Chief Executive Officer
Dr. Hohns serves as CEO and is a founding member of Newmarket. He has served on the IIFC strategy investment committee since inception and also serves as Lead Portfolio Manager for IIFC III. Since the establishment of IIFC, Dr. Hohns has overseen transaction structuring and negotiation for approximately $20 billion of notional risk transfer. He is a regular speaker at various industry conferences, with special expertise in topics related to infrastructure, securitization, socially responsible investment, impact investment, and development finance. Prior to joining Mariner, Dr. Hohns was a Managing Director at Cohen & Company, during which time Institutional Investor named Dr. Hohns as a member of its 2008 “20 Rising Stars of Fixed Income.” Dr. Hohns holds a BS in Economics from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, a Masters in Liberal Arts from the School of Arts and Sciences at the University of Pennsylvania, and a PhD in Applied Economics and Managerial Sciences from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Hohns serves as Commissioner on the US Semiquincentennial Commission and as a member of the Board of Directors of UNICEF USA.