Collis is a Principal on AEA’s Investor Relations & Fundraising team. In his role, Collis is involved in all aspects of investor fundraising, communications and relations across the firm’s Private Credit strategies.
Prior to joining AEA, Collis was a Managing Director at Briarcliffe Credit Partners, a placement agent focused exclusively on private credit. Previously, he held a similar role at FIRSTavenue Partners. Before his placement agent experience, Collis was a Principal and Product Specialist on Carlyle’s Global Credit platform and an Executive Director in the Capital Introductions Group at JP Morgan. He started his career as an Analyst at Algonquin Advisors.
Collis is a graduate of Colgate University where he earned a B.A. in economics and French.