Ashwin Krishnan is a Managing Director of Morgan Stanley and a Co-Portfolio Manager of the Credit Partners team. He has been a part of the Credit Partners business since its inception in 2009. Mr. Krishnan is based in New York and joined Morgan Stanley's Fixed Income Division in 2003, where he spent time as a credit analyst in the High Yield & Distressed Research group, and as a principal investor with Morgan Stanley Principal Investments. Prior to joining Morgan Stanley, Mr. Krishnan was in the Communications Investment Banking group at UBS. Mr. Krishnan holds an M.S. in Engineering from Columbia University and a B.S. in Industrial Engineering from Bangalore University, India.