J. Kirk Ogren Jr. is a Principal at St. Croix Capital Partners. Previously he was a Partner and a founder of TPG Credit Management (now known as Castlelake). Mr. Ogren managed distressed credit investments in North America, Latin America and Asia. From 1993 until 2005, Mr. Ogren was a Managing Director at Cargill’s financial investment subsidiary. From 1985 until 1993, Mr. Ogren was with Bankers Trust Company based in both New York and Santiago, Chile. Mr. Ogren received his B.B.A. in Finance from the University of Notre Dame and an M.I.B.S. from the University of South Carolina. He also holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.