Mr. McGann has 19 years of experience in accounting, operations, and financial reporting. Prior to joining CIFC, Mr. McGann held the position of Chief Financial Officer at Capstone Investment Advisors LLC. Previously, he was the Chief Financial Officer at Guggenheim Investment Management LLC and Guggenheim Corporate Funding LLC, where he was responsible for the accounting and finance functions of Guggenheim Partners’ structured credit division. Prior to his role at Guggenheim Investment Management, Mr. McGann performed various accounting and finance roles within Guggenheim Partners, as well as having worked as an audit senior at Deloitte. Mr. McGann holds a B.S. in Accountancy from Northern Illinois University. Mr. McGann is a licensed CPA in the State of New York, and is a member of AICPA and NYSSCPA.
Managing Director, Tax Director
Ms. Kimelfeld has over 20 years of experience in taxation of asset managers and investment funds. Prior to joining CIFC, Ms. Kimelfeld held tax director positions with McGladrey LLP and PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP where she provided tax compliance services and advised investment management clients including asset managers, private equity and hedge funds on a wide range of tax issues. Ms. Kimelfeld holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (concentration in Finance) and Masters of Business Taxation from University of Southern California. She is a licensed CPA in the State of New York and is a member of American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants, and Wall Street Tax Association.
Ms. Thomas is the Chief Accounting Officer at CIFC and has over 17 years of experience in accounting and financial reporting. Prior to joining CIFC in January 2013, Ms. Thomas spent four years at iStar Financial Inc. where she was responsible for financial reporting and accounting policy. Prior to that, Ms. Thomas was a Manager in the assurance and advisory services practice of Ernst & Young, LLP where she served clients in the real estate and financial services industries. Ms. Thomas holds a B.S. degree from St. John’s University. She is a Certified Public Accountant and a member of the AICPA and the NYSSCPA.
Executive Director, Corporate Controller
2020, CLO Manager of the Year
2017, 2015, 2014, 2013 CLO Manager of the Year, Americas
Manager Awards 2016
2016, Best High Yield Fund
2016, Manager of the Year
2016, Best CLO Fund