White Wolf Capital Group (“White Wolf Capital” or “White Wolf”) announced today that the firm has appointed Alvaro Soto as Chief Compliance Officer and Managing Director.
July 11, 2023 – Prior to joining White Wolf, Alvaro served as Director at ACA Group, a leading compliance, risk, and governance consulting firm. At ACA, Alvaro was member of the U.S. Regulatory practice leadership, working with registered investment advisers, particularly managers of hedge funds, funds of funds, private credit, and private equity funds, to risk assess, and develop and implement compliance programs that address identified risks and meet the requirements of the Advisers Act and industry standards and expectations. Prior to ACA, Alvaro was part of the National Exam Program team at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), and before the SEC, Alvaro held positions with the U.S. Federal Reserve and the U.S. Department of the Navy. Alvaro earned a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from George Washington University and a bachelor’s degree in business administration (BBA), cum laude, from the University of Puerto Rico, majoring in Finance and Accounting.
As Chief Compliance Officer at White Wolf, Soto will manage and coordinate all activities related to compliance with the firm’s regulatory requirements as a federally registered investment adviser. “We’ve always believed in the importance of fostering a strong culture of compliance at White Wolf, and Alvaro is going to be instrumental in helping us maintain and improve upon that,” said White Wolf Chief Executive Elie P. Azar. “Alvaro brings a level of experience that is exactly what our firm needs as we navigate the dynamic regulatory environment while also growing rapidly. And, as a seasoned industry executive, his knowledge and skills will also be valuable on our leadership team.”
White Wolf is a private investment firm that began operations in late 2011 and is focused on making direct and indirect investments in leading North American middle market companies.
White Wolf seeks private equity and private credit investment opportunities in companies with $20 million to $200 million in revenues and up to $20 million in EBITDA. Typical situations include management buyouts, leveraged buyouts, recapitalizations, and investments for growth. Preferred industries include manufacturing, business services, government services, information technology, security, aerospace, and defense.
White Wolf also looks to invest with other private fund managers as a limited partner. Targeted investment candidates are North American focused private credit funds looking to raise $50 million to $500 million, with a focus on the lower-middle and middle-market.
White Wolf’s office locations include Miami, Chicago, Montreal, and New York City.
For further information, please visit www.whitewolfcapital.com.