Brendan Bosman is a Senior Managing Director focused on real estate investments in the U.S. Based in Minneapolis, he joined the firm in 2008.
Prior to joining Värde, Brendan was an analyst at Banc of America Securities in the Global Structured Products and Debt Private Placement groups.
Brendan graduated from Macalester College in Minnesota with a B.A. in Economics.
Monty Cook is Head of Financial Services, North America. Based in New York, he joined the firm in 2020.
Prior to joining Värde, Monty served as Head of Financial Services at First Eagle Alternative Credit. Monty was with THL Credit for seven years before it was acquired by First Eagle and most recently served as co-head of Direct Lending. Prior to THL Credit, Monty was a Director in Deutsche Bank’s Credit Solutions Group where he sourced and structured credit investments across numerous specialty finance and other asset classes. His previous experience also includes roles at Prospect Capital Management, Greenbridge Partners, J.P. Morgan & Co. and Merrill Lynch & Co.
Monty received a B.S. in Business Administration from Northeastern University.
Sandeep Chandak is a Senior Managing Director on the Asia Corporate and Traded Credit team. Based in Singapore, he joined the firm in 2016.
Prior to joining Värde, Sandeep worked at Deutsche Bank Hong Kong as a Trader in Distressed and Illiquids, covering Asia Pacific stressed loans and bonds. Prior to Deutsche Bank, he was at Ernst & Young India in Transaction Advisory Services, providing corporate valuation, acquisition and fundraising advisory to clients.
Sandeep received a Bachelor of Commerce (Honors) from the University of Delhi, India. He is also a Chartered Accountant with the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.
Missy Dolski is Global Head of Capital Markets. Missy joined Värde in 2017 and is responsible for managing relationships with key capital markets accounts globally. She is also responsible for the debt advisory and financing execution needs of the firm’s investment book in both public and private debt markets.
Prior to joining Värde, Missy was a Director at Wells Fargo Securities in the Commercial Real Estate Capital Markets & Finance group where she focused on capital markets financing for a variety of non-bank lender clients. Throughout her career she held multiple roles at Wells Fargo within its structured finance, principal investing and corporate credit divisions in New York, London and San Francisco.
Missy graduated from the University of Minnesota’s Carlson School of Management with a B.S. in Business Administration and received an M.B.A. with distinction from London Business School.
Krzysztof Drozd is Global Head of Portfolio Operations focused on value creation in Värde private equity investments. Based in London, he joined the firm in 2007.
Prior to joining Värde, Krzysztof was a Manager at Deloitte responsible for advisory on corporate treasury and complex financial instruments. Prior to that, he worked at PricewaterhouseCoopers in Frankfurt, Germany.
Krzysztof received an M.B.A. from Frankfurt University in Germany. He earned his Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation and is a CPA (inactive).
Tony Iannazzo is Global Chief Operating Officer of Real Estate. Based in London, he joined the firm in 2008.
Prior to joining Värde, Tony was an Associate at Lazard, focusing on middle-market M&A advisory work. Prior to Lazard, he practiced securities and M&A law at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in their Chicago office, and corporate law at Sullivan & Cromwell LLP in New York.
Tony graduated from St. John’s University in Minnesota with a B.A. in Political Science and received a J.D. from Harvard Law School.