Daniel Posner is the Head of Golub Capital’s Opportunistic Credit Strategy. Mr. Posner leads the firm’s long-short credit opportunity fund manager, GC Synexus.Prior to joining Golub Capital, Mr. Posner was a Managing Director of D. E. Shaw & Co., L.P., where he was the global head of the firm’s Credit Opportunities and Distressed Investing Unit as well as head of the firm’s Portfolio Acquisition Unit. He also served on the Investment Committee of the firm’s Global Direct Capital activities. During his nine years at the firm, he served on numerous boards and restructuring committees including FAO Schwarz Inc.; Russ Berrie and Company, Inc.; Spectrum Brands, Inc.; Sure Fit Inc.; The Boyds Collection, Ltd.; and Owens Corning.Prior to joining D. E. Shaw, Mr. Posner was a vice president at Intermarket Corporation, a hedge fund manager specializing in distressed securities investing and other event-driven strategies. His earlier professional experience included distressed investment and advisory roles at UBS O’Connor; Deloitte Consulting Group; and Goldman, Sachs & Co.Mr. Posner graduated magna cum laude from Yeshiva University in 1991, earning awards in Economics and Literature. He received his MBA from the University of Chicago in 1994, where he was a Gesher Scholar and the recipient of a Bridge Fellowship.