Comvest’s organization is led by a team of experienced professionals that draw from backgrounds in finance, consulting, executive leadership, business development, marketing, and operations.

Direct Lending

Special Opportunities

Jason Gelberd

Partner, Co-Head of Direct Lending

Jason is a Partner and Co-Head of Direct Lending and serves as a member of the firm’s Executive Committee and Operating Committee. He is also a member of the investment committee for Comvest’s direct lending and special opportunities strategies. Jason is responsible for portfolio management and operations of Comvest direct lending and special opportunities strategies in addition to originating, structuring, and managing investments.

Prior to joining Comvest, Jason was a Director with Goldman Sachs Specialty Lending Group. He focused on underwriting and structuring senior and junior debt transactions to middle-market companies and also led the development and build out of a successful Lender Finance product line, investing capital in commercial and consumer specialty finance companies. Prior to Goldman Sachs, Jason was a Vice President at Antares Capital, providing senior and junior capital to private equity sponsor backed middle-market companies. Jason’s lending career has also included commercial lending positions at First Source Financial and LaSalle National Bank.

Jason received an M.B.A. from DePaul University’s Charles Kellstadt School of Business and a B.B.A. in Finance from the University of Iowa.