Hancock Capital Management, a wholly-owned subsidiary of John Hancock Life Insurance Company, was established to provide junior capital financing solutions to U.S. middle market companies. HCM provides equity investments, private debt investments, private equity funds and capital commitments to private equity sponsors through its funds. HCM targets non-controlling equity investments in established businesses led by management teams and shareholders. In addition, HCM provides junior capital to finance leveraged buyouts, corporate growth, acquisitions and balance sheet recapitalizations. The firm invests in private debt transactions on behalf of John Hancock, providing mezzanine, second lien, Holdco notes, and structured equity debt solutions. Founded in 2001, HCM is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts with additional offices in the New York and Chicago.