Jeremy is CEO & Managing Partner of 3i Debt Management which manages circa US$11.5 billion of assets. Jeremy is a member of 3i’s Executive Committee and chairs the Debt Management Investment Committee. Jeremy joined the Company in 2011 following the acquisition of Mizuho Investment Management (MIM) from Mizuho Corporate Bank. Prior to joining 3i Jeremy was with Mizuho Corporate Bank (formerly The Fuji Bank) since 1988.
Jeremy was the founder of Mizuho’s Leveraged Finance business in 1988 and the founder of the third-party independent fund management business in 2005. He had overall responsibility for the LBO/MBO franchise, leveraged syndications, mezzanine finance and equity fund business in Europe, U.S. and Asia (excluding Japan). Under his supervision, the bank was involved in financing over 500 buy-out transactions, of which it lead-managed or joint-managed over 200 transactions and has underwritten in excess of US$126 billion of debt with portfolio responsibility in excess of US$20 billion.
A veteran of the LBO and M&A markets, Jeremy has over 29 years of relevant experience globally. He was an Executive Officer of Mizuho Corporate Bank, being the first non Japanese to achieve this status in the bank’s history. He holds a B.A. (Honours) degree in Business Administration and is an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Bankers. Jeremy is approved to perform the FCA management controlled functions 3 & 30.