John Francis O’Hare

Co-Portfolio Manager at Saybrook Corporate Opportunity Fund

John Francis O’Hare

John Francis O’Hare

Co-Portfolio Manager at Saybrook Corporate Opportunity Fund

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Chairman at Accretive Solutions, Inc.

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Managing Director at Saybrook Corporate Opportunity Fund

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Founder at Stretto

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Vice President at Saybrook Corporate Opportunity Fund

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Professional at Saybrook Capital LLC

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Partner at Saybrook Capital LLC

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Member, Managing Member at Saybrook Fund Advisors LLC

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Partner at Saybrook Capital LLC

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Partner, Chief Financial Officer, CCO at Saybrook Capital LLC

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Principal, Saybrook Community Capital at Saybrook Capital LLC

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John Francis O’Hare
Co-Portfolio Manager at Saybrook Corporate Opportunity Fund
Education

UIC is a major research university offering the cultural, business and entertainment opportunities you can only find in a world-class city. As one of the top 200 research-funded institutions in the world, UIC faculty discover the things that others teach. Choose from 15 academic colleges including the UIC College of Medicine-the largest in the nation-which educates one in six Illinois physicians. With nearly 2,574 instructional faculty members, there is one faculty member to every 11 students, which allows for a more personal learning experience. What's more, 75 percent of tenured faculty members teach undergraduate courses and 83 percent of full-time instructional faculty have earned a PhD or equivalent. But it's not all work and no play at UIC... Our 16,911 undergrads and 10,669 graduate and professional students make up one of the most diverse student bodies in the United States. Whether living in residence halls, near campus or commuting, you'll find there's always something interesting going on, from social events, clubs, sororities and fraternities, to two state-of-the-art fitness centers, and more-not to mention everything Chicago has to offer just minutes away. And at UIC, we take our sports seriously. The UIC Flames compete in 18 NCAA Division 1 sports and have won a total of 38 conference championships. There's a wide range of intramural teams and sports clubs for students to join.

BA

The University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign is a public research-intensive university in the U.S. state of Illinois. It is the flagship campus of the University of Illinois system. The University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign is the second oldest public university in the state (after Illinois State University), and is a founding member of the Big Ten Conference. It is considered a Public Ivy and is a member of the Association of American Universities.

MBA

The Owen Graduate School of Management is the graduate business school of Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee, United States. Founded in 1969, Owen awards eight degrees: a standard 2-year Master of Business Administration (MBA), an Executive MBA, an Americas Executive MBA, a Master of Finance, a Master of Accountancy, a Master of Accountancy-Valuation, a Health Care MBA, and a Master of Management in Health Care, as well as a large variety of joint professional and MBA degree programs. Owen is renowned for its Health Care MBA, a unique program that provides students an in-depth educational experience tailored to the health care industry. Owen also offers non-degree programs for undergraduates and executives.

Career History
Co-Portfolio Manager
Current

Saybrook Corporate Opportunity Fund seeks to invest ideally in distressed lower middle market companies located in the US and Canada with an enterprise value of less than $500 million. The fund targets companies operating in the fields of business services, consumer, healthcare and manufacturing sectors. It provides financing in the form of junior debt and equity capital, with an investment size ranging from $10 to $40 million. It acquires control and non-control stakes.

Managing Director
2007 - Prior

Saybrook Advisors pursues investment opportunities with the potential to generate high after-tax total returns for their investors. The firm manages a municipal opportunity strategy and through their private equity investment arm, they also manage a corporate opportunity special situations investment strategy.Saybrook's municipal opportunity strategies seek to capitalize on the inefficiencies between traditional municipal bonds, such as general obligation and the tax-backed debt of state and local governments, and higher-yielding bonds that typically feature riskier credit profiles, such as issues for industrial development, multi-family housing, nursing facilities, toll roads and other forms of collateral. The firm's municipal opportunity investment strategies utilize a pool of committed capital to purchase distressed and defaulted municipal bonds. The firm has extensive expertise in restructurings and workouts and in implementing comprehensive turnaround plans, when necessary, and in achieving returns for investors through well-defined exit strategies. Saybrook also seeks to capitalize of their expertise in credit selection and to identify investment opportunities that have been overlooked by the rest of the municipal market.The Saybrook Corporate Opportunity Fund LP is a special situations investment fund that provides capital to lower middle-market companies in the US and Canada. The fund makes both equity and junior debt investments in capital-constrained and distressed lower middle-market companies. The fund either invests in a company's existing debt or makes junior debt and equity investments to enable a company to fill a gap in their capital structure that may be due to the result of business or capital structure complexities that are insurmountable obstacles for traditional sources of capital. The fund seeks to provide an efficient source of capital for companies in transition. The fund's investment mandate is flexible, allowing Saybrook to design financing structures to fit each unique situation. The fund targets industries with low technology risk including business services, consumer, healthcare and manufacturing. Saybrook targets companies with total revenues of $25 million to $250 million. They invest mainly in privately-held or micro-cap public entities. Investments range from $10 million to $25 million. Investment structures may include: mezzanine loans, convertible notes, preferred stock, buyouts of existing lenders or DIP financings in conjunction with acquisitions. Transaction types may include: shareholder recapitalizations, deleveraging financings, distressed debt purchases, acquisition financings and PIPE transactions. Saybrook does not require outright control of their investments. They usually hold investments for 3 to 5 years.

Managing Director
2003 - 2016

Saybrook Capital LLC invests in lower middle market companies located in the US and Canada, with an enterprise value of less than $500 million. The fund targets companies operating in the fields of business services, consumer, healthcare and manufacturing sectors. It provides financing in the form of junior debt and equity for capital-constrained and distressed situations with an investment size ranging from $8 to $15 million. It acquires both control and non-control stakes.

Boards & Committees
Board Member
Current

Bankruptcy Management Solutions, Inc. designs and develops software solutions. It offers customized software programs that simplify and automate the administrative requirements of insolvency professionals. The company was founded by David S. Watkins in 1987 and is headquartered in Irvine, CA.

Board Member
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Something Sweet, Inc. engages in the operation of bakery and food service stores. It offers cakes, sweet grains, pies and specialty sweets. The company was founded by Mary Ann Montesano and Joe Montesano on June 19, 1995 and is headquartered in New Haven, CT.

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