Americas Core Credit


Americas Core Credit provides breaking news, comprehensive coverage and deep-dive analysis on the high-yield, stressed and distressed markets in North and South America, including Puerto Rico and Argentina. Clients of Americas Core Credit rely on our proprietary editorial content — detailed commentary on financial and legal filings, company tear sheets, waterfall recovery models, bankruptcy postmortems, scoops, live courtroom reporting and more — to quickly get up to speed and stay informed on critical developments that drive markets.
Americas Core Credit also provides key datasets, workflow tools, near real-time alerts and primary source information such as SEC filings, transcripts, court filings and more, all via the Reorg platform. Clients of Americas Core Credit also have access to our team of reporters and financial and legal analysts whenever they have questions or require additional detail on names and situations we cover.

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Americas Core Credit in Numbers


820+
Covered
Companies
13,000+
Intelligence
Articles
1,000+
Breaking News
Alerts
800+
Tear Sheets and
Capital Structures
30+
Live Blogs
from Courtrooms
60+
Webinars
and Podcasts
Internal data from Oct. 1, 2019-Sept. 30, 2020

Meet Members of the Americas Core Credit Team


Adam Rhodes

Adam Rhodes

Distressed Debt Analyst

Adam Rhodes

Distressed Debt Analyst

Adam covers distressed situations, high yield and post-reorg equity for Americas Core Credit. Prior to joining Reorg, Adam was a vice president at distressed securities hedge fund PlusTick Management, LLC. He has a B.S. in Commerce from the University of Virginia and is a CFA charterholder.

Alex Breindel

Alex Breindel

High-Yield Reporter

Alex Breindel

High-Yield Reporter

Alex covers high-yield names and situations for Americas Core Credit. Prior to joining Reorg, Alex wrote for Galvanized Media. He has a B.A. in philosophy from Bard College.

Alix Brozman

Alix Brozman

Distressed Debt Legal Analyst

Alix Brozman

Distressed Debt Legal Analyst

Alix monitors distressed situations across the industry, reports on case developments, prepares long-form analysis of legal developments with a special focus on Puerto Rico and serves as an editor for Americas Core Credit. Prior to joining Reorg, Alix was an associate attorney at Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP, where she practiced corporate restructuring and insolvency law. She has a J.D. from Fordham University and a B.A. in psychology from Wheaton College (Massachusetts).

Aliya Weiss

Aliya Weiss

Copy Editor

Aliya Weiss

Copy Editor

Aliya is responsible for the accuracy, clarity and editorial style of all Americas Core Credit content. Prior to joining Reorg, Aliya was a lead editor at Brightwire, where she edited, assigned and reported business, financial, geopolitical and cybersecurity copy. She has an M.F.A. in fiction writing from Columbia University and a B.A. in English and creative writing from Colby College.

Ana Lucía Hurtado

Ana Lucía Hurtado

Senior Legal Analyst

Ana Lucía Hurtado

Senior Legal Analyst

Ana Lucía covers in-court and out-of-court restructurings and distressed situations for Americas Core Credit. Prior to joining Reorg, Ana Lucía clerked for Judge Robert D. Drain (Southern District of New York). She has a J.D. from Harvard University and a B.A. in psychology from the University of Texas at Austin.

Andrew Berlin

Andrew Berlin

Deputy Managing Editor

Andrew Berlin

Deputy Managing Editor

Andrew manages the team of reporters for Americas Core Credit and Americas Middle Market. Prior to joining Reorg, Andrew was a senior correspondent at Thomson Reuters, where he covered leveraged finance. He has an M.B.A. in finance from Boston University and a B.F.A. in drama from New York University, and he previously held Series 7 and 63 licenses.

Andrew Sung

Andrew Sung

Senior Distressed Debt Analyst

Andrew Sung

Senior Distressed Debt Analyst

Andrew produces valuation and waterfall recovery models, research reports and topical intelligence articles for Americas Core Credit. Prior to joining Reorg, Andrew was a distressed credit analyst at Pine River Capital Management. He has an A.B. in economics from Princeton University.

Andrew Swapp

Andrew Swapp

Corporate Credit Analyst

Andrew Swapp

Corporate Credit Analyst

Andrew covers topical credit situations, produces research reports, engages in corporate earnings calls and analyzes capital structures for Americas Core Credit. Prior to joining Reorg Andrew was an associate at Silicon Valley Bank. He has a B.S. in economics and financial markets from Colby College.

Christine Arax

Christine Arax

Director of Editorial Projects

Christine Arax

Director of Editorial Projects

Christine edits all Americas Core Credit content and oversees small editorial projects. Prior to joining Reorg, Christine was assistant managing editor at The Deal, where she developed and managed editorial production for the magazine, daily newspaper and website. She has a B.A. in English literature from Rhodes College.

Conor Skelding

Conor Skelding

Reporter

Conor Skelding

Reporter

Conor breaks news on distressed debt, particularly in healthcare and retail, for Americas Core Credit. Prior to joining Reorg, Conor was a reporter for POLITICO, where he covered real estate, transportation and higher education. He has a B.A. in English literature from Columbia University.

Erwin Cifuentes

Erwin Cifuentes

Content Coordinator, LatAm

Erwin Cifuentes

Content Coordinator, LatAm

Erwin screens and translates news and reports from regional financial publications and manages the calendar of announcements from companies in Latin America and the Caribbean for Americas Core Credit. Prior to joining Reorg, Erwin wrote for OilPrice.com and Southern Pulse Info. He has a B.S. in political science with a certificate in Latin American studies from Florida International University.

Harvard Zhang

Harvard Zhang

Senior Reporter

Harvard Zhang

Senior Reporter

Harvard covers distressed debt and corporate restructuring for Americas Core Credit. Prior to joining Reorg, Harvard was a reporter at Bloomberg News, where he covered company debt across the ratings scale on the corporate finance team. He has a B.E. in energy and resources engineering from Peking University and an M.A. in business journalism from Northwestern University.

James Holloway

James Holloway

Senior Reporter

James Holloway

Senior Reporter

James covers the energy sector from Houston for Americas Core Credit. Prior to joining Reorg, James was managing editor for First Word Fixed Income at Bloomberg. He has a B.A. in religion from Berea College.

Jason Sanjana

Jason Sanjana

Senior Editor

Jason Sanjana

Senior Editor

Jason coordinates and supervises all aspects of the editorial output for Americas Core Credit. Prior to joining Reorg, Jason was an associate in the restructuring, insolvency and workouts group at Latham & Watkins, where he represented debtors, creditors and equityholders across a range of restructuring scenarios. He has a J.D. from New York University and a B.A. in economics and international relations from Tufts University.

Jim Duffy

Jim Duffy

Copy Editor

Jim Duffy

Copy Editor

Jim is responsible for the accuracy, clarity and editorial style of all Americas Core Credit content. Prior to joining Reorg, Jim line-edited market, business and financial copy at TheStreet. He has a B.A. in English from Boston College.

John Marino

John Marino

Senior Reporter

John Marino

Senior Reporter

John covers Puerto Rico's debt crisis for Americas Core Credit, and his coverage has earned him awards from the Specialized Information Publishers Association and the Puerto Rico Overseas Press Club. Prior to joining Reorg, John was editor of the San Juan Star. He has a B.A. in English literature and anthropology from Rutgers University and an M.F.A. in writing from Brooklyn College.

Karen Leung

Karen Leung

Senior Legal Analyst

Karen Leung

Senior Legal Analyst

Karen covers in-court and out-of-court restructurings and distressed situations for Americas Core Credit. Prior to joining Reorg, Karen was a law clerk in the bankruptcy, business restructuring and reorganization group at Dechert. She has a J.D. from the University of Chicago and a B.A. in English literature from Columbia University.

Katherine Wegert

Katherine Wegert

Corporate Credit Analyst

Katherine Wegert

Corporate Credit Analyst

Katherine covers topical credit situations, produces research reports, engages in corporate earnings calls and analyzes capital structures throughout Latin America for Americas Core Credit. Prior to joining Reorg Katherine was a reporter at Debtwire, where she covered the LatAm debt capital markets and special situations in the Andean region. She has an M.S. in finance from Georgetown University and a B.S. in international relations from Kalamazoo College.

Kevin Eckhardt

Kevin Eckhardt

Distressed Debt Legal Analyst

Kevin Eckhardt

Distressed Debt Legal Analyst

Kevin covers in-court and out-of-court restructurings and distressed situations for Americas Core Credit. Prior to joining Reorg, Kevin represented financial institutions and investment funds in bankruptcy and distressed trading matters at Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP. He has a J.D. from the University of Florida and a B.A. in journalism from Syracuse University.

Kevin Mead

Kevin Mead

Senior Reporter

Kevin Mead

Senior Reporter

Kevin covers the Puerto Rico situation for Americas Core Credit. Prior to joining Reorg, Kevin was an online news editor at Caribbean Business, where he was responsible for reporting and editing. He has a B.A. in history from the University of Montana.

Krishan Sutharshana

Krishan Sutharshana

Distressed Debt Analyst

Krishan Sutharshana

Distressed Debt Analyst

Krishan is responsible for primary coverage on a portfolio of high-yield and stressed credits for Americas Core Credit and works closely with the Covenants team to analyze financial statements and assess the flexibility of the company’s capital structure. Prior to joining Reorg, Krishan was a corporate finance and restructuring senior consultant at FTI Consulting, where he specialized in investment banking and restructuring projects. He has a B.S. in finance from the University of Southern California.

Kyle Owusu

Kyle Owusu

Director of Emerging Markets Credit Research

Kyle Owusu

Director of Emerging Markets Credit Research

Kyle leads the team of distressed debt analysts focusing on LatAm for Americas Core Credit. Prior to joining Reorg, Kyle was a research analyst at Loeb King Capital Management, where he focused on merger arbitrage, long/short, high yield and special situations. He has a J.D. from Brooklyn Law School and an A.B. in economics from Dartmouth College.

Lucky Subramanian

Lucky Subramanian

Distressed Debt Legal Analyst

Lucky Subramanian

Distressed Debt Legal Analyst

Lucky covers in-court and out-of-court restructurings and distressed situations for Americas Core Credit. Prior to joining Reorg Lucky was a legal intern in the restructuring and bankruptcy group at Greenberg Traurig. She has a J.D. from the University of Miami and an LL.B. from the University of Nottingham.

Marc Gardner

Marc Gardner

Distressed Debt Analyst

Marc Gardner

Distressed Debt Analyst

Marc provides financial analysis for Americas Core Credit content. Prior to joining Reorg, Marc was a credit research analyst at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, where he covered power and utilities for the high-yield group. He has a B.A. in English from the University of California, Los Angeles.

Mark Fischer

Mark Fischer

Director of Credit Research

Mark Fischer

Director of Credit Research

Mark oversees a team of financial analysts and helps develop new ideas across all Americas Core Credit content. Prior to joining Reorg, Mark was head of research at special situations and distressed securities firm Pericles Capital Advisors. He has an M.B.A. from Northwestern University and a B.S. in business administration from Cornell University.

Nick Williams

Nick Williams

Team Lead & Senior Distressed Debt Analyst

Nick Williams

Team Lead & Senior Distressed Debt Analyst

Nick analyzes high-yield and distressed situations for Americas Core Credit and leads a team of financial analysts. Prior to joining Reorg, Nick was a senior analyst at Advantage Capital Management, where he focused on distressed and event-driven investments. He has a B.A. in computer science and English from Georgetown University.

Nish Amarnath

Nish Amarnath

Reporter

Nish Amarnath

Reporter

Nish covers in-court and out-of-court restructurings and high-yield, distressed and post-reorganization situations for Americas Core Credit. Prior to joining Reorg, Nish was a feature writer and content producer for Dow Jones. She has an M.A. in business journalism from Columbia University and an M.S. in media and communications from the London School of Economics and Political Science.

Patrick Mohan

Patrick Mohan

Senior Legal Analyst

Patrick Mohan

Senior Legal Analyst

Patrick covers in-court and out-of-court restructurings and distressed situations, with a specific focus on Puerto Rico, for Americas Core Credit. Prior to joining Reorg, Patrick clerked for two U.S. bankruptcy judges, Judge John E. Waites (DSC) and Judge Arthur J. Gonzalez (Southern District of New York). He has an LL.M. in bankruptcy from St. John's University, a J.D. from the University of South Carolina and a B.A. in communication from the College of Charleston.

Raksha Manjunath

Raksha Manjunath

Content Coordinator

Raksha Manjunath

Content Coordinator

Raksha manages third-party content related to distressed and high-yield companies and oversees and updates various data sets for the Americas Core Credit team. Prior to joining Reorg, Raksha was a program coordinator at Premier Genie. She has a B.A. in English and American literature from New York University.

Ray Naguiat

Ray Naguiat

Senior Legal Analyst

Ray Naguiat

Senior Legal Analyst

Ray covers in-court and out-of-court distressed situations and restructurings in the U.S. for Americas Core Credit. Prior to joining Reorg, Ray was an attorney in the corporate restructuring group at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom. He has a J.D. from the University of Minnesota and a B.A. in rhetoric from the University of California, Berkeley.

Roberto Barros

Roberto Barros

Senior Reporter

Roberto Barros

Senior Reporter

Roberto covers high-yield and distressed names and situations in Latin America for Americas Core Credit. Prior to joining Reorg, Roberto was a reporter at Risk.net, where he covered commodities and risk management.

Santiago del Carril

Santiago del Carril

Reporter

Santiago del Carril

Reporter

Santiago covers high-yield and distressed debt situations in Latin America for Americas Core Credit. Prior to joining Reorg, Santiago was a stringer for REDD Intelligence and a reporter for The Buenos Aires Herald. He has a B.A. in philosophy from the University of Toronto.

Sean Daly

Sean Daly

Distressed Debt Legal Analyst

Sean Daly

Distressed Debt Legal Analyst

Sean covers in-court and out-of-court distressed situations and restructurings in the U.S. for Americas Core Credit. Prior to joining Reorg, Sean was an associate in the restructuring and insolvency group at Curtis, Mallet-Provost, Colt & Mosle LLP. He has a J.D. from Villanova University and a B.A. in music and business and economics from the State University of New York at Oneonta.

Tania Menai

Tania Menai

Reporter

Tania Menai

Reporter

Tania covers distressed debt situations and restructurings in Latin America for Americas Core Credit. Prior to joining Reorg, Tania worked as a New York correspondent for Brazilian business magazines including Exame and Brazil Journal, and wrote two books on tech startups. She has a B.A. in social communications from Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro.

Wingkai Li

Wingkai Li

Corporate Credit Analyst

Wingkai Li

Corporate Credit Analyst

Wingkai covers topical credit situations, produces research reports, engages in corporate earnings calls and analyzes capital structures for Americas Core Credit. Prior to joining Reorg Wingkai was a financial analyst at Moody’s. He has a B.B.A. in finance and strategic management from Babson College.

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