Randy Takian, Senior Managing Director
Mr. Takian is responsible for product, strategic and business development across the firm’s traditional asset management products. 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).