Mr. Tannenbaum founded Advanced Flower Capital (“AFC”) in 2019 and is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. AFC is an institutional lender to leading cannabis companies that have strong operations and cash flow prospects, with real estate security and other collateral, in states with favorable supply / demand fundamentals and legislative environments. Prior to AFC, Mr. Tannenbaum founded Fifth Street in 1998, which grew to be a $5 billion credit asset manager lending to middle market companies and was sold to Oaktree in 2017. Mr. Tannenbaum graduated from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, where he received a B.S. in Economics. Subsequent to his undergraduate degree from the University of Pennsylvania, Mr. Tannenbaum received an M.B.A. in Finance from the Wharton School as part of the Submatriculation Program. He is also a holder of the Chartered Financial Analyst designation, is a member of YPO and a member of the Wharton Graduate Executive Board.