Session 4: Panel - Opportunities in Credit Markets with Alexandra Jung
Friday, March 12, 10:30-11:00am ET
Investor, Strategic Advisor, & Board Director
Ms. Jung has over 25 years of experience in investment management as an investor and business leader across both the US and European markets. Ms. Jung was most recently a Partner & Head of Europe at Oak Hill Advisors, a US based $40 billion investment firm specializing in alternative credit and private equity. In addition to global portfolio management responsibilities throughout her career, she is an experienced business builder and leader having recently led the build out of the European business of Oak Hill Advisors. Ms. Jung served on global investment committees, the Valuation Committee and other Oak Hill Management boards and was involved in all aspects of management and governance of the European business including strategic planning, operations, HR, legal and compliance. She is an experienced public corporate board director and currently serves on the board of NVR, Inc. Ms. Jung has expertise in corporate transformation and restructuring working with management and boards across a diverse set of sectors as a lead investor. With significant transaction experience, she has served on numerous creditor and shareholder committees in a leadership role in refinancing, M&A and restructuring transactions. She has served on several portfolio company boards and committees across power, consumer, hotel and leisure, transport, energy, shipping and real estate. Prior to joining Oak Hill Advisors, Ms. Jung managed investments in credit, distressed debt and equity as part of Goldman, Sachs & Co.’s European Special Situations Group and at Greywolf Capital. In addition, Ms. Jung worked at Houlihan Lokey Howard & Zukin in the Financial Restructuring Group.
Ms. Jung serves on the Board of Trustees of Bucknell University, serving on the investment and finance committee. She is a founding board member of the Women's Business Collaborative, a new initiative established to accelerate the advancement of women in the c-suite, board and corporate leadership through promoting collaboration among the largest national women leadership organizations. Ms. Jung serves on the board of the Kellogg Finance Network. In 2016 Ms. Jung was the recipient of the 100 Women in Hedge Funds European Leadership Award. In 2017, she was recognized as one of 50 Leading Women in Hedge Funds by The Hedge Fund Journal in association with E&Y. She earned a Master of Management from the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University and a B.A., cum laude, from Bucknell University.