President, Symphony Asset Management
Ms. Popkin, President, Symphony Asset Management, is responsible for managing Symphony's non-investment activities including business development, client service, operations, finance, technology and compliance. Prior to joining Symphony, Ms. Popkin was a Principal at BlueCrest Capital Management, Head of their New York office and a member of the Global Operating Committee. Before joining BlueCrest, Ms. Popkin was a Managing Director at Lehman Brothers in the Absolute Return Strategies group. She has also held various senior-level positions at Financial Risk Management and Goldman, Sachs & Co. throughout her 18 year career. Ms. Popkin was a Rotary Foundation Scholar at Oxford University and received an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. She received a BA in applied mathematics and economics from Harvard University. She is also a member of the Council of Foreign Relations.