The firm is led by three highly experienced individuals, with a combined 80 years of experience in credit investing:
Chief Investment Officer
Greg Lomas was previously Head of Corporate and Leveraged Finance, London for Mediobanca S.p.A. He built this business from scratch, together with Alastair Brown over nearly five years. Lomas previously spent nine years as Head of European Loan Syndicate at CIBC World Markets, where he worked with Alastair Brown and José Benedicto. He played an instrumental role in the development of the warrantless mezzanine market in Europe. Prior to that he worked at UBS Warburg and Kleinwort Benson.
Chief Executive Officer
Alastair Brown was previously Managing Director, Corporate and Leveraged Finance for Mediobanca S.p.A., a business which he built from scratch together with Greg Lomas. Brown previously worked in the financial sponsor leveraged finance origination teams at Barclays Capital (where he worked with José Benedicto), Merrill Lynch International and CIBC World Markets (where he worked with Greg Lomas). He also worked at Citibank.
José Benedicto most recently worked in private equity at Investindustrial, originating and executing private equity investments in the SME segment across the UK and continental Europe. Prior to that he worked in the financial sponsor leveraged finance origination teams at Barclays Capital (where he worked with Alastair Brown) and CIBC World Markets (where he worked with Greg Lomas). Prior to this he worked at Merrill Lynch International.
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Business Development Director
Benjamin Ellis was previously Business Development Manager at boutique alternatives placement agent AZR Capital where he covered and raised capital from UK and European investors. Prior to that, he worked for Amundi Asset Management focusing on UK public sector pension funds. There, he worked very closely with the Allocation and Solutions team in facilitating the design, development and distribution of bespoke investment solutions to the UK Local Government Pension Schemes (LGPS) market.