Mr. Malik is General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer of Eagle Point. Mr. Malik is primarily responsible for oversight of Eagle Point’s legal and compliance affairs and manages the compliance program of the Registered Investment Adviser. Prior to joining Eagle Point in June 2015, Mr. Malik was an attorney with Dechert LLP’s Financial Services Group and focused his practice on investment advisers, private funds (including hedge funds and private equity funds), open and closed-end registered investment companies, and non-US fund distribution matters. Prior to Dechert, Mr. Malik was General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer of an Asia-focused alternative investment manager that managed a variety of investment strategies, including equities, real estate and managed futures, and that had operations that spanned across the United States, India and Singapore. During his 4 year tenure, Mr. Malik was responsible for managing the legal aspects of the firm as well as the firm’s SEC-compliance program.
Mr. Malik obtained his J.D. (cum laude) from Georgetown University Law Center and graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School with a B.S. in finance, marketing and operations and information management.