VP of Finance
Byron Clarke has joined Walnut Street Finance as VP of Finance. He brings 13 years of experience in investment management and financial services administration. He will oversee accounting, provide strategic guidance to support company growth, and develop and maintain relationships with capital providers.
Prior to joining Walnut Street Finance, Byron founded Pi Day Capital Management where he managed a portfolio of public securities. He was also previously a Vice President at CHS Capital, a middle-market Private Equity firm located in Chicago, IL. While at CHS Capital, Byron’s extensive experience included fund administration, operational and strategic support for multiple platform companies, and capital markets transactions including acquisitions, divestitures, and recapitalizations.
Byron graduated with honors from the Booth School of Business at the University of Chicago with concentrations in Finance, Organizational Behavior, Strategic Management, Economics, and Entrepreneurship. Byron holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business with concentrations in Finance and Accounting from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University, and he is an Illinois Registered CPA.