Cindy Chen DelanoCo-Founder and Partner at Invictus Global Management
Cindy Chen Delano is co-founder and partner of Invictus Global Management, LLC, an Austin, Texas-based special situations investment firm that invests in the entire life cycle of a bankruptcy and/or restructuring through (1) distressed credit, (2) bankruptcy trade claims and (3) litigation finance. Ms. Delano plays an integral role in the firm’s investment strategy by integrating holistic legal analysis and her bankruptcy and litigation expertise into every stage of the investing process. Ms. Delano also leads the firm’s strategic activism in its investments. Ms. Delano co-founded Invictus in early 2019 after serving as the Senior Legal Analyst on the credit investment team at Whitebox Advisors, LLC, where she and her co-founder Amit Patel first paired their complementary investing and legal expertise to build the cornerstone of Invictus’ differentiated investment strategy. Ms. Delano was previously Associate General Counsel at AIG Investments. Prior thereto, Ms. Delano was a practicing bankruptcy attorney at firms that include Kirkland & Ellis LLP, Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP, and Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP, where she represented both debtors and creditors in complex, high stakes bankruptcies and/or restructurings. Ms. Delano received her B.A. from New York University in 2001 and received her J.D. from St. John’s University School of Law in 2004, each magna cum laude.