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Joshua Niedner

Principal & Co-Head | Vista Credit Partners | Chicago

Joshua Niedner joined Vista Credit Partners in 2015.

Prior to joining Vista, Mr. Niedner spent 14 years at Madison Capital Funding, a leading middle market finance company and credit manager, where he served in a range of roles and capacities over time, including investment underwriting and structuring, portfolio management, relationship development and management, investment origination, talent acquisition and development, capital raising, investment vehicle structuring, and investor and financing partner relations. Mr. Niedner joined Madison shortly after it was founded and was a key contributor to Madison’s growth from its inception to over $7.5 billion in assets under management. Madison completed more than 800 investment transactions and invested over $20 billion during his time there.

Most recently, Mr. Niedner was the Head of the Investment Management group and a member of Madison’s Investment Committee, as well as its Strategy Committee. Mr. Niedner also previously served as Head of Loan Buying and Team Leader in Madison’s Underwriting and Portfolio Management group. Previously, Mr. Niedner worked at Bank One (now J.P. Morgan) in various groups, including Middle Market Syndications and Private Placements, Healthcare and Municipal Finance, Commercial Lending, and Real Estate Finance.



B.S. in Finance from Indiana University

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