• Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • PER, Private Equity Recruitment
  • 19 Feb 18

Investment Professional, Asset Backed Lending, Global Asset Manager, London, UK

Reference: 6175 /17S

Exciting opportunity to join a large global asset manager and drive their asset backed lending investment platform in London

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



Recruiters Reference: 6175 /17S