Grace Barnwell

Director of Corporate Finance

Grace serves as Director of Corporate Finance at Bay Point Advisors. Prior to Bay Point, she was Senior Vice President at Cadence Bank and brings 12 years of banking and investing experience through originating, underwriting, and managing large corporate and middle-market clients in various industries including healthcare, life science, food & beverage, business services, industrials and transportation and logistics. She covered lower to middle market C&I clients in the Southeast and private equity sponsor led transactions across the United States. She previously held roles at Capital One, SunTrust and BMO Harris Bank. At Capital One, she originated and helped manage a $2 billion portfolio, successfully leading the bank’s returns across the larger credit facilities. While at SunTrust, she was on the Corporate Finance team that was engaged when a Relationship Manager had a sponsor or a leveraged cash flow loan across all industries. structuring, and execution.

She received her BS in Mathematics from the University of Georgia.