Quentin Cote, CLFP


Mr. Cote is President of Orion First. His responsibilities include leading the teams managing business development, client relationship management, contract operations, and Orion’s finances.

Quentin’s 31 years in the finance industry and proven track record in private investing, specialty finance, structured finance, capital markets, and finance company operations provide him valuable relationships, experience, and expertise in helping Orion deliver its services and further develop its offerings.  In his past roles, Quentin has served as Vice President at State Street Bank, Director at Sherman Financial Group, Managing Director at Babson Capital Management (now Barings), and Head of Private Investments at Cambridge Place Investment Management.

Quentin works to support strong partnerships with our clients and help the business development team acquire new relationships.  Additionally, he is supporting new product and process development to ensure that Orion stands as a leader in delivering portfolio insights, strong performance, and a rewarding obligor experience.

A graduate of Dartmouth College and the MIT Sloan School of Management, Mr. Cote currently resides in Boston with his wife. His hobbies include spending time outdoors, golf, lacrosse, and travel.