Mr. Joseph LaNasa is the Founder and serves as Managing Partner at Serengeti Asset Management. LaNasa serves as Angel Investor at Joseph "Jody" LaNasa III. Prior to launching Serengeti in 2007, Jody was at Goldman Sachs for nine years (1997-2006), where he was elected as Managing Director in 2002 and a Partner in 2004. Jody headed the Multi-Strategy Investing Business ("MSI") within Goldman Sachs Americas' Special Situations Group. MSI was a multi-billion dollar proprietary investment business that focused on a broad range of opportunistic and fundamental value investments primarily in equity and debt securities, including distressed debt. Jody graduated with a J.D. magna cum laude from Harvard Law School in 1994 and a B.S.F.S. summa cum laude from Georgetown University's School of Foreign Service in 1991. Jody clerked for Judge Adrian G. Duplantier of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana (New Orleans) from 1994-1995. He then worked as an attorney at Wachtell Lipton Rosen & Katz from 1995-1997 in the creditors' rights and corporate departments. Jody serves on the Dean's Advisory Board for Harvard Law School and on the Board of Regents of Georgetown University.