SOURCE: Orchard Global Asset Management

Orchard Global Asset Management

June 04, 2015 03:09 ET

Adrian Chopin to Join Orchard Global Asset Management as Portfolio Advisor

SINGAPORE, SINGAPORE--(Marketwired - June 04, 2015) - Orchard Global Asset Management today announces that Adrian Chopin will be joining the firm with responsibility for building a new business line in law firm and litigation funding, while also assisting the development of OGAM's existing structured credit platforms. Adrian joins as a member of Orchard's senior portfolio management team, reporting to Gary Wee, Chairman and CIO.

Adrian will join OGAM this summer from Deutsche Bank where he has worked for 8 years, most recently as the head of the firm's 7-man North American Debt & Equity Solutions Group. Adrian has a strong track record of designing and closing highly complex and innovative financing transactions and has been responsible for many market-defining trades. Adrian is also a qualified lawyer and began his career with 4 years at Allen & Overy LLP where he worked as part of David Benton's derivatives group.

"I am delighted that Adrian will be joining our team," said Gary Wee, CIO of OGAM. "He has vast experience in the structured finance and derivatives space, a strong track record of delivering ground-breaking transactions and he shares OGAM's focus on innovation and niche asset classes. His joining will provide additional depth and momentum to our structured credit businesses as well as permitting us to explore new areas of investment."

Orchard Global Asset Management is a leading alternatives asset manager focused on structured credit, direct lending and opportunistic fixed income investments. We seek to generate superior risk-adjusted returns through market cycles, with a strong emphasis on capital preservation. With headquarters in Singapore and offices in London and Toronto, and a global client base, we are able to source attractive investment opportunities around the world. Our portfolios include specific strategies and relative value credit opportunities wherein we seek to optimize market inefficiencies. We are a market leader in providing financial solutions and capital to global banks and financial institutions.