• Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • PER, Private Equity Recruitment
  • 25 Apr 18

Senior Fund and Co-Investor, Alternative Credit Focus, Leading Fund Investor, London, UK

Reference: 6258 /16F

We are looking for an experienced fund investor with a strong track record of manager selection in the credit space, to join a growing alternatives platform in a large and well respected investment firm

Our client is a large institutional investment firm which is looking for someone to head up its alternative credit portfolio. There is a growing amount of new capital to invest as well as a well-established portfolio to manage and re-design. This part of the group invests across all types of alternative credit fund strategies including: direct lending, mezzanine, special situations / distressed and more liquid, public vehicles. The majority of the investments will be made at the fund level, although there is also a small amount of co-investment allocation. This is a great opportunity for an established credit fund investor to take the next step in their career


  • Take the lead in managing the alternative credit portfolio
  • Involvement in portfolio construction tasks as well as manager, and occasional co-investment, due diligence processes
  • To report to the Head of Alternatives and the CIO of the group
  • Additionally, gain exposure to the other alternative asset portfolios


  • Prior primary fund investing experience, with a significant exposure to credit funds
  • Ideally, have had prior portfolio construction / management experience in the private markets space
  • A strong understanding of the current trends in the alternative credit market



Recruiters Reference: 6258 /16F

London, England, United Kingdom London England GB