Global Conference 2015

Speaker's Biography

Joshua Friedman

Co-Founder, Co-Chairman and Co-CEO, Canyon Partners, LLC

Joshua Friedman is co-founder, co-chairman and co-CEO of Canyon Partners, LLC, a leading global alternative asset management firm headquartered in Los Angeles. Canyon manages approximately $24 billion in assets, specializing in value-oriented and event-driven investments. It also invests in real estate through Canyon Capital Realty Advisors and in emerging-market securities through ICE Canyon, LLC. Friedman is a trustee of Caltech, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, the Washington Institute for Near East Policy, the Los Angeles Philharmonic, and the UCLA Hospital Department of Neurosurgery. He is a member of the Harvard University Committee on University Resources, the Harvard Law School Leadership Council and the Harvard Business School board of dean's advisors. Friedman has a B.A. from Harvard College and master's degrees from Oxford University, Harvard Law School and Harvard Business School.


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