John P. Khym, CFA, is the assistant portfolio manager for the Driehaus Active Income strategy. He is responsible for idea generation, portfolio construction, security selection and investment research.
Mr. Khym has 17 years of industry experience with 14 years as a buy side credit investor and has been a senior member of the Driehaus Alternative Investments team for 4 years. Prior to joining Driehaus Capital Management in 2014, Mr. Khym was a vice president for Neuberger Berman, where he focused on distressed debt investing in the U.S. and Europe. Previously, he worked as an investment analyst for Chicago Fundamental Investment Partners, a hedge fund focused on long/short high yield credit investing, where he conducted research on the cable, telecom, and media sectors. Earlier in his career, Mr. Khym was an associate with Madison Capital Funding, a provider of middle market leveraged loans, and an associate within Huron Consulting Group / Arthur Andersen’s corporate restructuring practices.
Mr. Khym received a B.B.A. from the University of Notre Dame and is a CFA charterholder.