David Buzen

Deputy CIO David Buzen is Deputy CIO, working with the CIO and Portfolio Managers on BlueMountain’s harvest portfolios.  Previously Mr. Buzen was the Senior Managing Director and head of Assured Guaranty’s Alternative Investments group, and spearheaded the entry of Assured Guaranty into the asset management business.  He joined Assured Guaranty in 2016 after the acquisition…

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Brandon Cahill

Portfolio Manager; Head of Structured and Technical Credit Brandon Cahill is BlueMountain’s Head of Structured and Technical Credit, where he co-heads the CLO business and is responsible for the firm’s mortgage, synthetic CDO and technical credit strategies. Mr. Cahill also sits on BlueMountain’s Investment and Valuation Committees. In addition, Mr. Cahill acts as the Co-CEO…

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Laura Cappiello

Head of Human Capital Management & Deputy General Counsel Laura Cappiello is BlueMountain’s Head of Human Capital Management & Deputy General Counsel, responsible for overseeing the Firm’s talent management, personnel, and communications, and is a member of the Firm’s Management and Compliance Committees. Previously Ms. Cappiello spent four years as the Director of Human Resources…

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Lee Kempler

Chief Operating Officer Lee Kempler is the Chief Operating Officer of BlueMountain Capital, where he oversees the business functions of the firm, including Strategy & Product Development, Risk, Operations, and Investor Relations. Prior to joining BlueMountain in 2016, Mr. Kempler was a Managing Director at BlackRock, where he was the founding Executive Director of the…

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James Pieri

Head of Private Healthcare Jim Pieri leads BlueMountain’s dedicated Healthcare Investing strategy. Mr. Pieri is a Partner and serves on the Firm’s Investment Committee. Since joining BlueMountain in 2012, Mr. Pieri has built and managed a portfolio of private investments across the capital structure in healthcare, financial services, and real asset related markets. Prior to…

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