We believe in nimble and active portfolio management with the goal of producing attractive risk-adjusted returns.
Mr. Toner is a Co-Founder of Aristeia. Prior to Aristeia, Mr. Toner built a convertible arbitrage and distressed business at UBS from 1991 to 1995 and met Mr. Frascella and Mr. Lynch during this time. In 1995, Mr. Toner resigned from UBS to pursue personal business and non-profit interests. Mr. Toner graduated from Columbia University in 1986 with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics, Phi Beta Kappa, summa cum laude.
Portfolio Manager, Partner
Mr. Dorfman is a Partner and a Portfolio Manager. Prior to joining Aristeia in 2013, Mr. Dorfman was a Senior Portfolio Manager at Polygon Global Partners and an analyst and trader at Highbridge Capital Management. Mr. Dorfman graduated from the Ivey Business School at Western University with a Bachelor of Arts, with honors, in Business Administration.
Andrew B. David
Chief Operating Officer and Chief Compliance Officer, Partner
Mr. David is a Partner and Aristeia’s Chief Operating Officer and Chief Compliance Officer, and also serves as the Firm’s General Counsel. Prior to joining Aristeia in 2009, Mr. David was General Counsel and Chief Operating Officer of North Sound Capital LLC, and an attorney with international law firm Coudert Brothers LLP specializing in corporate and investment management matters. Mr. David graduated from The George Washington University with a Bachelor of Arts, cum laude, in International Affairs and received a Juris Doctor, cum laude, from the Georgetown University Law Center.
Senior Analyst, Partner
Mr. Anderson is a Partner and Senior Analyst. Before joining Aristeia in 2008, he was a Senior Portfolio Manager at TQA Investors. Prior to this, he was an analyst at Wachovia Bank and Seneca Financial Group Inc. specializing in corporate credit restructuring situations. Mr. Anderson graduated from the University of Virginia with a Bachelor of Science, with distinction, in Finance and Accounting and received a Master of Business Administration, with high honors, from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.
Mr. Robinson is a Partner and Senior Analyst. Prior to joining Aristeia in 2007, Mr. Robinson was a distressed debt and special situations research analyst at Wilfrid Aubrey L.L.C. and a Vice President at Goldin Associates LLC. Mr. Robinson graduated from Colgate University with a Bachelor of Arts, with honors, in Economics and received a Master of Business Administration from the Leonard N. Stern School of Business at New York University.
Robert H. Lynch, Jr.
Chief Risk Officer, Co-Founder, Managing Partner
Mr. Lynch is a Managing Partner, Co-Founder and Aristeia’s Chief Risk Officer. Before co-founding Aristeia in 1997, Mr. Lynch managed a diverse portfolio of distressed bonds, bank debt and trade claims issued by domestic and emerging market corporations at UBS. Mr. Lynch graduated from Cornell University, receiving both a Bachelor of Arts in Economics, cum laude, and a Master of Business Administration.
William R. Techar
Co-Chief Investment Officer, Managing Partner
Mr. Techar is a Managing Partner and Aristeia’s Co-Chief Investment Officer. He joined Aristeia Capital in 2001 and began working closely with Mr. Frascella and Mr. Lynch researching and investing in special situations, distressed, performing and non-performing high yield debt, corporate reorganizations, and capital structure arbitrage. Mr. Techar became Aristeia Capital’s first non-founding Partner in January 2005. Mr. Techar graduated from Harvard University with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics, cum laude.
Anthony M. Frascella
Co-Chief Investment Officer, Co-Founder, Managing Partner
Mr. Frascella is a Managing Partner, Co-Founder and Aristeia’s Co-Chief Investment Officer. Prior to co-founding Aristeia in 1997, Mr. Frascella joined UBS in 1991 to work in convertible securities and was promoted to Vice President in 1993. During his career at UBS, Mr. Frascella designed and executed trading strategies using innovative quantitative methods. He was also responsible for managing a corporate credit portfolio with a long market value in excess of $1 billion. Mr. Frascella graduated from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania with a Bachelor of Science in Economics.