Amy Levine, '94

Vice President, Assistant Director of Credit Research, Shenkman Capital Management

Amy Levine, CFA is the assistant director of Credit Research and an equity owner of Shenkman Capital Management, a leading investment management firm in the high yield market. She has 11 years of experience at Shenkman Capital, 17 years of high yield experience, and almost 20 years of investment experience. At Shenkman Capital, Levine helps manage the 16-person research department including recruiting and training top talent for the firm.  She is also a credit analyst, most recently specializing in the paper, packaging, and utility industries.  
 
Prior to Shenkman Capital, Levine spent four years at Smith Barney Asset Management as director of High Yield Investments. From 1995 through 1998 Levine was an associate director at SBC Warburg, first in Credit Risk Management, and then in the High Yield Research department. From 1994-95, she worked at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. Levine co-authored the chapter “Credit Analysis and Analyzing a High-Yield Issuance” in the book: Leveraged Financial Markets by Mark Shenkman and William Maxwell.
 
Levine received a bachelor of arts degree in history (cum laude) from the University of Pennsylvania (1988) and an MBA from the University of Chicago with concentrations in finance and accounting (1994). She is a member of the CFA Institute and the New York Society of Securities Analysts. She lives with her husband and daughter in New York City.