Advisory Board

John Y. Koren

Mr. Koren is a founder and co-managing partner of Hudson Partners Group. Previously, Mr. Koren was a Senior Managing Director of Bear, Stearns & Co. and co-head of the firm's Private Funds Group, which he joined in 2000. From 1991 to 1999, he was a partner in the Bear Stearns Fixed Income Sales Group, where he managed the Corporate Coverage department. He also managed the International group, the Emerging Markets group, and became Worldwide Corporate High Grade Product Manager.

Previously, Mr. Koren ran the Corporate Coverage department at Morgan Stanley. Mr. Koren started his career on Wall Street with the Bank of Nova Scotia, where he rose to become Assistant Agent of their New York Agency. Following a successful tenure representing the Bank of Nova Scotia's treasury and corporate services, he joined Singer Co. as Director of International Finance. From there, he went on to become the youngest Assistant Treasurer at Uniroyal Corporation.

Mr. Koren holds a B.A. and an M.A. in Economics from Manhattanville College (1975), where he has served as a Trustee.