Steve Jones is involved in coordinating the firm’s investment process. Mr. Jones was previously a partner at Plainfield Asset Management, where he served as the president of the firm’s specialty finance business. Prior to that, he spent more than 20 years at Salomon Brothers Inc and its successor entities (Salomon Smith Barney and Citigroup). Mr. Jones was a founding member of Salomon Brothers’ high yield department and subsequently became the head of Global Leveraged Finance. Later, he created Citigroup’s Global Loan Portfolio Management Group and launched and led the bank’s Global Structured Credit Products Group. Mr. Jones received a B.S., summa cum laude, from the University of Notre Dame and an M.B.A., with highest distinction, from the Amos Tuck School at Dartmouth College.