Ben joined the team in 2020 and has 20 years of industry experience. Prior to joining Stone Harbor, Ben served as a High Yield Credit Sector Specialist at Citigroup where he was a desk analyst responsible for covering cable, telecoms, media, and technology, across high yield and leveraged loans. Previously, Ben served as a Senior Credit Products Underwriter at Bank of America in addition to prior roles in underwriting and portfolio management. Ben attained a BA in Economics from Union College and an MBA in Finance from Leonard N. Stern School of Business at New York University.
Teresa joined the team in 1997 and has 23 years of industry experience. Prior to joining Stone Harbor, Teresa served as a Vice President and Analyst at Citigroup Asset Management evaluating corporate securities where she was responsible for covering the business services, food/beverage/tobacco, consumer services, transportation, and energy industries. She attained a BA in History from Queens College.
Daniel joined the team in 2010 and has 29 years of industry experience. Prior to joining Stone Harbor, Daniel served as an Executive Director and Portfolio Manager for the Convertible Bond Securities Fund at UBS O’Connor while managing small mid-cap long/short equity portfolios. Previously, he served as a Director and Portfolio Manager for Convertible Funds at Salomon Brothers Asset Management, as well as an Equity Analyst responsible for covering technology, telecommunications and media. Daniel is a member of the CFA Institute and the CFA Society New York. He attained an AB in American History from Harvard University.
Jeffrey joined the team in 2010 and has 15 years of industry experience. Prior to joining Stone Harbor, Jeffrey served as a Senior Associate in Private Equity, Business Services and Technology for General Atlantic LLC. Prior to his time at General Atlantic, he served as an Analyst for Emerging Markets Corporate Trading and Special Situations Group at Deutsche Bank AG. He attained a BS in Finance and Marketing from New York University.
Darin joined the team in 2011 and has 23 years of industry experience. Prior to joining Stone Harbor, Darin served as a Director of Latin America Integrated Credit Trading at Deutsche Bank Securities where he was responsible for structured debt and equity transactions for Latin American corporates as well as managing all phases of transactions including initial pitches, pricing, due diligence, legal documentation and syndication. Prior to his time at Deutsche Bank, he served as a Director and Senior Vice President of Equity Strategies at Lehman Brothers, Inc./ Barclays Capital as well as an Associate Director of Emerging Markets Fixed Income Research at Bear Stearns & Co. Inc. Additionally, Darin served as an Emerging Markets Fixed Income Analyst at Orix USA, and then subsequently as a Vice President and Head of Emerging Markets Corporate Research at BCP Securities. Prior to his time at Orix USA, he served as a High Yield Research Associate in the Emerging Markets Group at Credit Suisse First Boston/ Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette and also as a High Yield Research Associate at the Banque Nationale de Paris in New York. Darin began his career as an Investment Banking Associate at Deutsche Bank Securities. He attained a BS in Business Administration from Kansas State University and an MBA with an emphasis in Finance from the Leonard N. Stern School of Business at New York University.
Matthew joined the team in 1997 and has 23 years of industry experience. Prior to joining Stone Harbor, Matthew served as an Analyst at Citigroup Asset Management evaluating corporate securities where he was responsible for covering the broadcasting, entertainment/leisure, towers, publishing, chemicals and utilities industries. He is a member of the CFA Institute and the CFA Society New York. Matthew attained a BS in Economics and Political Science from Duke University.
William joined the team in 2012 and has 36 years of industry experience. Prior to joining Stone Harbor, William served as an Emerging Markets Corporate Portfolio Manager at Morgan Stanley Investment Management. Prior to Morgan Stanley, William served as a Managing Director/Portfolio Manager in the Global Special Opportunities Group for Latin American Special Situations at JPMorgan/Chase. While at JPMorgan, he also served in a series of roles including Credit Risk Manager for the Global Head of Emerging Markets, Co-Head of Emerging Markets Corporate Research, and as a Vice President for Global Emerging Markets Debt Restructuring, and Latin American Capital Market. Prior to JPMorgan, William served as a Senior Associate in the Investment Banking Group at Bank of America Securities Inc. William began his career as an Associate in the Petroleum Division at Irving Trust Company. He attained a BA in International Relations and Economics from Colgate University and an MBA in Finance from the Columbia Business School.
Thomas joined the team in 2010 and has 24 years of industry experience. Prior to joining Stone Harbor, Thomas served as a Senior High Yield Trader at Lord Abbett & Co. LLC trading for all retail and institutional high yield accounts. Prior to Lord Abbett, Thomas served as High Yield Trader responsible for all high yield and investment grade trading at Muzinich & Co. He began his career at Andover Brokerage LLC as an Equity Trader. Thomas attained a BS in Marketing from Rutgers University.
Peter founded the team in 1989 and has 40 years of industry experience. Prior to founding Stone Harbor in 2006, Peter was Chief Investment Officer of North American Fixed Income at Citigroup Asset Management, as well as a member of Citigroup Asset Management’s Executive Committee. Additionally, he served as Senior Portfolio Manager responsible for directing investment policy and strategy for all Emerging Markets Debt and High Yield portfolios. Peter was the Head of Fixed Income, a Senior Portfolio Manager for Emerging Markets Debt and High Yield, and a member of the Investment Policy Committee at Salomon Brothers Asset Management. Earlier in his career Peter was at Prudential Investment Co. where he was a Fixed Income Portfolio Manager specializing in High Yield Debt securities and also Director of the Credit Research Unit, responsible for all Corporate and Sovereign Credit Research. He began his career at Deloitte, Haskin & Sells where he served in the Audit and Tax Department. He is a Certified Public Accountant and member of the CFA Institute, the CFA Society New York, and the Council on Foreign Relations. He attained a BBA and MBA in Accounting from Pace University.
Jim is one of the founding partners of Stone Harbor Investment Partners and is a member of the firm’s Executive Committee. In his role as Co-CIO and Head of Emerging Markets Debt at Stone Harbor, Jim heads a team that manages emerging markets and global high yield portfolios for institutions including public and private pension plans, sovereign wealth funds, and insurance companies globally. Prior to helping found Stone Harbor in 2006, Jim served as a Managing Director and Senior Portfolio Manager for Emerging Markets Debt, and as a member of the Investment Policy Committee at Citigroup Asset Management. He held similar positions at Salomon Brothers, which he joined in 1992, prior to it being purchased by Citigroup in 1998. Jim began his career as a fixed-income Trading Associate at Lehman Brothers in 1989. He is a member of the CFA Institute and the CFA Society New York. Jim attained a BS in Finance from the University of Vermont in 1989 and serves on the Board of Advisors of the Grossman School of Business.