Joe Chu

Joseph Chu is a Director in Assured Guaranty�s Infrastructure and Utilities Group focusing on investor-owned utilities and structured energy transactions.� Prior to working at Assured, Mr. Chu was a senior transactor at XL Capital Assurance (now d/b/a Syncora Guarantee) focusing on global energy project finance and utilities, having worked on transactions totaling over $3 billion in North America, the U.K. and Australia. Prior to Syncora, Mr. Chu worked at Barclays Capital in high yield and investment grade debt capital markets, syndicate, and credit after starting his investment banking career in J.P. Morgan�s public finance department.� Early in his career, Mr. Chu was an urban planner for the City of New York developing public-private partnerships.� Mr. Chu graduated from Columbia College receiving an A.B. in Urban Studies, and from Columbia Business School with honors receiving an MBA in Finance.�