Peter Paganessi

Senior Analyst

Peter is a senior analyst at First Trust Capital Management L.P. (FTCM) and works under the merger arbitrage portfolio manager.

Prior to joining FTCM, Peter was an Event-Driven Specialist focused on risk arbitrage and other event strategies at JPMorgan. Prior to JPMorgan, Peter
served as an event-driven Portfolio Manager for Highbridge Capital Management. Peter also previously held senior research positions focused on risk
arbitrage at Hudson Bay Capital and Aristeia Capital.

Peter received a B.S. in Finance from Boston College and his MBA in Finance from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.