Kodmani brings to the Permal Group experience from other key executive roles at notable companies. During his seven year stint with Threadneedle Asset Management Limited (Scudder Investments) he developed the firm’s global mutual fund business. For four years before that, he worked at Equitable Capital (now part of Alliance Bernstein). Kodmani was also a Director of Shd Umbrella Fund Plc. As a CFA Charterholder, Kodmani has a place on the Board of the CFA Society of the UK. He has an M.B.A. in Finance (Beta Gamma Sigma) from New York University Stern School of Business, a B.A. in Economics from Columbia University and a G.C. Certificate from the London School of Economics.