Mr. Carter is a Managing Director at Plainfield Asset Management, a $2 billion hedge fund based in Stamford, CT.
Prior to joining Plainfield in July 2006, Mr. Carter was a Vice President of Briscoe Capital Management LLC, a hedge fund focused on non-investment grade leveraged loans to companies owned by financial sponsors.
From 2001 to 2005, he was an Associate at Heartland Industrial Partners, a private equity fund in Greenwich, CT, which specialized in industrial investments. While at Heartland, Mr. Carter served for rwo years as Director of Corporate Development for Metaldyne Corporation, an auto parts manufacturer in Detroit, MI.
From 1998 to 2001, Mr. Carter was an Associate in the Leveraged Finance Group at Deutsche Banc Alex Brown, formerly Bankers Trust Alex Brown. From 1996 to 1998, Mr. Carter worked in the Fixed Income Mortgage Group at Morgan Stanley & Co. Mr. Carter started his career in 1994 as an Analyst at S.N. Phelps & Co., a distressed fund in Greenwich, CT.
Mr. Carter received an MBA in 2005 from Columbia Graduate School of Business and a B.A. in 1994 from St. Lawrence University.