The APAC Credit group invests at both the asset and corporate level using various instruments, including leveraged loans, high-yield bonds, convertible bonds, mezzanine loans and structured-credit products.
APAC Credit invests geographically across Asia-Pacific in any sector and can provide both dollar and local currency solutions. The group invests both in primary and secondary credit markets, with investments made both on an absolute and relative return basis.
The group targets individual holdings of $50 million to $1 billion-plus, and has proven ability to lead complex, custom and creative solutions for borrowers. APAC Credit also selectively engages in strategic partnerships in core local markets to provide scale and local access.
The APAC Credit team is comprised of experienced professionals with offices in Hong Kong.
Managing Director, Head of APAC Credit
Raymond leads our Asia credit business. Prior to joining CPP Investments, he was a managing director at SSG Capital, responsible for special situations investments and secured lending in Greater China.
Previously, Raymond was the Head of Greater China at Intermediate Capital Group, Senior Fund Manager at RAB Capital and head of Asia Asset Management at D.B. Zwirn. He started his career with HSBC, departing as a team head of the Real Estate Sector.
Raymond holds a BSSc in Economics from the Chinese University of Hong Kong and an MBA from the EMBA program of the Chinese University of Hong Kong.
Senior Principal, APAC Credit
Andrew focuses on sourcing, evaluating, and managing credit investments across the Asia Pacific region, including India and Australia.
Prior to joining CPP Investments, Andrew was an Executive Director with Tor Investment Management in Hong Kong focused on credit investments in Greater Asia. He began his career at Citigroup, where he worked with both the Special Situations and Leveraged Finance groups in Hong Kong and New York.
Andrew holds a BS in Finance and International Business, as well as an MS in Finance from Boston College. He is a CFA Charterholder.