JGB's cohesive and complementary team leverages decades of collective expertise in multi-asset class investing. 
Brett Cohen
Partner and CEO

Brett Cohen founded JGB Management in 2005. He has over 20 years of investment management experience with convertibles (private and public), direct lending, event-driven and distressed investing. Prior to founding JGB, Brett worked at Elliott Associates. He earned his J.D. from Yale Law School and B.A. from Columbia University.

Shuky Ehrenberg 
Partner

Shuky Ehrenberg is a Partner and based out of JGB's Boston office. Prior to joining JGB, he was a Research Analyst for the National Bureau of Economic Research. He earned his J.D. from Yale Law School and B.A. from Columbia University

Vincent Vacco, CPA
CFO/CCO

Vincent Vacco is the Chief Financial Officer and Chief Compliance Officer for JGB, and is based out of the Westport office. Prior to joining JGB, he was CFO at Whipporwill Associates Inc. He has over 30 years of experience in asset management accounting and operations. He earned his B.S. from New York University. 

David Ariyeh
Analyst

David Ariyeh is an Analyst in JGB's Westport office. Prior to joining JGB, he was an Analyst at Standard & Poor's Capital IQ. He earned a B.A. from Binghamton University

Johanna White
Analyst

Johanna White is an Analyst in JGB's Westport office. Prior to joining JGB, she was an Analyst at MetLife and an Institutional Sales Trader at CRT Capital Group. Johanna is a CFA Charterholder.  She earned a B.A. from Colgate University.

Hunter Dorbandt
Analyst

Hunter Dorbandt is an Analyst in JGB's Westport office. Prior to joining JGB, he worked as an Analyst at K2 Advisors. He earned a B.A. from the University of Connecticut. 

Mohammed Islam
Analyst

Mohammed Islam is an analyst in JGB's Westport office. Prior to joining JGB, he was an Underwriter at Siena Lending Group. Mohammed is a CFA Charterholder. He earned his B.S. from Western Connecticut State University.