Partner & Chief Operating Officer
Drew Phillips is the Firm’s Chief Operating Officer and is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Firm. Prior to joining Atalaya, Drew co-founded Tiger Bay Advisors, a boutique asset management consultancy, focused on driving operational efficiency, agility and scale. Prior to Tiger Bay, he has served as the Manager of the Fund and Client Legal Group at Bridgewater Associates as well as the Assistant General Counsel & Director of New Products at The Rohatyn Group. He was also Vice President for the Americas at The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi and an Associate at the law firm Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft. Drew earned his BA degree in Economics from Columbia University, his JD from Georgetown University Law Center and is the President of the Board of Directors of the Children’s Cancer and Blood Foundation, the oldest charitable organization in the United States dedicated to the care of children suffering from blood diseases and cancers.