Robert T. Symington, MBA '92

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Robert T. Symington MBA '92

Mr. Symington is the senior portfolio manager of the largest of Avenue Capital’s funds, the Avenue U.S. Strategy, which has $12 billion in assets. He joined Avenue Capital in 2005. From 1992 to 2005, Mr. Symington was a managing director at Resurgence Asset Management, L.L.C., where he was chief investment officer of the M.D. Sass Corporate Resurgence Funds. Prior to that, he was a credit analyst and loan officer at the Philadelphia National Bank. Mr. Symington’s areas of expertise are analyzing companies undergoing Chapter 7 liquidation, reorganization under Chapter 11, and the pre-bankruptcy and post-bankruptcy process. He is currently a director of NextWave Wireless, Trump Entertainment Resorts, Furniture.Com, and Levitz Home Furnishings. He received his BA in English Literature from Dickinson College, and his MBA in Finance and Accounting from Cornell.