Cynthia E. Sachs is a Managing Director at YieldStreet primarily responsible for its art finance vertical, Athena Art Finance, a specialty finance lender acquired from The Carlyle Group in April 2019. In this capacity, she is Chief Investment Officer, a position she has held since Athena’s founding in 2015. Cynthia has over 25 years of asset-based lending and high yield corporate credit experience across debt origination, structuring, portfolio management and trading (par and distressed). Previously, Cynthia ran Morgan Stanley’s global proprietary corporate credit platform within its Securitized Products Division and was a Managing Director at Natixis where she ran the Telecom Media & Tech leveraged finance business. On the Fintech side, Cynthia created and led Bloomberg’s fixed income evaluated pricing business, BVAL, from a nascent platform to becoming the global market leader in the bond and loan valuation space.
Cynthia started her career at Bank of America after earning her undergraduate degree from the University of Maryland and her MBA in Finance from New York University’s Stern School of Business.
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