Mr. Schaaff is a Managing Director and General Counsel of Aetos. Prior to joining Aetos in 2001, Mr. Schaaff was a Managing Director of Morgan Stanley and the President and a Director of the Morgan Stanley Institutional Open and Closed-End Funds. Prior to 2000, Mr. Schaaff was a Managing Director and General Counsel for Morgan Stanley Investment Management. Mr. Schaaff joined Morgan Stanley in 1989. Prior to 1989, Mr. Schaaff practiced securities law for Sullivan & Cromwell in New York.
Mr. Schaaff received a Bachelor of Arts from Brown University and a Juris Doctor from the University of California at Los Angeles, where he was a member of the Order of the Coif and a John M. Olin Law and Economics Scholar.