NewOak Capital announced today the appointment of David Bigelow as managing director of marketing. The new appointee will be covering institutional clients such as pension funds, public funds, endowments, private equities, and financial institutions.
NewOak Capital is also launching a distressed long/short strategy investing in high yield corporate and leveraged loans in separate account format for its institutional clients headed by Mark Pibl, managing director.
David is a seasoned professional with excellent client relations and product management skills who will be a clear asset to support our quickly expanding advisory and asset management business, says Ron DVari, CEO and co-founder. David is a well-known structured finance professional who can help us drive our business development, adds James Frischling, President and co-founder.
As we expand our products and services, the development and scale of our marketing organization is critical in meeting the needs of our institutional clients, said Patrick Mooney, Chief Operating Officer.
Bigelow has 22 years of experience, most recently at Clinton Group where he was product manager for the CDO program, handling negotiations, structuring, marketing and investor relations for ABS and corporate CDOs.
At Radian Asset Assurance, he served as managing director / group head for the financial risk solutions unit that focused on structured products for banks, broker dealers and exchanges.
Before Radian, Bigelow structured and closed one of the first cash flow balance sheet CLOs as an executive director at CIBC Oppenheimer.
Bigelow also worked as a director in structured finance at Standard & Poor's.