Crain’s Chicago Business Names Victory Park Capital to 2023 Best Places to Work in Chicago List
Sep 19, 2023
CHICAGO, IL – September 19, 2023 – Victory Park Capital Advisors, LLC (“VPC”), a leading global alternative investment firm specializing in private credit, was named in the 2023 Best Places to Work in Chicago list by Crain’s Chicago Business (“Crain’s”). The annual list honors the Top 100 Chicago-area employers across a wide variety of industries, and VPC is honored to be the only alternative investment manager in the Top 50.
The full list is based on a holistic evaluation of factors, including company culture, diversity of workforce and leadership, voluntary turnover rate, remote work options, and benefits, along with an evaluation of survey questions answered by VPC employees. VPC was acknowledged for implementing diversity and inclusion initiatives, promoting an environment of togetherness, and providing cross-functional mentorship opportunities for employees across all levels of the firm. The recognition highlights its commitment to fostering a unique, familial company culture.
“We take great pride in our culture at VPC,” said Richard Levy, CEO, CIO, and Founder of VPC. “Our ‘Who Cares Wins’ mentality is a throughline across all aspects of the firm, including our approach to employee engagement. Our people are the most valuable asset, and this recognition is a testament to our commitment to supporting our employees’ well-being, sense of belonging, skill development, and career advancement.”
The Best Places to Work in Chicago list was featured in a special digital edition of Crain’s Chicago Business on September 13, 2023, and the print edition was published yesterday.
About Victory Park Capital Advisors, LLC
VPC is an SEC-registered, established credit manager. The Firm was founded in 2007 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, with additional resources in New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, and London. VPC provides custom financing solutions across the private capital spectrum, focusing on companies with strong corporate governance and a compelling growth trajectory. VPC invests in emerging and established businesses across various industries worldwide. For more information, please visit www.victoryparkcapital.com.
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