Walter Marullo is a Managing Director and Portfolio Manager in the Leveraged Finance group. He has more than 25 years of banking, credit, and leveraged finance experience, the last 11 years of which have been at NewStar, where he is responsible for managing a portfolio of credit investments and, among other things, covering the Healthcare and Environmental Services industries.
Prior to joining NewStar, Mr. Marullo spent nearly all his banking and leveraged finance career at FleetBoston Financial and BankBoston, one of FleetBoston’s predecessor companies, where he held a variety of positions of increasing responsibility. His most recent positions at FleetBoston included Managing Director & Portfolio Management Team Leader in the Environmental Services, Power Generation, and Utilities sectors and Managing Director & Portfolio Management Team Leader in the Food & Beverage, Consumer Products, and for-profit Healthcare sectors. In previous positions at FleetBoston, Mr. Marullo structured, executed, and managed leveraged, non-investment-grade loan transactions within the Environmental Services and for-profit Healthcare sectors.
Mr. Marullo holds an A.B. from Harvard College and an M.B.A. from the Darden School at the University of Virginia. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst (C.F.A.) and a member of the Boston Securities Analyst Society.