Mr. Herz is the Co-Head of Corporate Credit, a Co-Portfolio Manager of the MSD Credit Opportunity Funds, Private Credit Opportunity Funds and Special Investments Funds, and a Managing Director of MSD Partners. He joined MSD in 2011 as a member of the Credit Opportunity Group. From 2005 through 2011, he was a credit analyst for Onex Credit Partners, focusing primarily on distressed and high yield bonds as well as restructured equities. In 2004, he worked for Soros Fund Management focused on distressed debt. From 2000 through 2003, he was an associate for Insight Partners, investing in growth software companies. From 1998 through 2000, he was an investment banking analyst of Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette’s Real Estate Investment Banking Group.
Mr. Herz received a B.S. degree from Cornell University in 1998, where he graduated with highest distinction and was the recipient of the Scott Maynes’ Award for Academic Achievement. He graduated in 2005 with an M.B.A. from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.