Colla Leaves Oaktree for CPP

David Colla has left Oaktree Capital Management.

Colla left the Los Angeles PE firm recently to join the Canada Pension Plan, a source says. Colla, who is Canadian, “went back home,” the person says.

Colla was a senior vice president in Oaktree’s mezzanine funds unit. He has also worked at JP Morgan and BMO Capital Markets.

Officials for CPP couldn’t be reached for comment.