Senior vice president
Eric Petersen joined Abacus in 2013 and is a Senior Vice President. As an investment team member, he is involved with structuring, underwriting, executing, monitoring, and valuing investments for the firm.
Eric previously worked as an Associate within the Leveraged Finance group at BNP Paribas and also worked with GE Energy in corporate development. Prior to transitioning to the private sector, he spent over 14 years as a Naval Officer and F/A-18 Fighter Pilot.
Eric holds an MS in Quantitative and Computational Finance from the Georgia Institute of Technology and an MBA from the University of Southern California. He has a BS in English from the United States Naval Academy.