Robin Challis, Portfolio Manager - Pemberton AM

Robin Challis

Portfolio Manager

Robin has over 20 years' experience in managing and valuing corporate credit.

Robin joined Pemberton as a Partner in 2016. He is a Portfolio Manager for the European Strategic Credit Opportunities strategy and is a member of the Credit Review Committee of Pemberton Capital Advisors LLP. His responsibilities include the selection, due diligence and structuring of investments for the European Strategic Credit Opportunities strategy as well as the ongoing monitoring of investments and managing the strategy to achieve its investment objectives.

He was formerly a Managing Director and Head of Credit Strategy for the Special Situations Group at RBS (SSG), trading stressed and leveraged debt and providing turn-around capital. Robin was responsible for overseeing all material investment decisions made by the team and was a founding member of SSG in 2009. Prior to that, he set up the bank's Principal Investment business in APAC in 2005.

Robin started his career at KPMG in London, working in their Restructuring and Insolvency divisions where he advised banks on their loan exposures to stressed companies. Whilst at KPMG, Robin worked in Iceland, the Netherlands, Poland, Italy, Switzerland, Norway, and the UK. He worked across several sectors including power, metals, autos, media, and retail.

Robin is a qualified accountant (ACA) and holds a BA in History from Bristol University.
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