Senior Management, Portfolio Management and Underwriting

Jeffrey Cupples

Deputy Head of Credit, Direct Investments

Phone: 312-523-2385


Office Location: Chicago

Joined the team: 2010


  • Eli Broad College of Business at Michigan State University, B.A. with honors


  • Pangaea Asset Management, LLC, Associate
  • LaSalle Bank, Corporate Banking Loan Officer


  • Open Heart Magic

Hometown: Bloomfield Hills, MI

Favorite Food: Chicken Marsala

Favorite Movie: The Big Lebowski

Full Bio

Mr. Cupples is a Deputy Head of Credit, Direct Investments of Monroe Capital.  He is responsible for underwriting middle-market loan transactions and supporting various account management functions as well as closing loan transactions.  Mr. Cupples has over 15 years of middle market credit and lending experience.  Prior to Monroe, Mr. Cupples was an Associate at Pangaea Asset Management, where he was responsible for the underwriting and monitoring of broadly syndicated and middle market loans.  Prior to Pangaea, Mr. Cupples was a Corporate Banking Loan Officer at LaSalle Bank, monitoring, analysing and preparing financial models for ESOP transactions.  Mr. Cupples earned his B.A. with Honors in Finance from the Eli Broad College of Business at Michigan State University.