Jonathan Bock

Jonathan Bock

Chief Executive Officer

Jonathan is Chief Executive Officer of Barings BDC, Inc. and a Managing Director in Barings Global Private Finance Group. In addition to his role at Barings BDC, Mr. Bock serves as the Co-Chief Executive Officer and President of Barings Private Credit Corporation, and Chief Financial Officer of Barings Capital Investment Corporation, Barings Corporate Investors, and Barings Participation Investors. Prior to joining Barings in 2018, Jonathan was a Managing Director and Senior Equity Analyst at Wells Fargo Securities specializing in Business Development Companies.

Before his role at Wells Fargo, he followed the specialty finance space at Stifel Nicolaus & Company and A.G. Edwards Inc. Prior to entering sell-side research in 2006, Jonathan was an equity portfolio manager/analyst at Busey Wealth Management in Champaign, Illinois.

He has actively followed the BDC space since 2006 and was the Chief Author of a leading BDC quarterly research publication: The BDC Scorecard. His research is often cited by The Wall Street Journal, Barron's, and other prominent financial publications.

Jonathan holds a B.S. in Finance from the University of Illinois and is a C.F.A. Charterholder.

Ian Fowler

Ian Fowler

President

Ian is President of Barings BDC, Inc. and Co-Head of Barings’ Global Private Finance Group, a member of the group’s North American Private Finance Investment Committee. He is responsible for leading a team that originates, underwrites and manages global private finance investments. Ian has worked in the industry since 1988 and his experience encompasses middle market commercial finance, including originating, underwriting and managing senior secured loans, mezzanine and co-investment transactions.

Prior to joining Barings in 2012, he was a Senior Managing Director with Harbour Group and co-founded Freeport Financial LLC where he was a member of the Executive Credit Committee and responsible for all business development and capital market initiatives. While at Freeport, he helped build the company into one of the top five non-bank affiliated middle market sponsor finance companies in the United States. Before that, Ian was Managing Director and Global Group Leader for GE Capital's Global Sponsor Finance Group.

Prior to GE Capital, he held various leveraged finance and investment positions with NationsBank and Mellon Bank. Ian holds a B.A. from the University of Western Ontario and is a member of the CFA Institute.

Elizabeth Murray

Elizabeth Murray

Chief Operating Officer and Chief Accounting Officer

Elizabeth serves as the Company’s Chief Operating Officer and Chief Accounting Officer and also serves as the Principal Accounting Officer of BCIC, BPCC, Barings Corporate Investors and Barings Participation Investors. She also serves as the Chief Financial Officer for Barings Global Short Duration High Yield Fund. Elizabeth previously was the Director of External Reporting for the Company and previously served as the Vice President of Financial Reporting at Triangle Capital Corporation prior to the externalization of the investment management of the Company to Barings LLC.

Prior to joining Triangle Capital Corporation in 2012, she worked in Financial Planning and Analysis for RBC Bank, the U.S. retail banking division for Royal Bank of Canada. Prior to RBC Bank, Elizabeth spent seven years at Progress Energy, Inc. and held various positions in finance, accounting and tax, most recently in Strategy and Financial Planning. Elizabeth began her career as a Tax Consultant with PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Elizabeth is a graduate of North Carolina State University where she obtained a B.S. degree in Accounting and a Master of Accounting degree. She is also a North Carolina Certified Public Accountant.
Jonathan Landsberg

Jonathan Landsberg

Chief Financial Officer

Jonathan serves as the Chief Financial Officer for the Company and also serves as BPCC's Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer. He is also the Treasurer and Head of Investor Relations for BCIC, and he is a Vice President of Barings Corporate Investors and Barings Participation Investors. Jonathan has roles with several BDC-affiliated joint ventures, including as Principal of Jocassee Partners LLC, and a Board member of Banff Partners LP, Thompson Rivers LLC, and Waccamaw River LLC. Jonathan has worked in the industry since 2006.

Prior to joining Barings in 2018, Jonathan was a Fixed Income Research Analyst at Wells Fargo Securities, covering the bank and specialty finance sectors. Before Wells Fargo, he spent eight years at Merrill Lynch/Bank of America in roles across debt origination and syndicated lending.

Jonathan holds B.A. degrees in Engineering Sciences and Economics from Dartmouth College and is a member of the CFA Institute.
Benjamin Tecmire

Benjamin Tecmire

Chief Compliance Officer

Benjamin Tecmire serves as Chief Compliance Officer of the Company. He is also Chief Compliance Officer for Barings Capital Investment Corporation, Barings Private Credit Corporation, Barings Global Short Duration High Yield Fund, Barings Corporate Investors and Barings Participation Investors. He is a Director in Barings Legal Regulatory Group responsible for advising Barings on global regulatory matters that impact all aspects of its asset management business. Mr. Tecmire has worked in the industry since 2013.

Prior to joining Barings in 2021, Mr. Tecmire held counsel positions at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, including serving as senior counsel to the Director of the Division of Investment Management and as senior counsel in their Investment Adviser Regulation Office and Private Funds group. In addition. Mr. Tecmire has held legal positions with the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board where his duties included advising regulators on examinations and enforcement matters, establishing requirements for professional qualifications, the development and implementation of policies, and regulatory rulemaking.

Mr. Tecmire received a B.A. in political science from Columbia University, a J.D. from the George Mason University School of Law, and an LL.M. in securities and financial regulation from the Georgetown University Law Center.