Speaker Bios

John P. Zito

Partner and Global Head of Liquid Opportunistic Credit, Apollo Global Management, LLC

Mr. Zito is a Partner and the Global Head of the firm’s Liquid Opportunistic Credit business.  He is the Senior Portfolio Manager of multiple fund products, including the Credit Strategies Fund, Apollo Accord Fund and certain Liquid Opportunistic Managed Accounts.  John is a member of the Liquid Credit Investment Committee.  He joined Apollo in 2012 after five years as a managing director and portfolio manager at Brencourt Advisors, a multi-strategy hedge fund, where he oversaw all of the firm’s credit investments including the Brencourt Credit Opportunities Fund.  Prior to that, he was at Veritas Fund Group for five years where he co-managed the flagship capital structure focused high yield fund and the short only credit vehicle.  He is a CFA charter holder and he graduated cum laude from Amherst College with an AB in Economics.