Bella Borg-Brenner specializes in risk assessment, portfolio management and security evaluation, having over 25 years of experience in structured finance and related fixed-income products. Concurrent with her consulting role at PF2, Bella is the director of risk management and a product specialist at New York-based hedge fund Altum Capital, which focuses on making opportunistic investments in distressed structured credit securities. Previously, Bella held roles as Managing Director at Gottex Fund Management and Stillwater Capital. Bella has consulted on a variety of assignments, and has provided opinions on issues of hedge fund due diligence, securities lending, and pricing and suitability concerns in the U.S. and European asset-backed securities arena (including RMBS, CLOs, CDOs, CMBS, SIVs and ABCP). Bella studied as a Ph.D. candidate in mathematics at New York University (NYU) and earned her MBA, magna cum laude, from NYU.