Robert Petrini is a Senior Managing Director with GSO Capital Partners. He is co-head of Performing Credit and joint portfolio manager of GSO’s Capital Opportunity Funds I, II and III. Mr. Petrini sits on many of GSO’s investment committees and oversees the investment committee process across GSO. Mr. Petrini has acted as a board representative for multiple portfolio companies, and currently sits on the Board of Directors of Centric Brands.
Before joining GSO Capital upon its founding in 2005, Mr. Petrini was a Principal in Credit Suisse First Boston's Alternative Capital Division. Mr. Petrini joined CSFB when the firm acquired Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette, where he was a member of the merchant banking group.
Mr. Petrini graduated magna cum laude with a BS in economics from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, where he was a Joseph Wharton and Benjamin Franklin Scholar.