Differentiated middle market access through a longstanding, scaled and well-aligned private capital platform

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Experienced Management with Cycle-Tested Track Record

Averaging over 25 years of experience in the middle market, our senior management team has worked together for over a decade and demonstrated an ability to effectively invest across market cycles. Our team’s consistency and strong culture anchored in fundamental credit analysis continues to be highly valued by investors and private equity firms alike.

+ yr
average middle market lending experience
+ yr
cycle-tested track record

Leveraging the Scale of Nuveen

Churchill benefits from the scale, capital and resources of Nuveen, a trillion-dollar global asset manager and one of the largest investors in private debt globally1. Leveraging Nuveen’s international distribution capabilities, high touch client services platform, and compliance and support infrastructure allows us to focus on what we do best – originating, underwriting, and managing high quality, diversified portfolios to help clients meet their risk/return objectives.

1 Private Debt Investor Global Investor 50, December 2023. Rankings based the market value of private debt portfolios. 2 As of March 31, 2024.

Unique Alignment Proposition

TIAA, Churchill’s ultimate parent company, is an integral part of the firm’s committed capital base and invests alongside our investors in every transaction we do, a unique and powerful alignment construct. Investors can feel confident that our success is tied to the results we deliver.


Direct Origination Platform with Proprietary Access

Churchill’s dedicated origination team has cultivated deep relationships with over 270 leading private equity sponsors solidifying our position as a trusted partner offering reliable financing solutions across the capital structure of their middle market clientele.

private equity firms invested with
limited partner commitments to 245+ private equity funds

Conservative Approach

We are committed to protecting and growing our investor’s capital by applying a rigorous, streamlined, and time-tested underwriting approach to every opportunity we evaluate. We remain highly selective and target investment opportunities that are capitalized appropriately, exhibit strong free cash flow characteristics, and maintain defensible market positions. Our alignment with top-tier private equity sponsors with deep sector expertise is an important construct of our investment philosophy.

Our Offerings

Churchill offers a wide range of investment products to meet the varying needs of our investor clients

Churchill understands that all investors have individual priorities, requirements and risk/return preferences. Through our array of U.S. middle market private capital products, we aim to offer a wide range of investment solutions to accommodate the various needs of our clients. In partnership with Arcmont Asset Management, a leading European private debt manager and Nuveen investment-affiliate, we can also provide global private debt solutions to enhance diversification and geographical exposure.

We have extensive experience structuring offerings for both domestic and international investors, including pension funds, insurance companies, endowments, foundations, family offices and registered investment advisors. In partnership with Nuveen’s global distribution team in 22 countries around the world, we welcome the opportunity to meet with you and share more about our nationally-recognized platform.

Commingled Funds

Separately Managed Accounts

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Churchill Asset Management
375 Park Avenue, 9th Floor
New York, NY 10152
(212) 478-9200

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