Steven Shapiro

Steven Shapiro is a founding partner and senior portfolio manager of GoldenTree Asset Management LP. He sits on GoldenTree's executive committee and oversees the firm's distressed investments as well as its investments in media and communications. Previously, Shapiro was a managing director in the high-yield group at CIBC World Markets, where he headed media and telecommunications research and was involved with numerous financings for media and communications companies in the broadcasting, publishing, cable and telecom space. Earlier, he was a research analyst with the Argosy Group and a bankruptcy attorney with Stroock & Stroock & Lavan. Shapiro serves on the boards of PostMedia Network, TEN: The Enthusiast Network and RDA Holding/The Readers Digest Companies. He is also a member of the Board of Overseers of the University of Pennsylvania Law School and of the executive committee of the Board of Trustees of the Abraham Joshua Heschel School. He received his B.A. and law degree from the University of Pennsylvania. [+]