Investment Professionals

Victor Khosla, Founder and Chief Investment Officer

Victor0009 (107x160)Mr. Khosla established SVP in 2001 and he is Chief Investment Officer for the various funds.  From 1999 to 2002, he managed a $671 million fund that invested in distressed debt in Japan in a joint venture with Moore Capital Management, LLC.  From 1998 to 1999, Mr. Khosla was President of Cerberus Capital Management, LP, where he participated in the management of a $5 billion private investment fund focused on distressed assets and had primary responsibility for building the Japanese business.  From 1993 to 1998, he was a Managing Director and Co-Head of the Distressed Products Group at Merrill Lynch & Co., where he built and managed a premier global distressed debt proprietary trading business.  At the time of his departure from Merrill Lynch, Mr. Khosla had investment authority for $2 billion in corporate and real estate investments and headed a team of 40 analysts and traders based in New York, Tokyo, London and Hong Kong.  Prior to his tenure at Merrill Lynch & Co., Mr. Khosla held various positions at Citibank, Booz Allen Hamilton and General Motors.  Mr. Khosla received a Bachelors in Commerce (with Honors) from Delhi University in 1978, an M.A. in Economics from Vanderbilt University in 1981, and an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago in 1983.