José is a portfolio manager on the AIP Hedge Fund team within Morgan Stanley Investment Management and a member of the Investment Committee. He is responsible for event-driven and corporate credit trading strategies. He joined Morgan Stanley Investment Management in 2001 as a senior research analyst and has 24 years of industry experience. Prior to joining the firm, José was Chief Executive Officer of a privately held software company, and has seven years of investment banking experience at both Bear Stearns and Prudential Securities. Previously, he also worked at IBM Credit Corporation as a corporate finance analyst and at IBM as a design engineer. José received a B.S. in electrical engineering from Northwestern University and an M.B.A. from the Yale School of Management. He also holds a U.S. and an international patent for his work on algorithms and has published research articles in periodicals including The Journal of Portfolio Management, The Journal of Fixed Income and The Journal of Alternative Investments. José has served as a lecturer at NYU's Stern School of Business. He holds the Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst designation. José is also a trustee for the Pennsylvania Ballet and serves on its finance committee.
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