8th Annual Credit, Restructuring, Distressed Investing, & Turnaround Conference

April 5, 2013: 7:30 AM - 5:30 PM

The primary focus of the conference is to provide a forum to discuss recent trends in high yield, distressed investing, and restructuring with industry practitioners, academics, and students from around the country.

CReDIT Group


University Club of Chicago
76 E Monroe St #2M
Chicago, Illinois

Event Details

Through case studies, keynote speakers, and panels, the conference will explore how the interaction among professionals in the investing, advisory, legal, and consulting communities shapes investment decisions and outcomes.


University of Chicago Students: $40
Non- University of Chicago Students: $60
Professionals: $100


Register Online

Deadline: 4/5/2013

Speaker Profiles

Victor Khosla (Speaker) '83
Founder & CIO, SVP Global

Mr. Khosla established SVP in 2001. He is Chief Investment Officer for the various funds and oversees $4 billion in AUM. From 1999 to 2002, he managed a $671 million fund that invested in distressed debt in Japan in a joint venture with Moore Capital Management, LLC. From 1998 to 1999, Mr. Khosla was President of Cerberus Capital Management, LP, where he participated in the management of a $5 billion private investment fund focused on distressed assets and had primary responsibility for building the Japanese business. From 1993 to 1998, he was a Managing Director and Co-Head of the Distressed Products Group at Merrill Lynch & Co., where he built and managed a premier global distressed debt proprietary trading business. At the time of his departure from Merrill Lynch, Mr. Khosla had investment authority for $2 billion in corporate and real estate investments and headed a team of 40 analysts and traders based in New York, Tokyo, London and Hong Kong. Prior to his tenure at Merrill Lynch & Co., Mr. Khosla held various positions at Citibank, Booz Allen Hamilton and General Motors. Mr. Khosla received a Bachelors in Commerce (with Honors) from Delhi University in 1978, an M.A. in Economics from Vanderbilt University in 1981, and an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago in 1983.

Lynn Tilton (Speaker)
Founder & CEO, Patriarch Partners

Over the last 10 years, Ms. Tilton and Patriarch Partners have committed to debt and equity investments and provided operational and strategic expertise to more than 150 companies, and have saved 250,000 American jobs that would have otherwise been lost through liquidations. It is Ms. Tilton's belief that our country's most valuable asset is human capital – and that job creation is the essential element to a true and sustainable economic recovery and prosperity. Her commitment to saving and creating jobs motivates her tireless daily leadership of the more than 70 companies that currently comprise the Patriarch portfolio.


Laura Johnson, '13 
Co-Chair of the CReDIT Group

Other Information

Investment Banking Panel

Legal Panel

Distressed Private Equity Case

High Yield Panel

Turnaround Consulting Panel