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Credit management

Europe

  • James Brailey

    James Brailey

    London

    James Brailey

    James Brailey

    London

    Associate Director, Investcorp Credit Management EU   

    James joined the Credit Management Group in December 2014 and is primarily responsible for investments in the Consumer Goods sector. James joined from Lloyds Banking Group where he worked in the Acquisition Finance team for 4 years and prior to this, James worked in the leveraged debt investment team at Babson Capital Europe. James started his career at Deloitte working within both Audit and Transaction Services, where he qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 2005. James graduated from Durham University with an MA in Management.

  • Camilla Campion-Awwad

    Camilla Campion-Awwad

    London

    Camilla Campion-Awwad

    Camilla Campion-Awwad

    London

    Camilla joined ICM EU, previously 3i Debt Management, in May 2016 from TDR Capital, a private equity firm, where she worked as an Investor Relations Associate. Previous to this, Camilla worked in the Investment Management Division of Hoare’s Bank, since acquired by Cazenove Capital Management.  She began her career as a Graduate Analyst at Citigroup.

    Camilla was awarded a First Class MA Hons degree in History from the University of Edinburgh with a prize for academic achievement having graduated top of the year. She has passed the Investment Management Certificate Level IV and is an active member of both Level 20 and 100 Women in Finance.

  • Kieran Carmody

    Kieran Carmody

    London

    Kieran Carmody

    Kieran Carmody

    London

    Director, Investcorp Credit Management EU   

    Kieran is a Director for ICM EU with responsibility for all fund reporting and operations of the business. This covers systems, liquidity, portfolio and hypothetical trade evaluation, data integrity and reporting of the ICM series of funds. Kieran joined ICM EU in February 2017, following the acquisition of 3i Debt Management, where he worked for six years. Prior to joining 3i Debt Management, Kieran worked at Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) for six years, holding various roles in the Mezzanine, CDO and secondary debt markets team. Kieran holds a Honours degree in Business studies and Economics and is approved to perform the FCA controlled function 30.

  • Matthew Coleman

    Matthew Coleman

    London

    Matthew Coleman

    Matthew Coleman

    London

    Associate, Investcorp Credit Management EU   

    Matthew joined the Credit Management Group in August 2016, prior to this he worked as an investment analyst at Aberdeen Asset Management covering European high yield bonds and leverage loans. Matthew graduated with a First Class Honours degree in International Relations and Modern History from University of St. Andrews in 2013. Matthew has passed all 3 levels of the CFA qualification.

  • Mikael de Pedro Nejjai

    Mikael de Pedro Nejjai

    London

    Mikael de Pedro Nejjai

    Mikael de Pedro Nejjai

    London

    Portfolio Management Support, Investcorp Credit Management EU   

    Mikael joined ICM EU, previously 3i Debt Management, in December 2015, where he supports the Portfolio Management and Credit Management teams. Prior to ICM, Mikael worked in BBVA S.A’s Loan Trading desk within the Loan Syndicate, Sales and Trading division in London. Mikael holds a BSc in International Business, Finance, and Economics from the University of Manchester.

  • Max Elliott-Taylor

    Max Elliott-Taylor

    London

    Max Elliott-Taylor

    Max Elliott-Taylor

    London

    Associate, Investcorp Credit Management EU  

    Max joined the Credit Management Group in June 2014, prior to this he worked as an analyst at L&G Capital, a business unit of Legal & General. Max graduated with a First Class Honours degree in Economics from the University of Leeds in 2012.

  • David Fewtrell

    David Fewtrell

    London

    David Fewtrell

    David Fewtrell

    London

    Director, Portfolio Manager/Trader, Investcorp Credit Management EU  

    David is a Director and Portfolio Manager for ICM EU having originally joined 3i Debt Management, the predecessor to ICM EU in July 2012.  Prior to that, he was a Managing Director at HSBC where he headed the bank’s institutional loan sales business in Europe.

    David joined HSBC Investment Bank in 1988 to establish and run the bank’s secondary loan trading business before heading leverage and secondary sales within the HSBC’s Leveraged and Acquisition Finance group.  David started his career at NatWest moving to NatWest International and then NatWest Markets undertaking a variety of loan syndication and trading, credit and corporate banking roles.

    David has over 20 years sales and trading experience in the international syndicated loan and leverage finance market and is one of the pioneers of the secondary loan market in Europe. He sat on the board of Directors of the Loan Market Association for over 10 years and was Vice-Chairman between 2006 and 2009. David holds a Banking Diploma from the Institute of Financial Services and is approved to perform the FCA controlled function 30.

  • Masaaki Fudeuchi

    Masaaki Fudeuchi

    London

    Masaaki Fudeuchi

    Masaaki Fudeuchi

    London

    Senior Director, Investcorp Credit Management EU   

    Masaaki is a Senior Director for ICM EU with responsibility for the Private Equity Fund of Funds business and fundraising in Japan. He joined 3i Debt Management, the predecessor to ICM EU in 2011 following the acquisition of Mizuho Investment Management (MIM) from Mizuho Corporate Bank.

    Prior to joining 3i, Masaaki began his career at Mizuho Corporate Bank (formerly The Fuji Bank) in 1990.Having built up several years of corporate finance experience in Japan, he joined The Fuji Bank's Syndication Group in London in 1998 and subsequently moved to Mizuho Corporate Bank's Leveraged Finance Group in 2003 where he was responsible for Mizuho's private equity investments. Masaaki holds a B.A. in Politics from Keio University in Japan. Masaaki is approved to perform the FCA controlled function 30.

  • Richard Keast

    Richard Keast

    London

    Richard Keast

    Richard Keast

    London

    Associate Director, Investcorp Credit Management EU   

    Richard joined the Credit Management Group in November 2012 and is responsible for analysing new debt investment opportunities primarily in the Technology, Media and Telecom (TMT) sector. Richard joined from Lloyds Banking Group where he worked as a Leverage Analyst in the Acquisition Finance team for 2 years. Prior to this he spent 5 years at Allied Irish Bank having completed their graduate programme and held positions in Credit and later as a Relationship Manager. Richard graduated from Surrey University achieving a 2.1 in Business Management with Risk and Finance.

  • Sanjay Kohli

    Sanjay Kohli

    London

    Sanjay Kohli

    Sanjay Kohli

    London

    Director, Investcorp Credit Management EU   

    Sanjay is a Director for ICM EU with responsibility for Fundraising, Investor Coverage, and Business Development. He joined 3i Debt Management, the predecessor to ICM EU in 2011 following the acquisition of Mizuho Investment Management (MIM) from Mizuho Corporate Bank.

    At MIM Sanjay was responsible for investors and new business opportunities, mainly in India, Middle East and South East Asia. Prior to this at Mizuho Corporate Bank, he was Head of India, Middle East & Africa for the International Acquisition Finance Department and also Head of Central and East Europe and Russia for Mizuho Corporate Bank International Finance.

    Before joining Mizuho, Sanjay worked for Credit Lyonnais (now Calyon) and was responsible for origination of corporate finance for non-bank financial institutions and for Bank of Tokyo Mitsubishi (Mitsubishi UJF) as a credit officer. Sanjay has worked for over 20 years in international banking, most of it spent in emerging markets. He is a former scholar of Harrow School and holds a BA (Honours) degree in Business Economics from the University of Reading. Sanjay is approved to perform the FCA controlled function 30.

  • Barry Lane

    Barry Lane

    London

    Barry Lane

    Barry Lane

    London

    Director, Investcorp Credit Management EU   

    Barry is a Director with responsibility for European CLO issuance and working on strategic growth projects of the business. During his time with 3i Debt Management, the predecessor to ICM EU, Barry was involved in a number of strategic transactions, including the establishment of 3i Debt Management in 2011 through the acquisition of Mizuho Investment Management and the transaction to establish 3i Debt Management US.

    He has worked on the issuance of each of ICM’s nine European 2.0 CLOs and led the fund structuring of ICM’s European Middle Market Fund. He is a committee member of the BVCA Alternative Lending Group. Barry studied Economics at Trinity College, Dublin.

  • Jakob Mattsson

    Jakob Mattsson

    London

    Jakob Mattsson

    Jakob Mattsson

    London

    Associate, Investor Relations, Investcorp Credit Management EU   

    Jakob joined the Investor Relations team in September 2014, prior to this he worked as an Associate in the Institutional Investor Group at Northern Trust. Jakob started his career at Santander Bank after joining the Graduate Corporate Banking Scheme. 

    Jakob graduated in Management from Royal Holloway, University of London in 2009 and completed a Masters in Global Management from Antwerp University.

  • Mark Newman

    Mark Newman

    London

    Mark Newman

    Mark Newman

    London

    Senior Counsel to Investcorp Credit Management EU   

    Mark is Senior Counsel to ICM EU, responsible for the provision of internal and external legal advice and resource. Mark joined ICM EU in 2017 as part of the debt management team acquired from 3i.  Prior to joining Investcorp Mark worked with 3i from 1995 to 2017 and has a gained wide experience of 3i’s business with particular focus on its funding, fund raisings (both private LP funds and publicly listed funds) and the acquisitions undertaken by 3i for its own business development.  Mark’s background is in banking law and the credit markets. Prior to joining 3i Mark spent nearly 11 years with Allen & Overy where he trained, qualified and worked in their Banking and Capital Markets teams typically advising banks on general corporate loans, project financings, large scale corporate restructurings and other debt capital markets events. Mark served an 18 month secondment to the NatWest loans syndication desk and holds an LLB (Hons) degree from Reading University.

  • Thomas Page

    Thomas Page

    London

    Thomas Page

    Thomas Page

    London

    Director, Investcorp Credit Management EU   

    Tom is a Director for ICM with responsibility for strategic growth projects. He joined the team in 2006 and prior to his current role was a credit analyst in the investment team with a focus on mezzanine assets. Tom has been involved with a number of strategic transactions for the business, including the acquisition of the Invesco CLO management contracts in Europe, establishing 3i DM US and launching the ICM Global Floating Rate Income Fund. Prior to joining Investcorp Credit Management, Tom worked in the Debt Principal Finance Group at Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein. Tom holds an MA from Magdalene College, Cambridge.

  • Neil Rickard

    Neil Rickard

    London

    Neil Rickard

    Neil Rickard

    London

    Director, Head of Credit Research and Portfolio Manager, Investcorp Credit Management EU   

    Neil is a Director for ICM EU. Neil heads up the dedicated credit research function at ICM EU and is also the portfolio manager for the ICM Middle Market Fund. Neil joined 3i Debt Management, the predecessor to ICM EU in 2011 following the acquisition of Mizuho Investment Management (MIM) from Mizuho Corporate Bank. At Mizuho Neil was responsible for all of the credit processes within the Company. Prior to joining Mizuho in 2005, Neil held various credit analyst roles within Leveraged Finance at Ahli United, GE Capital and Wachovia.

    Neil has 19 years’ experience within the leveraged finance market and is a qualified accountant. Neil also holds a 2.1 BSc (hons) in Management and Chemical Sciences and an MSc (hons) in International Business, both of which were obtained from UMIST.

  • David Stanbrook

    David Stanbrook

    London

    David Stanbrook

    David Stanbrook

    London

    Director, Investcorp Credit Management EU   

    David joined the Credit Management Group in June 2011 and is a member of the European Investment Committee. He is also responsible for investments in the Construction sector. Prior to this, David spent over 4 years at Resource Europe, a top performing CLO manager, where he was a key-man and director. David previously spent 11 years at The Sumitomo Trust & Banking Co., Ltd, latterly as the Head of the Leveraged Loan Investment Department overseeing a £400m portfolio consisting primarily of LBO, acquisition finance and structured finance transactions. David also worked for Standard Chartered Bank for 13 years, latterly as a credit analyst in the Credit Risk Management Department. He qualified as an Associate of Chartered Institute of Bankers in 1991.

  • Andrew Strong

    Andrew Strong

    London

    Andrew Strong

    Andrew Strong

    London

    Portfolio Manager, Investcorp Credit Management EU   

    Andrew is a Portfolio Manager at ICM EU, with 11 years at the company having originally joined Mizuho’s CLO platform in 2006.  Andrew was involved in the transaction to acquire the Invesco Management Contracts in 2012 and subsequently took Portfolio Manager responsibility for these funds. Prior to transitioning to the Portfolio Manager role, Andrew was a credit analyst with specific focus on the consumer sector.  

    Andrew began his career within the Credit Risk and Portfolio Management department at Mizuho Corporate Bank in 2005 before moving to Mizuho’s CLO team. Andrew graduated from Brunel University with a first class honours degree in Economics and Business Finance.

  • Melissa Tessier

    Melissa Tessier

    London

    Melissa Tessier

    Melissa Tessier

    London

    Director, Investcorp Credit Management EU   

    Melissa is a Director for ICM EU with responsibility for fundraising in the Continental Europe regions. She joined 3i Debt Management, the predecessor to ICM EU in 2012 from Cantor Fitzgerald, where she focused on origination and distribution of European and US Collateralised Loan Obligations (CLOs) and other leveraged credit products. Prior to that Melissa held a number of credit roles on both the sell-side and the buy-side: from 2006-2009 at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, where she was responsible for primary market CLO syndication, and at AXA Investment managers from 2001-2006, where she focused first on high yield fund management, then on the structuring and marketing of AXA IM-managed funds.

    Melissa has over 17 years’ experience in credit markets. She holds double BA degrees in Economics and Political Science from the University of California at Davis and attended the Institut d’Etudes Politiques in France. Melissa is approved to perform the FCA controlled function 30.