Partner, Chief Operations Officer, and Chief Compliance Officer
Catherine Goel is a Partner and Chief Compliance Officer at Relative Value Partners. Her primary role includes overseeing operations of the firm and compliance with U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission requirements. As the first hire of founding members Bob Huffman and Maury Fertig in 2005, Catherine has spent the majority of her career at RVP. During her tenure she has worked in many different capacities at the firm including research, trading and operations. She moved into the role of Chief Compliance Officer in 2008 and became a partner in 2015. Prior to joining RVP, Catherine served as an Analyst in interest rate derivative sales for Credit Suisse First Boston. Catherine earned her Bachelor of Science in Operations Research and Industrial Engineering from Cornell University. She is currently a member of the parent board for A Joyful Noise Preschool.