Albert Marino - Head of Strategic Development

Albert Marino

Head Of Strategic Development

Albert Marino joined SONA as Head of Strategic Development in 2021. He has over 30 years of experience in the finance and investment sectors.

The first 10 years of Mr. Marino’s career were spent in project finance at WestLB, Newcourt Capital/CIT and Prudential Insurance Company America. Between 2002-2005, he worked as a credit research analyst at Citigroup, whereafter he cofounded Claren Road Asset Management, taking on the head of research role. In 2009, he was appointed as the firm’s Chief Operating Officer, leading a global team of 40 people across functions like trade operations, treasury management, accounting, technology, legal and compliance. Mr. Marino was responsible for the firm’s counterparty relationships, as well as the operational due diligence processes performed by fund investors.

Mr. Marino has a B.S. from Cornell University and an MBA from the University of Chicago.