Cecilia joined Alcentra in August 2021 as a research analyst in the European Credit Team. She is responsible for covering the European Services sector. Prior to joining Alcentra, Cecilia was a senior credit analyst at Cairn Capital where she spent 5 years focussing on high-yield and loan issuers across various sectors in both Europe and US. Cecilia started her career at Morgan Stanley where she spent 3.5 years as a credit risk analyst conducting research and financial modelling on investment grade and high-yield companies in connection with LBOs and other event deals across a variety of sectors. Cecilia graduated from Corvinus University of Budapest (Finance and Accounting BA) and is also a CFA charterholder. She also passed the CFA Institute’s Certificate in ESG Investing.