Craig W. Packer

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Craig W. Packer

Craig Packer is a Co-Founder of Owl Rock Capital Partners LP and also serves as Co-Chief Investment Officer of Owl Rock Capital Advisors LLC, Owl Rock Technology Advisors LLC, Owl Rock Diversified Advisors LLC and Owl Rock Private Fund Advisors LLC and President, Chief Executive Officer and member of the Investment Committee of each of the Company, Owl Rock Capital Corporation II, Owl Rock Capital Corporation III, Owl Rock Technology Finance Corp. and Owl Rock Core Income Corp. In addition, Mr. Packer has served on the boards of directors of the Company and Owl Rock Capital Corporation II since March 2016 and November 2016, respectively, on the board of directors of Owl Rock Technology Finance Corp. since August 2018, and on the boards of directors of Owl Rock Capital Corporation III and Owl Rock Core Income Corp. since February 2020 and September 2020, respectively.


Mr. Packer is also a Co-Founder and a Senior Managing Director of Blue Owl, a member of the firm’s Executive Committee and a member of the firm’s board of directors.


Prior to co-founding Owl Rock, Mr. Packer was Co-Head of Leveraged Finance in the Americas at Goldman, Sachs & Co., where he served on the Firmwide Capital Committee, Investment Banking Division (IBD) Operating Committee, IBD Client and Business Standards Committee and the IBD Risk Committee. Mr. Packer joined Goldman, Sachs & Co. as a Managing Director and Head of High Yield Capital Markets in 2006 and was named partner in 2008. Prior to joining Goldman Sachs, Mr. Packer was the Global Head of High Yield Capital Markets at Credit Suisse First Boston, and before that he worked at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette.


Mr. Packer serves as Treasurer and member of the Board of Trustees of Greenwich Academy, and Co-Chair of the Honorary Board of Kids in Crisis, a nonprofit organization that serves children in Connecticut, and on the Advisory Board for the McIntire School of Commerce, University of Virginia. Mr. Packer earned a BS from the University of Virginia and an MBA from Harvard Business School.