Edgar Lee

Mr. Lee founded and was the portfolio manager of Oaktree Capital Management’s $5.5bn Strategic Credit strategy. He was also the CEO and Chief Investment Officer of Oaktree’s three business development companies (BDCs) including Oaktree Specialty Lending and Oaktree Strategic Income Corporations.

Previously, he was an investment professional within the firm’s Opportunities Funds group and led the group’s investments in the media, technology and telecom industries. Prior to joining Oaktree in 2007, Mr. Lee worked within the Investment Banking division at UBS Investment Bank in Los Angeles, where he was responsible for advising clients on a number of equity and debt financings, buy-side and sell-side M&A, and recapitalizations. Before that, Mr. Lee was employed within the Fixed Income division at Lehman Brothers Inc. Prior experience includes work at Katzenbach Partners LLP and the Urban Institute. He received a B.A. degree in economics from Swarthmore College and his master’s degree from Harvard University. Mr. Lee serves as a director of Neo Performance Materials and previously served on the boards of Nine Entertainment and Charter Communications.