Paul W. Drury

Senior Managing Director

Mr. Drury joined Levine Leichtman Capital Partners in October 2005. He is a dedicated member of the Firm’s Structured Equity investment team, focused on originations and due diligence activities. Mr. Drury is based in LLCP's Chicago office.

Prior to joining the Firm, he was a Vice President at The CIT Group for 12 years where he was responsible for developing strategic relationships with private-equity investors, professional intermediaries and companies throughout the Midwest. Focused on financings for mergers & acquisitions, restructurings and growth capital for middle-market companies across a variety of industries, he originated, structured and negotiated transactions representing over $895 million in value. Preceding his latest role at CIT, he served as Regional Business Development Manager leading the business development effort throughout the Midwest region through four offices. Earlier in his career, Mr. Drury served in a similar capacity at Bank of America and its predecessor organizations.

Mr. Drury earned his MBA with Honors from The University of Chicago Booth School of Business and Bachelor of Science degrees in Finance and Accounting from Texas Tech University.