SUZANNE RODE is a Managing Director at Fifth Third Bank, within the TMT Group, where she focuses primarily on the Media Space. Suzanne covers medium to large cap media and technology companies nationally, and advises on their capital structures, underwrites financing packages to support their M&A activity and provides other solutions for their needs. Prior to Fifth Third Bank, Suzanne was a Director in Leveraged Capital Markets at UBS Investment Bank in New York and Stamford, CT. She was an Investment Banking Vice President at Macquarie Capital, and UBS Investment Bank in Los Angeles, where she was in the Financial Sponsors and Leveraged Finance Group. Suzanne is a graduate of the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, with a BS in Economics, and holds an MBA from UCLA Anderson, where she concentrated in Finance. Suzanne lives in Santa Monica with her husband Brian, young twins and their puppy Archie.