Robert Flowers is responsible for the Firm’s investing in financial assets including aviation and specialty finance transactions. Prior to joining Atalaya, Rob was a co-founder and Partner of TTM Capital, LLC, an investment firm focused on acquiring and lending against portfolios of financial and other assets. Prior to TTM, he was a Managing Director and co-head of the Assets Group at Highbridge/Zwirn Capital Management. Previously, Rob was an Executive Vice President at PPM America, Inc. where he founded and led the Structured Finance and CDO Management Group. He began his career in credit and leverage finance investing at Alliance Capital Management and Connecticut National Bank. Rob earned a BA in Business Economics at University of California at Santa Barbara and an MBA in Finance at Columbia University.