Managing Director, Head of Structured Credit Investments
Mr. Huang is a Managing Director and Head of Structured Credit Investments at CIFC. Mr. Huang has over 22 years experience in structured finance trading and portfolio management. Prior to joining CIFC, Mr. Huang spent 16 years at Citigroup where he was managing director and global head of their CLO, CDO and distressed Structured Investment Vehicle trading business. Prior to joining Citigroup, he worked at Salomon Smith Barney on the CDO structuring desk from 2000 to 2002. Mr. Huang graduated from Carnegie Mellon University with honors in 2000 with a Bachelor of Science in Applied Mathematics and Statistics and a minor in Computer Science.
Matthew Andrews, CFA
Head of Capital Markets, Senior Portfolio Manager
Mr. Andrews has 22 years of experience in investment banking, structured finance and business development. Prior to joining CIFC, Mr. Andrews was Head of CLO Origination and Structuring for RBS Securities Inc.’s U.S. CLO business. Prior to running the CLO business, Mr. Andrews was a Director in the Asset Backed Finance Group where he was responsible for originating, financing, structuring and distributing new issue securitizations backed primarily by leveraged loans, credit cards and consumer loan receivables. Prior to joining RBS Securities Inc., via Greenwich Capital Markets, Inc., Mr. Andrews was an Associate at Banc One Capital Markets, Inc. where he focused on originating, structuring and distributing securitizations backed by credit cards, consumer loans, auto loans, student loans, rental cars and equipment loans. In addition, Mr. Andrews originated and distributed senior unsecured debt issuances for investment grade companies while at Banc One Capital Markets, Inc. Mr. Andrews holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance with a minor in Economics from Southern Methodist University. Mr. Andrews is a CFA charterholder.
Mr. Sanofsky is a Managing Director at CIFC with a primary focus on the structuring, marketing, and execution of CLOs, loan accumulation facilities, and structured credit funds/accounts. Prior to joining CIFC, Mr. Sanofsky was at RBS Securities Inc. where he was responsible for financing, structuring and distributing new issue U.S. CLO transactions and leveraged loan warehouse facilities. Prior to joining RBS Securities Inc., Mr. Sanofsky was an attorney at Dechert LLP where he advised financial institutions, asset managers, hedge funds and institutional investors in a variety of structured finance transactions, which included broadly syndicated and middle-market CLOs, as well as rated and unrated leveraged loan warehouse facilities. Mr. Sanofsky holds a B.S. in Finance from Brigham Young University and a J.D. from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law.
Managing Director, Portfolio Manager
Mr. Smith is a Portfolio Manager at CIFC and has 26 years of experience with a focus on corporate finance and CLOs. Since joining CIFC in 2006, Mr. Smith has had diverse portfolio management responsibilities including CLO fund analytics and valuation, CLO management and tranche investing. Mr. Smith spent 6 years at JPM where he began his banking career and where he received his credit training. At JPM, Mr. Smith worked in the Global Syndicated Finance and Financial Sponsor groups where he originated, structured and distributed senior bank financings. Mr. Smith also co-managed a private family investment company where he gained experience in early stage equity investing. Mr. Smith holds a B.A. in Biochemistry and Economics from Bowdoin College.
Vice President, Structured Credit Trader
Jamie Goldstein has 11 years of experience in investment banking, finance and accounting. Prior to joining CIFC, she worked at Goldman Sachs on the New Issue CLO Structuring team within the Investment Banking Division, where she was responsible for modeling, structuring, and pricing CLO transactions. Prior to that, she worked at American Express, where she was responsible for the valuations of the firm’s derivative book and at Ernst & Young in their Audit practice. She graduated summa cum laude from Cornell University with a B.S. in Applied Economics and Management and graduated from the University of Virginia with an M.S in Accounting. She has her FRM designation and is a CPA.
Lorelei He is a Vice President on CIFC’s Structured Credit team. She has five years of industry experience primarily in investment banking and CLO structuring. She holds a Master of Science in financial economics from Columbia Business School and attended Emory University for her undergraduate studies. Prior to joining Columbia Business School, she worked at Deutsche Bank on the new issue CLO structuring team within the investment banking division where she was responsible for modeling, structuring, and pricing CLO transactions.