Tikehau Investment Management has Fabrice Damien, formerly of Bank of America/Merrill Lynch, as part of its push into the primary credit and private debt markets. Damien will become a partner of the Paris-based Group Tikehau later this spring.
Damien, who has 13 years’ experience in the financial services sector, was most recently responsible for corporate finance and leverage finance in France for Bank of America Merrill Lynch. He has also worked for RBS and Morgan Stanley in their high-yield origination and leveraged finance groups in London.
Damien holds a B.A. from the Sorbonne and an MsC in finance and management from HEC School of Management in Paris.
Established in 2007, Tikehau IM specializes in European credit and debt markets. The firm’s 18 investment professionals manage eight credit funds across various sectors and strategies, including credit, mezzanine, private debt and a managed account solution.