Michael is a Portfolio Manager and Director of 3i Debt Management responsible for investing across the capital structure, primarily in European leveraged loans, high yield bonds and structured credit.
Michael has been active in the European credit markets for over 14 years, most recently at Alpstar Capital, a credit business he helped to build from a €25m start-up to a multi-billion asset manager. Michael was a partner of the firm, member of the investment committee and head of Alpstar's loan business where he was responsible for portfolio management, credit research, monitoring and trading. During his time at Alpstar, Michael managed a variety of fund structures including hedge funds, CLOs and long only vehicles investing across the full credit spectrum from performing leveraged loans to distressed debt.
Prior to Alpstar, Michael spent 5 years in leveraged finance and restructuring at CIBC World Markets in London.
Michael has a BSc in Economics from University College London.