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


Randy Takian, Senior Managing Director, Head of Public Fund Strategy

Mr. Takian is responsible for product, strategic and business development across the firm’s Public Fund Strategy. Prior to joining Avenue in 2010, Mr. Takian held various roles within Morgan Stanley’s Asset Management Group (MSIM), most recently as Managing Director and Head of Americas for distribution, product and marketing as well as their Corporate Development team. Prior roles at MSIM also included heading their strategy and product development group and the $10 billion Senior Loan business for the Alternatives Group. Prior to joining Morgan Stanley in 2006, Mr. Takian led the strategy and mergers and acquisitions group for the Global Wealth and Investment Management businesses at Bank of America.

Mr. Takian received a B.A. in Economics and International Relations from Brown University (1996).