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Loic Fery

CEO & Co-CIO at Chenavari Investment Managers


Loïc Fery is Chief Executive and co-Chief Investment Officer of CHENAVARI INVESTMENT MANAGERS, a group of regulated asset management companies (London, Luxembourg, Hong Kong and New York) focused on credit, structured finance and private debt markets. Loïc Fery started CHENAVARI INVESTMENT MANAGERS at the end of 2007. As of April 2017, CHENAVARI INVESTMENT MANAGERS has approximately $5.5 billion assets under management and employs over 100 credit professionals.

CHENAVARI INVESTMENT MANAGERS’ clients include institutional investors, pension funds, sovereign wealth funds and family offices globally. Chenavari credit funds steady performance was recently acknowledged with several industry awards, such as Institutional Investors, Eurohedge and Risk Magazine.  

Prior to setting up Chenavari, Loïc Fery was Managing Director, Global Head of Credit Markets of the investment bank of CREDIT AGRICOLE. He was responsible globally for Credit, Structured Credit & High Yield activities of the bank, including Trading, Structuring and Sales activities.

Loïc Fery graduated from the French leading business school HEC and started his career in credit markets in Hong Kong -where he lived for 4 years- while running the Asian Credit Trading desk for SOCIETE GENERALE.

Loïc Fery is often mentioned as one of market participants who pioneered the development of corporate credit derivatives market. He co-authored several books on credit derivatives and securitisation topics, focusing on the convergence of credit markets activities and funds/private equity activities. He is also an occasional lecturer on alternative asset management and credit matters at industry conference and business schools.

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