Kevin T. Butts
Kevin Butts is a Vice President in the Private Equity Group for 50 South Capital. He focuses on sourcing, evaluating and executing primary fund investments and direct co-investments in all areas, with a focus on buyouts, natural resources and credit. He also participates in fundraising, investor relations and portfolio management activities.
Prior to joining 50 South Capital, Kevin was a Senior Credit Portfolio Manager within Northern Trust’s Corporate Banking Group where was responsible for the underwriting and financial analysis responsibilities of a $1.2B loan portfolio comprised of 38 diversified energy and industrial clients. He started his career at Northern Trust as a summer intern prior to joining Northern Trust on a full-time basis as a Rotational Development Program member. He completed rotations in Credit Training, Corporate Banking, Wealth Management and Investment Strategy.
Education & Associations
Kevin serves on several fund advisory boards for funds in which 50 South Capital invests. He received a degree in finance with Honors from the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign and an MBA with Honors from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.