James Hentges, CFA®
Senior Portfolio Manager

Mr. Hentges is a Senior Portfolio Manager at Angel Oak Capital Advisors and serves as a Portfolio Manager of the Angel Oak High Yield Opportunities Fund.

Prior to Angel Oak Capital, Mr. Hentges was a member of the Rainier Investment Management’s fixed-income management team and served as a portfolio manager and analyst. Previously, he worked with AIG Investments as a portfolio manager and then assumed the Managing Director’s position for their collateralized debt obligations portfolios backed by investment grade corporate credits. Prior to that, Mr. Hentges served as a senior analyst for high-yield securities in oil service, homebuilding and supermarket industries at GE Financial Assurance, which is where he began his investment career in 1990.

Mr. Hentges received a B.B.A. in Business Administration, with a concentration in Finance from the University of Texas, Arlington. He also holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA®) designation.