Upacala MapatunaManaging Director & President at Centre Lane Partners
Ms. Mapatuna is a Managing Director and President of Centre Lane Partners and oversees the Centre Lane Credit Partners funds. Ms. Mapatuna has over 25 years of experience. Prior to joining Centre Lane, she served as Partner, Chief Investment Officer, and member of the investment committees of Victory Park Capital, then an approximately $3.0 billion specialty finance and special opportunities firm. Previously, Ms. Mapatuna was a Managing Director in the Asset Management Division of Goldman Sachs focused on equity, credit, distressed and other special opportunity investments. Prior to re-joining Goldman Sachs, Ms. Mapatuna held various investment positions at Warburg Pincus, Mill Road Capital, and Lazard Capital Partners. Earlier in her career, Ms. Mapatuna was with the Investment Banking Division of Goldman Sachs and the Board of Governors of the U.S. Federal Reserve System. Ms. Mapatuna holds a B.A. with Honors in Economics from Williams College.