Christopher S. Brothers is a managing director at Saybrook Capital and a co-portfolio manager for its Saybrook Corporate Opportunity Fund which specializes in distressed debt and capital constrained private equity investments. Saybrook manages approximately $1.7 billion of capital focused on private equity, distressed debt and real estate investments.
Mr. Brothers joined Saybrook in 2006 with over 18 years of experience as a private equity and distressed debt investor as well as a financial advisor specializing in mergers and acquisitions and financial restructurings. Prior to joining Saybrook, he was actively involved in the leadership of $950 million of investments during his decade-long tenure at Oaktree Capital Management. While at Oaktree, Mr. Brothers was responsible for all aspects of private equity and distressed debt investing including representing the firm as a director on eight portfolio company boards of directors. Before joining Oaktree, Mr. Brothers advised on mergers & acquisitions and restructuring transactions at Salomon Brothers Inc, now the investment banking arm of Citigroup, and Price Waterhouse.
Mr. Brothers received his MBA and undergraduate degree from Michigan State University after completing a five-year joint graduate/undergraduate program. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst and a Certified Public Accountant