National Advisory Council

Morgan Edwards

Membership Information:

Member Since: 2006

Spouse:

Jennifer C. Edwards

Employment:

Job Title: Chief Financial Officer
Company: CommonBond
Location: New York, United States

Expertise:

  • investing
  • investment banking
  • fintech
  • startups

Biography:

Morgan Edwards is CFO for CommonBond, a leading marketplace lending platform that lowers the cost of student loans for borrowers and provides financial returns to investors. Previously he was a managing director in debt capital markets on behalf of Macquarie-related entities and third-party clients. Morgan lead Macquarie’s North American Leverage Finance origination effort across the telecom, media, entertainment, and resources sectors. Before joining Macquarie in July 2008, he was a managing director at Bear, Stearns & Co. in high-yield capital markets. Previous to Bear, Morgan worked at Morgan Stanley in various debt capacities. He is a former board member of the Loan Sales & Trading Association and received Euromoney Magazine’s 2001 Deal of the Year award. Morgan earned his bachelor’s degree in economics and his MBA with highest distinction from BYU. Morgan and Jennifer have five children.