Florence Hosanna is a Director responsible for the underwriting, execution and management of investments within ORIX Leveraged Finance.
Prior to joining ORIX USA, Ms. Hosanna served as Director of Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) at Pizza Hut, reporting directly to the Chief Financial Officer. While there, she led the development of Pizza Hut’s in-house data-driven analytics capabilities and transformed the FP&A team by implementing financial accountability across the organization and providing data-driven insight.
Before her time at Pizza Hut, Ms. Hosanna spent five years at Goldman Sachs & Co in the Specialty Lending Group, a proprietary investing group focused on debt and structured equity financing. As Vice President, Ms. Hosanna was responsible for structuring investments, conducting due diligence, managing legal documentation and leading restructurings. Prior to Goldman Sachs, she worked as an analyst at Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein in the M&A Group.
Ms. Hosanna graduated summa cum laude and valedictorian from Southern Methodist University with a Bachelor of Business Administration. Additionally, she graduated with the highest honor from Dallas Theological Seminary with a master’s degree in Biblical Studies.