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Find Strength In Stability

Investment Beyond the Traditional

Active leadership of our founding partners, exceptionally low turnover of our senior investment team and long-standing institutional clients contribute to reliability and consistency.

Founding Partners

Carl Goldsmith Founding Partner, Co-CEO and Co-CIO

Carl Goldsmith is a Founding Partner, Co-CEO and Co-CIO. Since 1992, Mr. Goldsmith has been managing high yield bonds, bank loans and distressed debt portfolios and restructuring companies in financial distress. Prior to founding Beach Point Capital, Mr. Goldsmith was the Senior Investment Officer at Post Advisory Group. During his 15 years at Post Advisory, he helped the firm grow from under $100 million in assets to over $10 billion. Mr. Goldsmith was responsible for co-running the alternative business of Post Advisory and co-managing the Total Return, Distressed Debt, and Corporate Loan strategies. In the early 1990s, Mr. Goldsmith worked in the Bankruptcy Support and Valuation departments at Price Waterhouse, where he advised debtors and creditors in bankruptcy restructurings. Mr. Goldsmith received a bachelor’s degree in economics from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and a J.D. from the UCLA School of Law.

Scott Klein Founding Partner, Co-CEO and Co-CIO

Scott Klein is a Founding Partner, Co-CEO and Co-CIO. Mr. Klein has been managing high yield bonds, bank loans and distressed debt portfolios and working on corporate restructurings for over 25 years. Before founding Beach Point Capital, Mr. Klein was Senior Managing Director at Post Advisory Group, where he spent over a decade helping grow the company from under $200 million in assets to over $10 billion. Mr. Klein was responsible for co-running the alternative business of Post Advisory and co-managing the Total Return, Distressed Debt, and Corporate Loan strategies. In the early 1990s, Mr. Klein spent several years as a bankruptcy attorney advising bondholders and creditors’ committees in Chapter 11 cases. Mr. Klein currently serves on the Board of Governors of Cedars Sinai Medical Center. Mr. Klein received dual bachelor’s degrees in economics and political science from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania where he graduated magna cum laude, and a J.D. from the UCLA School of Law where he served on the Law Review.

Executive Team

  • Carl Goldsmith is a Founding Partner, Co-CEO and Co-CIO. Since 1992, Mr. Goldsmith has been managing high yield bonds, bank loans and distressed debt portfolios and restructuring companies in financial distress. Prior to founding Beach Point Capital, Mr. Goldsmith was the Senior Investment Officer at Post Advisory Group. During his 15 years at Post Advisory, he helped the firm grow from under $100 million in assets to over $10 billion. Mr. Goldsmith was responsible for co-running the alternative business of Post Advisory and co-managing the Total Return, Distressed Debt, and Corporate Loan strategies. In the early 1990s, Mr. Goldsmith worked in the Bankruptcy Support and Valuation departments at Price Waterhouse, where he advised debtors and creditors in bankruptcy restructurings. Mr. Goldsmith received a bachelor’s degree in economics from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and a J.D. from the UCLA School of Law.
  • Scott Klein is a Founding Partner, Co-CEO and Co-CIO. Mr. Klein has been managing high yield bonds, bank loans and distressed debt portfolios and working on corporate restructurings for over 25 years. Before founding Beach Point Capital, Mr. Klein was Senior Managing Director at Post Advisory Group, where he spent over a decade helping grow the company from under $200 million in assets to over $10 billion. Mr. Klein was responsible for co-running the alternative business of Post Advisory and co-managing the Total Return, Distressed Debt, and Corporate Loan strategies. In the early 1990s, Mr. Klein spent several years as a bankruptcy attorney advising bondholders and creditors’ committees in Chapter 11 cases. Mr. Klein currently serves on the Board of Governors of Cedars Sinai Medical Center. Mr. Klein received dual bachelor’s degrees in economics and political science from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania where he graduated magna cum laude, and a J.D. from the UCLA School of Law where he served on the Law Review.
  • Thomas Boyack is Chief Financial Officer at Beach Point Capital Management. Mr. Boyack has been in the industry since 1997. Prior to Beach Point Capital, he was Chief Financial Officer for Post Advisory Group. Mr. Boyack has also served in similar roles at Akanthos Capital Management and Psetta Capital Management. Previously, Mr. Boyack spent several years as a senior manager in Ernst & Young’s Financial Services Group serving investment advisors, hedge funds and mutual funds. Mr. Boyack received a bachelor’s degree in accounting, magna cum laude from Brigham Young University and a J.D. Mr. Boyack also received a LL.M in Business Taxation, with honors from Golden Gate University, and is a member of the State Bar of California.
  • Darshan Desai is the Chief Operating Officer for Beach Point Capital Management. Mr. Desai oversees the Operations, Risk and Technology departments of the firm. Mr. Desai has been in the industry since 1999. Prior to joining Beach Point, he worked at BATS Exchange as an analyst, where he designed and constructed equity indices. Mr. Desai constructed the BATS 1000 index and is named on the patent. Mr. Desai started his career at York Capital Management where he held various positions within the firm including Vice President and Global Head of Operations from 1999 through 2008. While at York, he was responsible for managing operations in New York, London, Singapore and Hong Kong. Mr. Desai received a bachelor’s degree from Pace University with a major in Finance.
  • Larry Goldman is Chief Administrative Officer and General Counsel for Beach Point Capital Management. Mr. Goldman has been in the industry since 1986. Prior to Beach Point he was Chief Administrative Officer and Chief Legal Officer at Post Advisory Group. Mr. Goldman was previously at AIG SunAmerica, where he served in various roles including Senior Vice President and General Counsel. Prior to AIG SunAmerica, he worked for eight years at the law firm of O’Melveny & Myers, specializing in banking, finance, and corporate law.  Mr. Goldman serves on the Board of Directors of Ride On Therapeutic Horsemanship, a 501(c)(3) organization which supports adaptive horseback riding for children and adults with physical and cognitive disabilities. Mr. Goldman received a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of California, San Diego and a J.D. from Boalt Hall School of Law at the University of California, Berkeley.
  • John Quintanar leads the Investor Relations team at Beach Point Capital Management. He has been with the team for over a decade. Mr. Quintanar has been in the industry since 1999. Prior to Beach Point he was Director of Development and Government Relations at the Milken Institute. Prior to that, Mr. Quintanar served as Staff Director for United States House of Representatives member Grace F. Napolitano. Mr. Quintanar received a bachelor’s degree from Whittier College.
  • David Rosenblum is Chief Compliance Officer and Associate General Counsel for Beach Point Capital Management. Mr. Rosenblum oversees the firm’s compliance program and legal matters related to the funds and accounts managed by the firm. Mr. Rosenblum has been in the industry since 1997. Prior to his current role with Beach Point Capital, Mr. Rosenblum served as Chief Compliance Officer and Assistant General Counsel for Post Advisory Group and was previously in-house counsel at AIG SunAmerica. Prior to AIG SunAmerica, Mr. Rosenblum spent several years working at law firms, including Paul Hastings and Perkins Coie, where he specialized in corporate finance. Mr. Rosenblum received a bachelor’s degree from Emory University and a J.D. from the Ohio State College of Law, where he graduated summa cum laude.

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