, and realization of investments. With more than 20 years experience working with middle market companies, Mr. Barfield has executed M&A, capital raise, and principal investment transactions aggregating over $10 billion in value. Prior to joining Callodine Strategic Credit, Mr. Barfield was a Managing Director at BlueArc Mezzanine Partners. Prior to joining BlueArc Mezzanine Partners, Mr. Barfield was a Principal in the debt investment arm of H.I.G. Capital, a $18 billion private equity and debt investment firm. Prior to H.I.G. Capital, he was a Partner at Nancy Creek Capital, a mezzanine debt fund focused on the lower middle market. Prior to Nancy Creek Capital, Mr. Barfield worked within the Investment Banking group of Wachovia Securities where he worked within various M&A and debt capital market groups, including private equity and mezzanine placement, high yield, investment grade senior notes, and origination. Prior to Wachovia Securities, he began his career at Ernst & Young. He has a B.S. in Business Administration and a Master of Accounting degree, both from the Kenan-Flagler Business School at UNC – Chapel Hill.