Mr. Barnett joined Castlelake in 2017 and is part of the Business Development & Capital Markets team, focused on the origination of new investment opportunities and investment financing. Additionally, Mr. Barnett is responsible for raising debt capital across Castlelake’s family of funds and leading asset origination efforts within the firm’s investing verticals as head of Business Development & Capital Markets. Prior to joining Castlelake, Mr. Barnett was with the Structured Finance group at Deutsche Bank, where he ran syndication for asset-backed securitizations, collateralized loan obligations and Deutsche Bank’s private lending business. He held similar positions at Goldman Sachs & Co. and Lehman Brothers prior to working at Deutsche Bank. Mr. Barnett received his B.A. in business administration from Loyola University New Orleans in economics and finance.