Jeffrey H. Aronson
Co-Founder, Managing Principal, New York
Jeff is the Co-Founder and Managing Principal of Centerbridge Partners. Jeff oversees the Firm’s investment activities and serves as a member of the Management Committee.
Jeff has been active in alternative investments, including private credit, private equity and real estate, for nearly 35 years. Prior to co-founding Centerbridge in 2005, Jeff was a partner at Angelo, Gordon & Co., where he led that firm’s distressed securities and leveraged loan efforts. Before joining Angelo, Gordon & Co. in 1989, Jeff served as Senior Corporate Counsel at L.F. Rothschild & Co. He began his career as a securities attorney with the law firm of Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP.
Jeff is the former Chair and a current member of the Board of Trustees of Johns Hopkins University and also serves as a member of the Board of Trustees of Johns Hopkins Medicine and New York University School of Law. He is a director and member of the Executive Committee of The Partnership for New York City.
Johns Hopkins University, B.A., with honors
New York University School of Law, J.D.