Eric Johnson

Managing Director

Mr. Johnson is a managing director in Oaktree’s Sourcing & Origination (S&O) group, focusing on private credit sourcing and deal origination in North America. Before joining Oaktree in 2018, Mr. Johnson spent ten years as a director and senior technology investment professional at Silver Lake Partners. Prior thereto, he was a managing director at Deutsche Bank after serving as a vice president in Goldman Sachs’s distressed and high yield group. Mr. Johnson began his career at Lehman Brothers as an associate in the Natural Resources Group. He received an M.B.A. from University of Southern California and a B.A. in economics from Denison University.