Colleen Longobardi is a Managing Director with GSO Capital Partners. Since joining Blackstone, Ms. Longobardi has been involved with ongoing analysis and evaluation of primary and secondary fixed income investments across the cable, telecommunications and media industries. Prior to joining GSO Capital in 2005, Ms. Longobardi was with the Royal Bank of Canada, where she was a Vice President in the Debt Investments group. Previously, she worked at American Capital Access Corp., where she was Vice President in its Asset Management Group. Ms. Longobardi began her career in GE Capital's Financial Management Program. Upon graduation, she held various Analyst positions in the Retail Finance, Commercial Lending and Corporate Finance divisions as well as an Associate position in the Asset Securitization Group, where she was actively involved in the structuring, execution and management of related transactions. Ms. Longobardi received an MBA in Finance from New York University's Stern School of Business and a BS in Finance from Siena College, where she graduated magna cum laude.