Co-Founder/ Portfolio Manager
Co-Founder/ Portfolio Manager
Head of Business Development
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Adrian doria medina
Glenn Koach has over 30 years of experience in managing short-term, high-yield funds. Mr. Koach co-founded Riverside Capital Advisers in 1984, a boutique institutional investment management firm specializing in short-term, high-yield securities, where he was co-portfolio manager, and which he helped to grow to over $400 million in assets under management. The Riverside portfolio included, publicly traded seasoned securities for large nontaxable accounts such as pension plans, endowments, and offshore funds, as well as private placement, tax lien, and structured settlements. As a corporate board director, Mr. Koach has guided several companies through difficult financial situations including, turn-arounds, workouts and bankruptcies. This experience gives him far greater insight into the under-pinning of high-yield offerings. In addition, Mr. Koach is an experienced corporate executive holding key positions with both public and private companies, including serving as: CEO of Group Long Distance, Inc. (GLDI) and Vice President of Strategic Planning for Tribune Cable Communications. Mr. Koach began his career as Senior Tax Specialist for Peat, Marwick, Mitchell & Co. and was a CPA. Mr. Koach holds a Bachelor of Science in Economics with a major in Finance and Accounting from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.
Tom Krasner, CFA has spent over 25 years in fixed income, distressed debt and high yield bonds. He has extensive experience in corporate restructurings, credit analysis, portfolio management, and workouts. Prior to co-founding Concise Capital with Mr. Koach, Mr. Krasner was Executive VP at Harch Capital Management, responsible for restructuring high yield bonds and bank loans. Previously, Mr. Krasner was a Principal and Portfolio Manager at Riverside Capital Advisers, co-managing the short-term high yield portfolio with Mr. Koach. Mr. Krasner began his career at John Alden Asset Management, a $4 billion life insurance company, where he ran a $250 million private placement portfolio. Mr. Krasner holds a B.A. in Economics, English and Mathematical Sciences and a M.A. in Economics from Rice University. From 1996 to 1998 he was President of the CFA Society Miami. He has served on the boards of Birch Telecom, Doe Run Resources, FWT, Institutional Deposits Corporation, Nutritek, Sterling Chemicals, and Trism.
Yves Soyfer has over 20 years of experience in fixed income, investment banking, and capital markets. Mr. Soyfer was a member of the executive committee, board member and global head of capital markets, investment banking, trading, sales and research at Exotix Partners. He was responsible for providing strategic leadership for all the fixed income business, its P&L and its sales growth while also making sure that all the regulatory and compliance processes were designed, put in place and implemented. During his career Mr. Soyfer has held various senior management roles at Mizuho, where as a Managing Director he co-ran the Strategic Finance and Solutions team with focus in Energy; Deutsche Bank, where he launched the first Alternative Asset Group to be deployed by an investment bank within the capital markets; and RBS, where he headed the European Fixed Income and Derivative products distribution. Mr. Soyfer graduated from the University of Aix/Marseille, France with concentrations in marketing and economics.
Veronica De Candido joined Concise Capital Management as an investment analyst in 2012. Ms. De Candido worked as an auditor at KPMG, performing external audits and special assignments in multiple industries including banking, insurance, manufacturing, distribution and oil and gas companies. Formerly, Ms. De Candido worked in corporate finance and governance and held key positions in a private holding company with operations in retail, transportation, and real estate. She oversaw financial management functions, regulatory compliance, and operational efficiency. Ms. De Candido has a B.A. in Accounting from Universidad Rafael Urdaneta and a M.S. in Finance from Florida International University.
Andriana Stas joined Concise Capital Management as an investment analyst in November 2014. Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Stas worked as a research coordinator at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, where she participated in various pediatric optometry research studies. Ms. Stas holds a B.S. in Biology with minors in Chemistry and Business, and a M.S. in Finance from Florida International University.
Bruno Costa, CFA joined Concise Capital Management as an investment analyst in March 2018. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Costa worked at Arbitral Finance as a Financial Analyst, leading the company’s offshore operations team. Mr. Costa has a B.A in Economics with a minor in Business Administration from the University of Florida and is also a CFA charter holder, earning his designation in 2017.
Adrian Doria Medina joined Concise Capital Management as an investment analyst in 2018. Mr. Doria Medina started his career at the Bolivian National Bank as an investment analyst, where he analyzed and presented different investment strategies and helped to manage a portfolio of fixed income investments. Mr. Doria Medina has a B.A. in Financial Economics from the University of Virginia and a M.S. in Finance from the Olin Business School at Washington University, concentrating in Quantitative Finance.
Danny Niederberger joined Concise Capital Management in January 2017. Before joining Concise, Mr. Niederberger worked as a Portfolio Accountant at Wallington Asset Management. Mr. Niederberger graduated from Purdue University with a B.S. in Accounting and Management. He also interned as an Auditor with the Department of Defense during the summer of 2014.
Gabrielle Garcia has been responsible for regulatory compliance since November 2014. Ms. Garcia has been performing similar duties for Aureana Capital Management and for affiliated asset managers since October 2013. Ms. Garcia previously worked for Isocell North America and Allergan. Ms. Garcia has a B.S. in Business Administration from Florida International University.
Jordan Fishman joined Concise Capital Management as Chief Technology Officer in 2015. Mr. Fishman is responsible for technology infrastructure, cybersecurity, and IT compliance. From 2007 through 2014 Mr. Fishman was Chief Technology Officer and Lead Developer at Kawa Capital Management. He has a B.S. in Computer Science from Florida International University and M.S. in Computer Science from NSU.
Kelly Khoury joined Concise Capital Management as an operations analyst in March 2018. Ms. Khoury completed her undergraduate at Florida International University. She holds a B.A. in International Relations and a B.A. in Finance. Prior to working with Concise, Ms. Khoury worked in customer service for Florida Power and Light and in business development and management for a local diamond wholesaler.
Mitchell Smith joined Concise Capital Management as an investment analyst in January 2017. Mr. Smith has a focus on the U.K. and European credits. Prior to attending university, Mr. Smith worked in the insurance industry for a Lloyd’s of London underwriting firm called Tokio Marine Kiln. Mr. Smith attended Barry University, where he obtained a B.S. in Finance and also served as captain of the NCAA Men’s Soccer Team.