Matthew Dundon founded the firm in 2016. He has been a global credit, litigation and distressed investment leader for over 13 years (research head at Miller Tabak Roberts Securities 2006-2010, and portfolio manager at Pine River Capital and Advent Capital 2010-2016), including dozens of litigation-intensive investments and trading opportunities. Corporate finance lawyer and analyst 1998-2006. University of Chicago JD, University of California at Berkeley BA.
Distressed and special situation investor with a longtime residential and commercial real estate focus with firms such as Nomura and a distressed real estate affiliate of Paloma Partners. He managed over $100 million of iStar loans and was a key member of the lender group which navigated it around bankruptcy risk triggered by condo and land loan defaults. Other real estate casework includes the bankruptcy of GGP and special situation/distressed investments in Capmark, Realogy, Hilton, and Maguire. Columbia Univ. MBA, Univ. of Pennsylvania BA. JF@Dundon.com/917-669-5963.
Mr. Hurwitz leads the firm’s efforts in media and entertainment opportunities, and participates more broadly in the firm’s restructuring, distressed investing and special credit opportunities businesses. He joined the firm after long a career as a senior business and legal executive in the entertainment industry. He holds a JD from Georgetown Law Center and a BA from Middlebury College.
Alex is a senior restructuring and distressed debt professional with a particular focus on the energy industry. In addition to his work for Dundon Advisers, he is an independent director of merchant power provider GenOn. He was a long-time portfolio manager with Sandell Capital Management and earlier worked as a credit analyst with Bank of America and Lehman Brothers. He holds a BS from Boston College and an MBA from NYU.
m:+1 (917) 816-4379
Laurence has been an investment banker and value-added/public-interest-aligned real estate investor for nearly 20 years. He is also a principal of Forty Six North Advisors and Renew Utah. His notable prior experience includes McKinley Realty Partners, RBC, Morgan Stanley, and Lennar. Georgetown JD, University of California at Berkeley BA.
m:+1 (415) 948-0736
Veteran investment and finance adviser in China with deep corporate and governmental relationships. Co-founder of COFACE China, one of the pioneers of Chinese export credit finance. Beijing native with a combined Chinese and Western education (MBA from Western University in Ontario, Canada).
Mr. Preis is a senior member of the firm’s team deployed across a diverse range of its engagements that can benefit from his nearly two-decade history in investment banking, highlighted by work at Houlihan Lokey from 2006 to 2018. He holds a BA and MBA from the University of Virginia.
Mr. Roussey is a member of the firm’s restructuring and media/entertainment groups. He is a veteran finance executive at NBC Universal and MGM Studios. He holds accounting degrees from USC (MS) and Fordham (BS).
M:+1 (310) 420-9453
Mr. Tucker is a veteran fixed income business development and sales professional. He is a member of the firm’s restructuring group and sources borrowers and lenders for non-conventional lending opportunities. He holds a bachelor degree from Iona College.
Eric seeks and executes corporate and institutional investor mandates in restructuring and loan origination in our key industrial and thematic focus areas. He joined the firm from a senior restructuring investment banking role at the Miller Buckfire unit of Stifel, and previously was a senior high yield and convertible bond analyst focused on technology issuers at predecessors of Stifel and INTL FC Stone Credit. He holds a BA from the University of California at Santa Barbara and an MBA from CUNY Baruch College.
P:+1 (917) 626-4051
Portfolio manager, investment consultant and attorney with a specialty in Russia, Eastern Europe and German-speaking Europe. Previously with Cadwallader and Wilson Sonsini law firms. JD Univ. of Chicago Law School, BA Middlebury College.
Economist, attorney and credit analyst with over 25 years of industry and academic experience. Currently faculty at Molloy College School of Business, formerly counsel and senior legal and special situations analyst with GMP Securities, F&D Reports, SBZ, MAK Capital, and Litespeed, and faculty at St. John’s University. PhD, JD and BA SUNY Buffalo.
Mr. Rizvi works with the firm on select real-estate focused opportunities. He is an expert in going-concern and restructuring real estate investment. BS Univ. of Pennsylvania (Wharton), MBA Columbia.