Barry Joseph Cohen is a businessperson who has been at the helm of 5 different companies. Presently, he holds the position of Chairman of Apollo Senior Floating Rate Fund, Inc., Chairman for Apollo Tactical Income Fund, Inc., President at Elysium Management LLC and President of Apollo Global Securities LLC. Mr. Cohen is also on the board of Mount Sinai Childrenís Center Foundation, The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research and Phaidon Press Ltd.
In the past he occupied the position of Manager at Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP, Partner at Bedford Partners, President of North Creek Partners LLC, Risk Arbitrageur at First Boston Corp., Senior Managing Director at Bear Stearns Asset Management, Inc., Senior Managing Director at Bear Stearns Securities Corp., Senior Managing Director at JPMorgan Investment Management, Inc. and Managing Director at Apollo Management LP.
He received a graduate degree from Harvard Law School, an MBA from Harvard Business School and an undergraduate degree from Harvard College.