Sal Naro
Chief Executive Officer and
Chief Investment Officer

Mr. Naro is the managing member of the Investment Manager and the General Partner.  Prior to forming the Investment Manager, Mr. Naro was the Vice Chairman of Jefferson National Financial Corp and CEO of Jefferson National Asset Management. Prior to Jefferson National, Mr. Naro has held several senior management positions most recently as Executive Director at Markit Group, a financial services technology firm. After being a shareholder and board member from inception through UBS and Sailfish, Mr. Naro joined Markit  Group as one of their senior executives.  Over 2 1/2 years, Mr. Naro led various businesses and, as co-head of the acquisitions committee, oversaw four strategic and accretive acquisitions. Additionally he restructured two other business and drove the sale of some non core assets.  Mr. Naro continues as an advisor and shareholder to Markit.  
Prior to Markit, Mr. Naro was the Co-CEO and President of Sailfish Capital Partners, LLC, an asset management company he co-founded in 2005.  Prior to Sailfish, Mr. Naro worked at UBS Investment Bank where he was a Managing Director and the Global Co-Head of Fixed Income.  He was also a member of the Board of Directors of UBS Investment Bank.  Prior to joining UBS, he was a Senior Managing Director and Global Head of Credit Trading at Bear Stearns from 1989 to 1998.  Mr. Naro served on the global risk committees of both firms.  While at UBS and Bear Stearns, Mr. Naro managed an investment team and traded a significant proprietary book.  Mr. Naro began his career on Wall Street in 1982 as a fixed income associate for Dreyfus and has been a member of senior management in fixed income for the last 22 years.  Mr. Naro is a 1983 graduate of C.W. Post College of Long Island University and currently sits on the Board of Trustees of Long Island University.

Vincent Mistretta
President and Co-Senior Portfolio Manager

Mr. Mistretta serves as President of the Investment Manager.  Prior to joining the Investment Manager, Mr. Mistretta was the Senior Portfolio Manager at Jefferson National Asset Management.  Prior to Jefferson National, Mr. Mistretta was a founding partner and portfolio manager at L Plus LLC, an asset manager.  Prior to L Plus, Mr. Mistretta worked at UBS Investment Bank where he was a Managing Director and Head of GCS (Global Credit Strategies), a multi-strategy proprietary investment business he founded in 2006.  Prior to establishing GCS, Mr. Mistretta was the Global COO for Credit Fixed Income from 2004 - 2005 and Head of U.S. Credit Derivatives Trading from 2003 - 2004.  Mr. Mistretta also served on several management committees and was instrumental in recruiting new talent to UBS.  During his time at UBS, Mr. Mistretta was a member of the board of directors of ISDA (International Swaps Dealers Association 2005-2006) and Markit Group (2004-2005).  Prior to joining UBS, Mr. Mistretta held senior Trading and Portfolio Management positions at SAC Capital Advisors, HSBC, DLJ and Bear Stearns.
Mr. Mistretta is a 1986 graduate of Bucknell University  where he earned a Bachelor of Arts in Economics.
 

John Lovisolo

Chief Operating Officer 



Mr. Lovisolo serves as Chief Operating Officer and is responsible for overseeing all non-investment activities at Coherence Capital Partners. Prior to joining Coherence Capital Partners, Mr. Lovisolo spent 10 years at Barclays where he was a Managing Director.  He held several different leadership roles at Barclays, including running sales for Investment Grade Debt and Structured Credit Products for the first half of his tenure. After the Lehman integration, Mr. Lovisolo was appointed Head of the Financial Institution Structuring Group which was dedicated to creating solutions for the firm’s Pension, Bank and Insurance clients.  Most recently, Mr. Lovisolo was Co-Head of Prime Brokerage Origination which entailed bringing hedge fund clients onto the Barclays platform and servicing them across capital introductions, strategic consulting, equity finance, fixed income finance, futures and cleared derivatives.  Prior to Barclays, Mr. Lovisolo spent 10 years at Deutsche Bank where he traded and sold Interest Rate Derivatives and ran marketing for the North American Structuring Group. Prior to Deutsche Bank, Mr. Lovisolo worked at Blackhawk LP from 1993 to 1995, where he traded and sold structured notes.  Mr. Lovisolo began his career at Bear Stearns in 1990 where he worked for Mr. Naro and Mr. Mistretta supporting the credit trading desk within an operations capacity. Mr. Lovisolo is a 1989 graduate of Union College with a B.A. in Managerial Economics and where he currently serves on the President’s Council.  Mr. Lovisolo is also a graduate and an active alumnus of Chaminade High School located in Mineola, New York.


 












Michael Cannon 
Senior Portfolio Manager

Prior to Coherence Capital Michael spent 16 years at UBS Investment Bank, most recently as Managing Director and Co-Head of Investment Grade Credit Trading. Michael has extensive experience in trading Distressed, High Yield, and Investment Grade Credit. At UBS Michael worked directly for Coherence CEO Sal Naro from 1999 to 2005 in addition to trading alongside Coherence Partner, Vincent Mistretta. Additionally, Michael worked with fellow Coherence colleagues, Kevin O’Brien, Edgar Benavides and Robert Del Grande.
Michael is a 1993 graduate of The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art where he earned a Bachelor’s of Engineering, Electrical Engineering.
Prior to Coherence Capital Michael spent 16 years at UBS Investment Bank, most recently as Managing Director and Co-Head of Investment Grade Credit Trading. Michael has extensive experience in trading Distressed, High Yield, and Investment Grade Credit. At UBS Michael worked directly for Coherence CEO Sal Naro from 1999 to 2005 in addition to trading alongside Coherence Partner, Vincent Mistretta. Additionally, Michael worked with fellow Coherence colleagues, Kevin O’Brien, Edgar Benavides and Robert Del Grande.
Michael is a 1993 graduate of The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art where he earned a Bachelor’s of Engineering, Electrical Engineering.
Prior to Coherence Capital, Mr.Cannon spent 16 years at UBS Investment Bank, most recently as Managing Director and Co-Head of Investment Grade Credit Trading. Mr.Cannon has extensive experience in trading Distressed, High Yield, and Investment Grade Credit. At UBS, Mr.Cannon worked directly for Coherence CEO, Sal Naro, from 1999 to 2005 in addition to trading alongside Coherence partner, Vincent Mistretta. Additionally, Mr.Cannon worked with fellow Coherence colleagues, Edgar Benavides and Robert Del Grande. Mr.Cannon is a 1993 graduate of the Cooper Union for Advancement of Science and Art where he earned a Bachelor's of Engineering, Electrical Engineering. 

Prior to Coherence Capital Michael spent 16 years at UBS Investment Bank, most recently as Managing Director and Co-Head of Investment Grade Credit Trading. Michael has extensive experience in trading Distressed, High Yield, and Investment Grade Credit. At UBS Michael worked directly for Coherence CEO Sal Naro from 1999 to 2005 in addition to trading alongside Coherence Partner, Vincent Mistretta. Additionally, Michael worked with fellow Coherence colleagues, Kevin O’Brien, Edgar Benavides and Robert Del Grande.
Michael is a 1993 graduate of The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art where he earned a Bachelor’s of Engineering, Electrical Engineering.
Prior to Coherence Capital Michael spent 16 years at UBS Investment Bank, most recently as Managing Director and Co-Head of Investment Grade Credit Trading. Michael has extensive experience in trading Distressed, High Yield, and Investment Grade Credit. At UBS Michael worked directly for Coherence CEO Sal Naro from 1999 to 2005 in addition to trading alongside Coherence Partner, Vincent Mistretta. Additionally, Michael worked with fellow Coherence colleagues, Kevin O’Brien, Edgar Benavides and Robert Del Grande.
Michael is a 1993 graduate of The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art where he earned a Bachelor’s of Engineering, Electrical Engineering.