Jerry Chang is the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer of Gallatin. Prior to joining Gallatin, he was the Chief Financial Officer for Firebreak Capital LLC, a dedicated private debt investment manager. Mr. Chang previously served as the Chief Financial Officer and Chief Compliance Officer for Prosiris Capital LLC, a credit-oriented investment manager with a focus on structured credit products, and as Chief Financial Officer for ING Clarion Capital, LLC (now Torchlight Investors LLC), a CMBS focused investment manager. Between 2002 and 2005, he was a Controller for Strategic Value Partners, LLC, an investment manager specializing in securities of financially distressed companies. Prior to joining Strategic Value Partners, Mr. Chang worked in the Alternative Investments group within Goldman Sachs Asset Management. Inc. Mr. Chang began his career at Ernst & Young where he provided auditing and consulting services to companies in a variety of industries, including private and registered investment funds, professional firms and manufacturing clients. He received his MBA and BS from St. John’s University and is a Certified Public Accountant licensed in the State of New York.