Jeff AbramsCIO Asset Management at ORIX Corporation USA
Jeff Abrams is Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer, Asset Management for ORIX Corporation USA, where he oversees ORIX USA’s asset management capabilities across the Growth Capital, Municipal and Infrastructure, Special Opportunities Credit teams as well as those of Signal Peak Capital, a leveraged credit business, and NXT Capital, a middle-market direct lending business. He is a member of the ORIX Corporation USA Management Committee.
With over two decades of private credit experience, Mr. Abrams most recently served as the Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer, Private Credit for ORIX. Before joining ORIX, he was Head of Investing & Lending Solutions at Barclays International, where he was responsible for originating, underwriting, and executing transactions in direct lending and opportunistic credit. Prior to Barclays, he was Senior Managing Director and Co-Head of Corporate Credit Group for Guggenheim Partners.
Mr. Abrams started his career with Bear, Stearns & Co. Inc. and earned a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance and a Bachelor of Arts in History from Emory University.