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

Patric Lager, Portfolio Manager – Avenue Performing Loans Strategy

Mr. Lager is a Portfolio Manager responsible for assisting with the direction of the investment activities of the Performing Loans Strategy.  Prior to joining Avenue in 2016, from September 2014 to May 2016, Mr. Lager was Head of Private Equity, Asset Management and Brokerage at Falcom Financial Services in Saudi Arabia.  Prior to joining Falcom, from November 1997 to October 2013, he was a Managing Director at Natixis in New York where he orchestrated direct investments in private equity funds and co-investments.  On the investment banking side, Mr. Lager was a member of the leveraged finance team.  He was a co-founder of Natixis Credit Opportunities Fund I, L.P. as well as a co-founder and general partner of Natixis Strategic Partners I, II, & III private equity fund-of-funds.  Prior to that, from January 1995 to November 1997, Mr. Lager worked for Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation in New York.

Mr. Lager received a B.A. in Business Administration from Friends University (1990), an M.B.A. from Pennsylvania State University (1992) and was awarded the Chartered Financial Analyst Certification (1997).