3i Debt Management appoints David Fewtrell as portfolio manager

01 May 2012

3i Debt Management (“3iDM” or the “Company”) has today announced the appointment of David Fewtrell as a Portfolio Manager. It is anticipated that David will take up this position within 3 months.  His appointment builds on 3iDM’s commitment to providing active portfolio management through a team of experienced market professionals.

David brings extensive loan sales and trading experience in the international syndicated loan and leverage finance market.  David was most recently Managing Director, Head of EMEA Loan Sales, Global Markets at HSBC where he  was responsible for managing the bank’s institutional loan sales business, covering primary and secondary markets.

Jeremy Ghose, Managing Partner and 3iDM CEO commented: “We are delighted that David is joining us as a Portfolio Manager.  With over 15 years of loan trading experience, David is a seasoned professional.  He brings a wealth of experience to support the planned growth in our fund management franchise.”

David Fewtrell commented: “3i Debt Management has an excellent reputation built on a heritage of trusted relationships, strong experience and a proven track record.  I’m delighted to be joining a first class team capable of delivering consistent outperformance through its disciplined approach to asset selection and active portfolio management and trading.” 

3i Debt Management is one of Europe’s leading debt management businesses with over US$5.5bn in assets under management.  The majority of funds invest in corporate debt in private companies in Europe. 3i DM also has two Private Equity Fund of Funds.  

About 3i

3i is one of the world’s leading international investors.  Our rich mix of international relationships, extensive experience, on-the-ground knowledge and capital enables us to identify market-leading businesses and contribute to their success.  Working in partnership, we support these companies in achieving their goals.  Through combining these attributes, we create value for all our stakeholders.

For further information please contact:

Kathryn van der Kroft
email. kathryn.vanderkroft@3i.com
tel.  +44 207 975 3021