Investment banking and corporate finance

Investment Manager, UK Private Debt Fund

We are working with a very successful, entrepreneurial private debt fund. They are part of a bigger private equity group with one of the best names in the UK market. The fund focused on making loans to UK companies in the small to mid cap space, as well as taking equity positions at the same time. The fund offers a flexible investment strategy and has excellent relationships within the market. They are now looking to add an Investment Manager to their team, who will work on the origination and execution of private debt mandates for the firm. Day to day, this will involve meeting with the senior management of companies; advising and negotiating deals; credit analysis, financial modelling and deal structuring; portfolio management. The investments are normally secured against assets. They are interested in people who will have a background as follows: investment professionals from other private debt funds : - leveraged finance bankers - debt advisors - lenders - experience of asset based lending