Mr. Khayat is a Partner at Durational Capital Management. Prior to co-founding DCM, he was a Vice President at The Carlyle Group (Emerging Sovereign Group), a long / short equity Tiger seed hedge fund. Previous to The Carlyle Group, he was a private equity investor at Apax Partners focused on evaluating investments in the consumer sector. Prior to Apax, he worked at Miller Buckfire, where he specialized in complex restructuring transactions. He currently serves on the board of Bojangles’, Inc. and Casper Sleep, Inc. Mr. Khayat graduated Magna Cum Laude from Georgetown University with a B.A. in Economics.