- + Susan Givens
Chief Executive Officer
Ms. Givens has served as the Chief Executive Officer of New Senior Investment Group and as a member of our Board of Directors since October 2014. Ms. Givens previously served as the Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of New Residential Investment Corp. Ms. Givens has nearly 20 years of private equity and finance experience. Ms. Givens also serves as a Managing Director in Fortress’s Private Equity group, where she has been responsible for various financial services, real estate, infrastructure and leisure investments. In addition, Ms. Givens was also responsible for overseeing equity capital markets transactions in the Private Equity group. Prior to joining Fortress in 2006, she held various private equity and investment banking roles at Seaport Capital and Deutsche Bank. Ms. Givens received a BA in Political Science from Middlebury College and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
- + Bhairav Patel
Interim Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer, and Chief Accounting Officer
Bhairav Patel is the Interim Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and Chief Accounting Officer of New Senior. Mr. Patel also serves as a Managing Director in Fortress's Private Equity group. Mr. Patel joined Fortress in 2007 and has served in various capacities within the corporate accounting and finance divisions, including as head of Fortress's financial planning & analysis group. Prior to joining Fortress in 2007, Mr. Patel served as an accounting manager at GSC Group, a credit-based alternative investment manager. Mr. Patel received a Bachelor's degree and Master's degree in Commerce from the University of Mumbai, and is a Certified Public Accountant (inactive).