• Donald Pollard, CFACEO, Portfolio Manager
    Prior to founding CVP in 2008, Mr. Pollard was the Head of Credit Suisse Asset Management's Credit Investments business, overseeing its $17 billion of High Yield, Private Loan and Opportunistic Credit portfolios. Previously, Mr. Pollard was the Co-Head of Credit Suisse's Global Leveraged Finance Group and co-founder and Head of DLJ's Leveraged Loan Group and Distressed Debt Group. Mr. Pollard served on the Management Committees of Credit Suisse's Securities Division and Asset Management Division. Mr. Pollard is a former Chairman of the Loan Syndication and Trading Association (“LSTA”). Mr. Pollard received his B.A. in Economics from the University of Michigan and currently serves on the Advisory Board to the University's College of Literature, Science and Arts.
  • Adolfo WaisburgPortfolio Manager
    Mr. Waisburg has sixteen years of Investment Management and Leveraged Finance experience. Prior to Credit Value Partners, Mr. Waisburg was a senior distressed credit analyst at Caspian Capital, where he invested in stressed, distressed and event-driven situations across the capital structure. Previous to joining Caspian Capital in 2008, Mr. Waisburg was an investment banker at Lazard's subsidiary in Argentina, where he focused on restructuring and distressed M&A transactions. Mr. Waisburg received his B.A. in Industrial Engineering from The Technology Institute of Buenos Aires and an M.B.A. in Finance from Wharton Business School at the University of Pennsylvania.
  • Michael KellerSenior Advisor – Investments
    Prior to joining CVP, Mr. Keller was the President of Shannon Capital Management, LLC, a manager of small to middle market corporate debt. Previously, Mr. Keller was a member of CapitalSource Finance's senior management team where he was responsible for its Debtor-in-Possession financing group, all bankruptcy/distressed investment initiatives, and the management of CapitalSource's distressed loan portfolio. Prior to CapitalSource, Mr. Keller managed and monetized the $1.8 billion Healthcare Finance Division of FINOVA on behalf of Berkadia, LLC, a joint venture between Berkshire Hathaway and Leucadia National Corporation. Mr. Keller was also the Chief Investment Officer of FINOVA Mezzanine. Mr. Keller received his B.S. in Finance from the University of Illinois and an MBA from the University of Notre Dame.
  • Tom KlamkaSenior Advisor – Investments
    Mr. Klamka has over 30 years of experience in leveraged finance and distressed debt. Prior to joining CVP, Mr. Klamka was a Senior Managing Director and the head of leveraged finance desk research at Guggenheim Securities , and co-head of research at Lutetium Capital, a long / short credit hedge fund. Previously, Mr. Klamka was a Managing Director in the Leveraged Finance Group at DLJ and Credit Suisse for 16 years, most recently as the head of High Yield research. During that time, Mr. Klamka was consistently ranked a top three HY analyst in the annual Institutional Investor industry analyst survey. Prior to joining DLJ, Mr. Klamka was with Prudential Insurance in the Private Placements and Restructuring groups. Mr. Klamka has a B.S. in Accounting from the University of Connecticut and an M.B.A. in Finance from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania.
  • Joseph Cambareri Chief Financial Officer
    Mr. Cambareri has over twenty years of experience in Corporate Credit. Mr. Cambareri has been with CVP for over ten years and is the Chief Financial Officer and a member of CVP’s Investment Committee. Prior to joining CVP, Mr. Cambareri was a Controller at Solar Capital, a publicly listed Middle Market BDC. Before joining Solar Capital, Mr. Cambareri was a manager at Morgan Stanley in Loan Operations and Accounting. Mr. Cambareri was also the Chief Accounting Officer at Churchill Asset Management, a large private credit manager. Mr. Cambareri is a Certified Public Accountant, has a B.S. in Accounting and Finance and an MBA from New York University Stern School of Business.
  • Tony SeokAnalyst
    Mr. Seok has over ten years of experience in leveraged loans, CLOs and stressed/distressed debt. Mr. Seok has been an analyst with CVP for over 8 years, working as a credit analyst on the CLO investment team as well as on the opportunistic credit investment team. Mr. Seok received his B.S. in Business Administration with dual concentration in Finance and Accounting from Boston University.
  • Jamal Hammoud Business Development
    Mr. Hammoud has over twenty years of combined experience in business development and strategic relationships. Mr. Hammoud founded Milestones Capital in 2008, an international advisory and placement firm responsible for advising institutional investors in Middle East, Europe on their alternative investments in private equity, distressed, real estate, and hedge funds and non-alternative long only investments. Previously, he worked with Wall Street Global, where he established and developed WSG business presence in the Middle East. Prior to WSG, he worked at Merrill Lynch. Mr. Hammoud received his B.S. in Marketing from Marquette University and an MBA from William Simon School at the University of Rochester.
  • Lindsey Norman COO
    Ms. Norman has over 11 years of experience in the Investment Management industry. Prior to joining Credit Value Partners, Ms. Norman worked in Investor Relations and Client Services at Fairholme Capital Management. Ms. Norman received her B.A. in Entrepreneurship and minor in Economics from the University of Connecticut.
  • Peter Niles Operations and Finance
    Mr. Niles has 14 years of experience in fund accounting, middle and back office operations. Prior to joining Credit Value Partners, Mr. Niles spent 6 years at State Street Global Services where he served as a fund accounting manager for large institutional clients with portfolio focus consisting of money market, equity and fixed income investments. Mr. Niles received his B.A. in Economics from the University of Connecticut.
  • Dianne Descoteaux, Esq. Chief Compliance Officer
    Dianne M. Descoteaux, Esq. has more than 18 years of experience as an attorney in the investment management industry and in private law practice advising clients on compliance issues arising under the Investment Advisers Act of 1940 and the Investment Company Act of 1940. Prior to joining CCS, Dianne was in-house counsel at SEI Investments, where she worked with a wide range of investment advisers in connection with SEI’s $70 Billion series trust mutual fund family. She has also practiced law in the Investment Management Practice groups of Morgan Lewis and Bockius LLP, Morrison & Foerster LLP and Stradley Ronon Stevens & Young LLP. Ms. Descoteaux received her B.A. cum laude and McKenna Scholar from Claremont McKenna College and J.D. from Duke University School of Law.
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