Matt Epstein leads our origination and advisory activities from Greenwich, Connecticut. The establishment of an independent boutique follows a distinguished career as a portfolio manager, trader, and research analyst at Citadel Investment Group, Morgan Stanley, Lehman Brothers and Salomon Brothers. Mr. Epstein graduated summa cum laude from Boston University, receiving a BA in Economics and an MBA in Finance. His research and investment experience is over 25 years.
Geoff Kieburtz leads our advanced SAR data application practice in Greenwich Connecticut. He has over two decades of experience in energy investment research at Salomon Brothers, Citigroup, Weeden and Graham Capital. Prior to his investment career, he spent almost ten years in the oilfield industry with Schlumberger. More recently, Mr. Kieburtz co-founded Signal Analytics and is President of GLK Resources, an upstream investment vehicle focused on North American conventional opportunities. Mr Kieburtz holds a B.S in Mechanical Engineering from Stanford and a Masters of Public and Private Management from the Yale School of Management.
Alexander Rybchinsky leads our financial risk advisory practice in Greenwich, Connecticut. Most recently he was a Team Leader of Leveraged Finance Research at General Electric Asset Management. Prior to that Mr. Rybchinsky had worked for several leading institutional investment managers in the USA; he has over 20 years of leveraged finance experience including high-yield bond portfolio management, credit research, and trading. Mr. Rybchinsky holds a MA in Economics from University of Pittsburgh where he also received his BA (Magna Cum Laude) in Economics and was elected Phi Beta Kappa. Mr. Rybchinsky is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and a Chartered Alternative Investments Analyst (CAIA).