Configure Partners Adds New Associate, Kyle Stinchcomb, and Announces Promotion of James Bardenwerper to Vice President
Configure Partners is pleased to announce that Kyle Stinchcomb has joined the firm as an Associate. Kyle joins Configure with seven years of experience at firms including Regions and SunTrust. In his role as an Associate, he will spearhead the creation of marketing materials for current and prospective clients as well as managing requisite due diligence process.
In addition, James Bardenwerper has been promoted to Vice President. James joined Configure in 2018 as one of the first junior banker hires of the firm. James is a consummate ambassador of the broader Configure team, and embodies Configure’s core values of hunger, humility, and people-first. In his new position as Vice President, he will take a lead role in financing and credit resolution transactions and will be more heavily involved in client relationship management.
Financial Institutions Group at Regions Bank, where he focused on structuring debt financings for acquisitions and recapitalizations. Prior to Regions, Kyle was an Associate on ING’s Structured Finance team focused on structuring and underwriting middle-market leveraged finance transactions. He began his career as an analyst at SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, where he spent three years advising clients on debt and equity capital raises across a variety of industries.
Kyle received a bachelor’s in Finance from the Clemson University. He is a FINRA General Securities Registered Representative (Series 63, 79).
James joined Configure Partners from Genuine Parts Company, where he supported merger and acquisition efforts as well as strategic planning. Prior to GPC, he was an Analyst at SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, where he spent three years advising clients on debt and equity capital raises across a variety of industries.
James received a bachelor’s in Finance from the University of Kentucky. He is a FINRA General Securities Registered Representative (Series 7, 63).