Preston Patton

Executive Director


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Preston is an Executive Director on the Investor Relations team at Ovation.  He joined the firm in August of 2019. Prior to joining Ovation, Preston was a Regional Director at FS Investments with a primary focus on RIAs, family offices, and bank/trust channels. FS manages $24 billion in the alternative investment space, which is comprised of middle market direct lending, commercial real estate lending, multi-sector credit, and absolute return focused strategies managed by institutional investment managers such as KKR, Goldentree, Rialto, and Wilshire. From 2012 to 2014 he was a Director of Institutional Business Development at Causeway Capital, a Los Angeles-based firm with more than $54 billion under management, with a primary focus on international and emerging market equities. Prior to joining Causeway, Preston was a Regional Director at Pacer Financial which distributed a diversified line of ETF strategies.  He started his career in distributions at Lord, Abbett & Co. in Jersey City, NJ in 2006. Preston holds a Bachelor of Science in Finance from Louisiana State University. He also holds a Series 7 and Series 66 license.

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