Erik Mayo is the Managing Partner of Terra Incognita Capital a specialty credit fund focused on lending to specialty finance platforms with a focus on factoring and trade finance platforms. Prior to Terra Incognita Erik was a Founding Partner and Co-Portfolio Manager of Fintan Partners. While at Fintan Partners Erik made investments in Asia, Latin America, Eastern Europe in strategies including distressed debt, structured credit, growth capital financing, receivables factoring, and private equity. Before founding Fintan Partners, Erik worked as an Investment Associate of Absolute Return at Stanford Management Company. Prior to joining Stanford, Erik worked as an analyst with Lazard Asset Management and also at Bankers Trust in risk management and trading systems. Erik earned a B.S. in Economics from Wharton.