Bruce Spohler is the Chief Operating Officer and a founder of Solar Capital Ltd. (NASDAQ:SLRC) and Solar Senior Capital Ltd. (NASDAQ:SUNS). Previously, Mr. Spohler was a managing director as well as a former Co-Head of U.S. Leveraged Finance at CIBC World Markets. Mr. Spohler joined CIBC World Markets in 1995 when it acquired the middle-market financing business, The Argosy Group, for which Mr. Spohler was a founding member and managing director. Prior to co-founding The Argosy Group in 1990, Mr. Spohler worked in mergers and acquisitions at Drexel Burnham Lambert from 1986 to 1990. Mr. Spohler earned a B.S. from Syracuse University and an M.M. from the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University.