Cort Escherich joined Angelo Gordon in 2019 as a Managing Director focusing on new business development and Intermediary Distribution. Prior to joining the firm, Cort was a Senior Vice President in the Private Client Group at PIMCO. His responsibilities included new business development for all product offerings and managing the firm’s relationships with Registered Investment Advisors (RIAs), Family Offices and Bank Trusts in the Western U.S. Previously, Cort was a Director in Investor Relations at UBS Global Asset Management (formerly Brinson Partners) where he was responsible for corporate pension plan and sub-advised business development. Before UBS Global Asset Management, Cort was Director of High Net Worth Business Development at Camden Capital (RIA) and a management consultant at Accenture. Cort holds an MBA from UCLA Anderson School of Management and an undergraduate degree from the University of Southern California Marshall School of Business. Cort is a Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA).