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Fred Nada

Head of Central Europe, Direct Lending at BlueBay Asset Management LLC


Fred Nada is the Head of Central Europe for the Private Debt team and was part of BlueBay’s Private Debt business from the inception.

Prior to focusing on Private Debt, Fred was a key member of the High Yield and Special Situations team at BlueBay, where he worked from 2007 to 2011. In this role, Fred analysed investments, lead restructurings, as well as refinancings and disposals of portfolio companies. Prior to joining BlueBay, Fred was a Director of Credit Suisse’s Special Situations Group where he worked from 2005. Prior to this, Fred worked from 2001 to 2005 with Merrill Lynch, where he was a Vice President in the Special Situations Group. Before joining Merrill Lynch, Fred worked as a trader at Cogetex, a Geneva-based commodity trading company. Fred holds a BSC in Business Administration from the University of Geneva (HEC) and an MBA from New York University (NYU) Stern School of Business.