Susan Burkhardt is a Managing Director with GSO Capital Partners.
Since joining GSO in 2013, Ms. Burkhardt has been involved in new business initiatives, fund structuring and related issues, as well as a variety of compliance matters.
Immediately prior to joining GSO Capital, Ms. Burkhardt worked at The D. E. Shaw Group. Before that, she worked at Debevoise & Plimpton LLP in New York and London, where she focused on the formation of alternative investment funds. She also served as a law clerk to the Honorable J. Clifford Wallace, Chief Judge Emeritus of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.
Ms. Burkhardt received a BS in Biological Sciences, summa cum laude, from The University of Notre Dame, and a JD from The University of Virginia School of Law, where she was a member of the Editorial Board of the Law Review, elected to the Order of the Coif and awarded the Z Society Shannon Award for Outstanding Contributions to Academic Excellence.