Mr. Manowitz is the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer of Blue Torch. Mr. Manowitz is responsible for Blue Torch’s operations, investor relations, treasury, fund accounting, valuation, tax reporting, and administration functions. Prior to joining Blue Torch, Mr. Manowitz was the Chief Accounting Officer for the Credit Platform at H.I.G. Capital. Prior to that, Mr. Manowitz worked at Cerberus Capital Management, L.P. as Controller of the Credit Platform of Cerberus Business Finance and Ableco Finance LLC. Earlier in his career, Mr. Manowitz worked at Merrill Lynch and PricewaterhouseCoopers. Mr. Manowitz graduated from Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business with an MBA and a BS in Accounting.