Mitchell R. Julis is Co-Founder, Co-Chairman, and Co-CEO of Canyon Partners, LLC, a leading global alternative asset management firm headquartered in Los Angeles, California. Canyon manages close to $23 billion in assets, specializing in credit-oriented investments for institutional investors worldwide. Canyon’s investment strategies focus on bank debt, distressed debt, high yield and convertible bonds, securitized assets, direct investments, arbitrage, and value equities. Canyon also invests in real estate through Canyon Capital Realty Advisors and the Canyon Johnson Urban Fund and in emerging market debt securities through ICE Canyon LLC.
Mr. Julis is a graduate of the Woodrow Wilson School at Princeton University (B.A., magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa), Harvard Law School (J.D., magna cum laude) and Harvard Business School (M.B.A., honors). He serves on the Advisory Council for the Julis Rabinowitz Center for Public Policy and Finance at the Woodrow Wilson School and is a Member of the Governing Board for the Institute for New Economic Thinking.