Team
[Founders]
Marc Lasry
Sonia Gardner
U.S. Strategy
Jane Castle
Shawn Foley
Matthew Kimble
Randal Klein
Europe Strategy
Richard Furst
Jonathan Ford
Asia Strategy
Anil Gorthy
Real Estate Strategy
Ed Gellert
Robert Gellert
Private Equity Strategy
Stephen Trevor
Performing Loans Strategy
William Maier
Patric Lager
Public Fund Strategy
Jeff Gary
Accounting,Risk AND IT/Systems
Thomas Larkin
Richard Cocozza
Nish Kolonne
Legal and Compliance
Todd Greenbarg
Eric Ross
Business Development
Cherie Alcoff
Julie Baumann
John Larkin
Randy Takian
Alexander Wolfman

Team

Richard Cocozza, Chief Risk Officer

Mr. Cocozza is responsible for overseeing risk management across the firm’s strategies and funds.  Prior to joining Avenue as Chief Risk Officer in 2016, Mr. Cocozza was an Executive Director at J.P. Morgan, where he was responsible for overseeing credit risk for hedge funds in the bank’s Prime Brokerage business in North America.  Prior to that, Mr. Cocozza was a Vice President in the Prime Brokerage group at Bear Stearns.

Mr. Cocozza received a B.A. in Economics and Political Science from Syracuse University, where he graduated Phi Beta Kappa, magna cum laude, with Honors (2005) and a J.D. from New York Law School (2010).