European Private Credit Roundtable

Highlights Reel

the Virtual Panel assembled a group of leading investors in European Private Credit to explore the market outlook, the importance of differentiated origination and deal structuring and opportunities across different spots in the capital structure.

In these short highlights reel interviews we focus on the key areas of debate.

With big thanks to our panellists, Nick Ridgway of M&G Wealth, Nick Cooney of LCP, Chris Palmer of Phoenix and Rohit Kapur of Schroders OCIO.

We interview Structured Finance expert James Staunton of Berenberg and explore:

  • Defining Super Senior Private Credit and its structuring
  • Deal origination and bolt-on banking services


We interview Laura Vaughan, Federated Hermes’ Direct Lending lead and explore

  • How rising and uncertain rates affect the Private Credit market
  • The vital importance of differentiated deal origination


Ninety One’s Co-Head of European Credit Opportunities, Lei Lei sets out:

  • The opportunities in the sponsorless lower-mid market space
  • The importance of bespoke structuring and skilled origination