Credit analyst with 18 years of experience, investing primarily in convertibles, high yield and equities. For most of my career, I have worked at Multi-Strategy funds on strategies such as Merger Arbitrage, Convertible Arbitrage, Distressed Credit and Volatility Arbitrage. I started my career in 1993 at Moody’s Investors Service as a Credit Analyst focusing on the High Yield Sector. I worked as a Senior Credit Analyst at Basso Capital Management, a Global Multi-Strategy fund. At Creedon Keller & Partners in San Francisco, I helped manage their Convertible Arbitrage and Distressed Portfolios. In 1998, my Convertible Research Team at PaineWebber was Ranked #2 by Institutional Investor Magazine. I am Series 7 and Series 63 registered. I have a BA in Economics and an MBA in Investment Management from Pace University, New York.