zdyb-newKris Zdyb ('98)

Principal, Jerica Capital Management


Kris has fifteen years of experience in alternative investments and is the partner responsible for global marketing, strategy and capital raising for Jerica Capital.  Jerica is a fundamentally-driven hedge fund that primarily invests in commerical mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) and was the second largest credit hedge fund launch in 2014.  Before joining Jerica, he raised more than $2 billion in roles at Apollo Global Management, Atlantic Investment Management, Macquarie and JP Morgan Partners.  His experience in hedge funds and private equity includes securing day 1 capital used to launch new funds as well as expansion capital for market-leading brands.

Kris earned a BA cum laude in Political Science in 1992 from the University of Rochester and an MBA in 1998 from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.