Co-Chief Executive Officer & Co-Chief Investment Officer
Josh Baumgarten is co-Chief Executive Officer and co-Chief Investment Officer of Angelo Gordon. He leads the Firm’s Credit business and is co-portfolio manager for AG Super Fund and multi-strategy portfolios. Prior to joining Angelo Gordon in 2016, Josh was a Senior Managing Director at Blackstone and focused on Blackstone Alternative Asset Management, the firm’s hedge fund solutions business. At BAAM, which he joined in 2007, Josh oversaw credit investing and worked closely with some of the most well-regarded credit investors around the globe. He played a key role in Blackstone’s global co-investment business. Prior to Blackstone, Josh was a Portfolio Manager and trader at Blackrock, which he joined in 2000. His principal focus was on Blackrock’s high-yield portfolios. Josh started his career at Jefferies in investment banking and also spent time early in his career in venture capital investing. Josh is currently a member of the Board of Overseers of the School of Social Policy and Practice at the University of Pennsylvania, a member of the Board of Trustees at Dwight-Englewood School and a member of the Children’s Board at Columbia University Medical Center. He has a B.S. degree in Economics with concentrations in Finance and Accounting from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.