Investment Professionals

  • Luis Espinal

    Luis EspinalVice President of Real Estate InvestmentsLuis is Vice President of Amzak Capital’s Real Estate investment group.  Luis is responsible for overseeing the real estate portfolio from all aspects, which include day to day operations, financing, reporting, and business development
     
    Prior to joining Amzak, Luis spent 6 years in the Navy Reserves. He also worked with W.R. Grace, Seagrams Beverage, and Fox Television.  Luis is a graduate from Lynn University and is fluent in Spanish. Email: luis@amzak.com

  • Sam Barker

    Sam Barker, CFASenior Fixed Income AnalystSam is a Senior Investment Analyst at Amzak Capital. He assists with the management, tracking, and deployment of Amzak’s fixed-income portfolio. Sam brings over ten years of related experience, having previously worked for ECM Asset Management, a Wells Fargo subsidiary specialized in fixed-income investment management. Prior to this, Sam worked with GE, across a number of regions (US, UK, Sweden and Australia), and in a number of roles, including GE’s internal audit group (CAS). Sam holds a Bachelor’s in Information Systems, and a Bachelor’s in Psychology, from The University of Melbourne, Australia. He is a CFA charter holder. Email: sbarker@amzak.com

  • Eric Spector, CFAFixed Income AnalystEric is a Fixed Income Analyst at Amzak Capital. He is responsible for evaluating credits and assists with monitoring Amzak’s high yield, corporate bond portfolio. He previously worked for three years as an analyst in the Private Bank at JPMorgan, with a focus on portfolio construction and asset allocation analysis. Eric graduated with a Bachelor’s of Business Administration from the Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan. He is a CFA charterholder and holds a CFP certification. Email: espector@amzak.com

  • Lindsay Connor

    Lindsay ConnorFixed Income AnalystLindsay is a Fixed Income Investment Analyst at Amzak Capital. She is responsible for evaluating credits and assists with monitoring Amzak’s high yield, corporate bond portfolio. Lindsay brings over 15 years of related experience. She previously worked for Fidelity Management & Research in London and Boston as an Equity Research Analyst and Sector Portfolio Manager where she focused on Global Industrials. Prior to this, Lindsay worked in Investment Banking at Edgemont Capital Partners and Citigroup where she worked on deal teams that closed numerous M&A transactions as well as a broad spectrum of debt and equity underwritings. Lindsay received her M.B.A. from The Tuck School of Business and her Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Duke University. Email: lconnor@amzak.com