Karyn Geringer, Global Head of Business Development

Ms. Geringer is Global Head of Business Development at ELC and a member of the firm’s Management Committee. With 26 years of experience, she is responsible for Marketing, Business Development and Investor Relations at the firm. Prior to joining ELC, Ms. Geringer was a Principal and Head of Marketing, Americas at CQS where she implemented a marketing and client service plan for the Americas region and led a team that was responsible for growing the firm’s North American client base five-fold. Prior to joining CQS, Ms. Geringer was co-Head of Marketing, North America at GLG Partners where she helped build and develop the firm’s institutional client base in the U.S. and Canada. Before GLG, she was a Senior Vice President at Pequot Capital responsible for marketing and client service in North America, and prior to this she was a Vice President at Credit Suisse where she was a member of the capital introduction team. Ms. Geringer joined CSFB in 2001 as a coverage salesperson in the equities division where she focused primarily on hedge funds. Before joining CSFB, Ms. Geringer was a member of Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette’s Private Fund Group where she was responsible for analyzing and marketing private equity funds. From 1994-1998, Ms. Geringer served as an Intelligence Officer in the United States Navy attaining the rank of Lieutenant. Ms. Geringer holds a BS in Political Science from the United States Naval Academy, and an MBA in Finance from Columbia Business School.