Mr. Fritz is a Director at Highland Capital Management Fund Advisors and a Co-Portfolio Manager of the Highland Merger Arbitrage Fund. He has 10 years of investment experience including 7 years focused on alternative equity strategies. Prior to joining Highland in 2013, Mr. Fritz worked as an investment banking analyst for Citigroup. While at Citigroup, Mr. Fritz advised on and executed merger and acquisition transactions in the industrials sector including cross-border deals and hostile transactions. His transaction experience also includes bank and high-yield financing as well as corporate restructuring. Mr. Fritz graduated magna cum laude from the University of Notre Dame where he received a BBA in Finance and Mathematics. Mr. Fritz was also captain of a team that won a state championship in the Connecticut State Association of Mathematics Leagues.