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James M. Seneff, Jr.
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Andrew A. Hyltin
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Vice Chairman
CNL Holdings

Andrew A. Hyltin


  • Vice Chairman, CNL Holdings


Andrew Hyltin serves as vice chairman of CNL Holdings, leveraging more than 40 years of experience in the industry to identify new business ventures and unique investment opportunities.

Mr. Hyltin has served in multiple executive leaderships roles during his 19-year career at CNL, most recently serving as CEO of South Street Capital Advisors, a boutique private equity firm. He also served as CEO of CNL Growth Properties, Inc. and Global Income Trust, Inc., in partnership with Blackrock, Inc.; and as CEO of Corporate Capital Trust, Inc. and CNL Fund Advisors Company, a registered investment advisor of Corporate Capital Trust, in partnership with Kohlberg Kravis Roberts (KKR). Corporate Capital Trust listed on the New York Stock Exchange in November 2017. Additionally, Mr. Hyltin served as president and chief investment officer of CNL Private Equity Corp., responsible for the overall management of its portfolio, private offerings and alternative investments.

Prior to joining CNL in 2001, Mr. Hyltin spent more than 25 years in commercial lending and in the investment banking industry.

Mr. Hyltin is the past chairman of the Florida Opportunity Fund, a Florida-based venture fund actively investing in Florida-focused venture capital funds, infrastructure projects and emerging Florida-focused companies within such industries as energy, healthcare, manufacturing and technology. Mr. Hyltin is also a member of The Florida Council of 100, a private, nonprofit, nonpartisan organization of business leaders that works to promote the economic growth of Florida and improve the economic well-being and quality of life of its residents.


B.A. in Finance, minor in Real Estate, Texas Christian University