Adam ZaabelEVP, Head of Credit & Underwriting

Origination and Forgiveness Process Management & Financial Analysis

7+ years of Direct Lending and Financial Due Diligence Experience

Adam Zaabel (he/him) manages the borrower application experience and lender verification at NEWITY. Bringing seven years of experience in direct lending, lender services, and financial due diligence, Adam is an expert in PPP loans with a deep understanding of the program’s governing rules and regulations as well as its complex guidance. Adam has gained valuable experience in the healthcare, construction, specialty finance, and general manufacturing industries.

Former Senior Associate for a Secured Private Debt Fund for Businesses

Prior to joining NEWITY, Adam Zaabel served as a Senior Associate for a senior secured private debt fund that provided the necessary liquidity to businesses in need of financing for growth. His responsibilities included financial modeling of the portfolio and individual transactions, investor reporting, portfolio management, and analyzing credit decisions. Adam has performed extensive due diligence on behalf of lenders for Asset-Based Lending (ABL) deals and Quality of Earnings reviews for mergers and acquisitions. Adam began his career in the Chicago Audit Practice at Deloitte & Touche, LLP.

He earned his Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Notre Dame and is a Certified Public Accountant licensed in Illinois.