Jay Nayak is a Senior Vice President in Callan's Private Equity Research group. His role includes research coverage of private equity strategies and private credit on behalf of the firm's clients. This due diligence process includes a review of investment strategies, organizational structures, investment processes, track records and other firm-, investment vehicle- or asset class-specific considerations. Jay is also responsible for performing research on private market investments for internal and external distribution.Jay joined Callan in September 2008. Jay has also been a member of the investment banking team at Guggenheim Securities and functioned as an Analyst with International Partners. Jay received an MBA with a concentration in Banking and Finance from New York University and received an MS in Real Estate with a concentration in Finance and Investments from New York University. Jay received a BA in Economics from University of California, San Diego.