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Investment Professional, Asset Backed Lending, Global Asset Manager, London, UK
PER, Private Equity Recruitment
February 2, 2018
London, United Kingdom
The client is a multi-billion pound international alternative credit asset manager with various offices and coverage across Europe, the US and Asia. Investing out of their large newly launched direct lending fund, they need an additional Investment Professional to help develop the asset backed lending initiative as well as work across their product teams. This role is based in London.
Work closely with the Managing Director on the asset backed lending initiative – origination, structuring and monitoring of ABL transactions
Support the analysis of investment proposals for asset backed lending through own research / financial modelling of asset based transactions, and participating in discussions with the investment committee on findings
Assisting in structuring hybrid financings incorporating cash flow and asset based lending elements
Generally support the overall initiative of the asset backed lending investment strategy with some flexibility to work across other products at the firm
Proficient in financial modelling, knowledge of financial credit products and alternative investing
Previous exposure to asset backed lending or willingness to learn the product. Understanding of collateral (inventory, machinery, equipment, real estate, accounts receivable, intellectual property)
Aslo, previous exposure to asset backed lending underwriting, structuring and execution
Experience of restructuring / turnarounds / distressed debt is a plus
Excellent verbal and written skills, reflective, insightful and confident communicator who will be able to present and liaise at board level