Program 2011

Richard. E Omohundo, Jr

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Richard E. Omohundro Jr. is President and Member of the Board of Directors of the General Partner for The Carpenters Fund. Mr. Omohundro was Senior Managing Director and Chairman of the Investment Committee for CypressTree Investment Management, LLP (CIMCO). He was Partner of CIMCO as well as Founder of former CIMCO affiliate, Prospect Street Investment Management Company in 1988.
At the helm of strategic corporate direction, he also played a major role in investment policy for the various investment vehicles managed by CIMCO. Responsibilities included the design and implementation of the Firms investment vehicles and direction regarding a full range of income vehicles. He has been active in corporate debt restructuring for over 35 years. Prior to founding Prospect Street, he was a Managing Director of Capital Markets and a member of the Leveraged Transactions Commitment Committee at Merrill Lynch where he worked from 1978 to 1988. Mr. Omohundro is a graduate of the US Naval Academy and University of Virginia. He is a CFA charter holder since 1975 and Member of the CFA Institute and Boston Security Analysts Society. As a Member of the Board of Directors of Water for the World, Mr. Omohundro helps the Kenyan corporation provide clean water solutions in East Africa.