John W. Uhlein, Founder and Managing Principal:
With over 25 years in risk management and business building of structured and project finance products, John Uhlein formed Grenadier Capital LLC to create the next generation of risk assessment, diligence, and capital markets advisory services, including capital raising. Mr. Uhlein is also a Partner at Round Table Financial Group*, a firm assisting both capital seekers and capital investors.
Mr. Uhlein was at Ambac for over 15 years and was the founder and Chairman of Ambac UK, Ambac’s highly successful international division, where he was involved in the structuring and risk assessment of many industry award winning infrastructure, municipal and structured transactions.
Mr. Uhlein was also Executive Vice President of Ambac, responsible for its US structured finance, project finance, and ABS operations, excluding CDOs. In the US, the transaction types ranged from commodity ABS to complex structured finance transactions. Mr. Uhlein also ran a very profitable international joint venture with MBIA for over five years. Mr. Uhlein was a member of the Executive Management and Senior Risk Committees.
Mr. Uhlein started his career at the law firm of Skadden Arps and was involved during the creation of the securitization business in the mid 1980’s, first at Skadden then at Kidder, Peabody.
Mr. Uhlein received his BA from Hamilton College and JD/MBA from Syracuse University. He is a member of the New York State Bar and holds his Series 7 and 63 registrations.
Mr. Uhlein is supported by a team of seasoned consultants with deep specialized industry experience, and a Board of Advisors.
*Brokerage services provided through Alternative Asset Investment Securities, LLC, a broker/dealer registered with the SEC, member FINRA and SIPC