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Luis Mayans

Head of Private Debt-Europe at CDPQ


Based in London, Luis Mayans is Head of Private Debt – Europe. In his role, he oversees the execution of CDPQ’s European debt strategy, including origination,execution and monitoring of investments with key partners and market participants.He has over 20 years of experience in the European financial sector. Before joining CDPQ in September 2017, he was a Managing Director at Avenue CapitalGroup in London, where he played a key role in the firm’s direct lending strategy,including portfolio construction and monitoring.

 Previously, he worked for over adecade in the leveraged finance unit of GE Capital, building his international expertise through seniorroles held in its London, Paris and Madrid offices.Luis holds a Master’s in Economics and Business Administration from Universidad Autónoma de Madrid,and is a Certified European Financial Analyst (CEFA).