Speaker Bios

Gretchen Lam

Portfolio Manager, Octagon Credit Investors

Ms. Lam is a member of Octagon’s Investment Committee and serves as the Portfolio Manager of seven CLOs, three Separately Managed Accounts, and three Private Commingled Funds. Ms. Lam serves as the PM for the Firm’s Structured Credit (CLO Debt & Equity) Investment Strategies.

Prior to becoming a Portfolio Manager, Ms. Lam oversaw Octagon's investments in the software, business services, finance & insurance, paper & packaging, gaming & lodging, homebuilding and real estate industries. She was also responsible for the structured credit exposure held in Octagon’s CLO vehicles.

Prior to joining Octagon in 1999, Ms. Lam attended Babson College where she graduated Summa Cum Laude with a B.S. in Investments. She received her CFA Charter in 2006.