Carl Goldsmith

Carl Goldsmith

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Carl Goldsmith is a Founding Partner, Managing Partner, and Portfolio Manager for Beach Point Capital Management. He has been managing high yield bonds, bank loans, and distressed debt portfolios and restructuring companies in financial distress since 1992. Before establishing Beach Point Capital, Goldsmith had a 15-year stint at Post Advisory Group. As a Senior Investment Officer, he was responsible for co-running the alternative business of Post Advisory and co-managing the Total Return, Distressed Debt, and Corporate Loan strategies.

Professional Experience

Academic History

  • Goldsmith worked in the Bankruptcy Support and Valuation departments of Price Waterhouse in the early 1990s, where he advised debtors and creditors in Bankruptcy restructurings. 
  • He established the Goldsmith Research Fund in 2017 to help support Kleinman Center for Energy Policy's independent Research agenda, with a current focus on implementing Robust Decision Making methodologies that guide projects like Philadelphia’s Energy Transition.