Evren Ozargun is Managing Director, Corporate Development and Credit at Gordon Brothers. He is a trusted advisor to senior leadership helping set and execute the strategic agenda for the firm, identifying and supporting new initiatives, pursuing and integrating new alliances and structuring complex transactions. In working directly with the deal teams, Evren plays an important role in underwriting and monitoring high-impact investments involving both debt and equity transactions.
Evren has 20 years of experience in the middle-market, asset-based and cash flow lending, appraisal and disposition industries. He has a broad experience ranging from turnarounds, restructurings and DIP financings to large M&A transactions, corporate carve-outs and providing growth capital.
Prior to joining Gordon Brothers, Evren was Director of Audit & Appraisal at Wells Fargo Retail Finance. Previously, he held several titles at Crystal Financial, a Boston-based commercial finance company, most recently as Senior Managing Director. Evren started his career at The Ozer Group before Gordon Brothers acquired the appraisal firm in 2005.
Evren holds a Bachelor of Science in Economics and Entrepreneurial Studies from Babson College. As an outdoor enthusiast, he’s an avid skier, biker, rock climber and hiker and supports various philanthropic organizations focused on social justice, the environment and wildlife.