Robert joined Alcentra in December 2011 and is a Senior Analyst within the US credit team. Robert is responsible for the Technology, Aerospace & Defence and Transportation sectors.
Prior to joining Alcentra, Robert spent four years as a Senior Analyst with Nomura Corporate Research and Asset Management's Leveraged loan Group, responsible for investments in cable, telecommunications, and healthcare. Prior to joining Nomura, Robert invested in the technology, media and telecom sectors for Avenue Capital Management, the Bank of New York, and Citigroup Asset Management. He was previously a member of Bankers Trust's High Yield Finance Group, where he focused on sub-investment grade bond and loan underwriting, primarily for media and telecommunications companies.
Robert holds a B.S. (cum laude) in Computer Science from the University of California, Irvine and an M.B.A. (with Distinction) from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.