Scott Beardsley

Head of Treasury & Operations, Partner Scott Beardsley is BlueMountain’s Head of Treasury & Operations, responsible for the Firm’s Liquidity Management, Portfolio Finance, PnL, Valuations and Trade Support teams. Mr. Beardsley joined BlueMountain at inception in 2003. Mr. Beardsley is a member of the Firm’s Valuation, Risk & Compliance Committees and chairs the Trade Oversight…

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Paul Friedman

General Counsel, Chief Administrative Officer, Partner Paul Friedman is BlueMountain’s General Counsel and Chief Administrative Officer, and previously served as the Firm’s Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Friedman is the Chair of the Firm’s Compliance Committee, and a member of the Firm’s Management, Valuation, and Investment Committees. Prior to joining BlueMountain in 2010, Mr. Friedman spent…

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Charles Kobayashi

Portfolio Manager; Loan & CLO Management, Partner Charles Kobayashi is a Portfolio Manager responsible for BlueMountain’s CLO investments, and is a member of the Firm’s Risk Committee. Prior to joining BlueMountain, Mr. Kobayashi was a Senior Portfolio Manager at Indosuez Capital with responsibility for managing $2.0 billion in leverage loan, CDO, and high yield assets….

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Omar Vaishnavi

Portfolio Manager; Head of Fundamental Credit and Distressed/Special Situations, Partner Omar Vaishnavi is BlueMountain’s Head of Fundamental Credit and Distressed/Special Situations, and a member of the Firm’s Investment Committee. Prior to joining BlueMountain in 2009, Mr. Vaishnavi was a distressed debt analyst at Silver Point Capital, with a focus on healthcare investments. Prior to Silver…

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Amy Wierenga

Chief Risk Officer, Partner Amy Wierenga is BlueMountain’s Chief Risk Officer and is responsible for the Risk and Portfolio Construction team. Ms. Wierenga is also Chair of the Risk Committee and a member of the Firm’s Valuation Committee. She joined BlueMountain in 2008 from Merrill Lynch, where she was responsible for market risk in the…

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