Nicole WaibelManaging Director at Crescent Credit Europe
Nicole Waibel is a Managing Director at Crescent Capital focusing on European private debt investments. From 2001 to 2012 Nicole was with Indigo Capital, a leading European specialist lending fund, where she was most recently a partner. At Indigo Capital she focused on sourcing and leading debt and related equity investments in Germany and Switzerland and also executed deals in France and Central and Eastern Europe. She previously worked for BNP Paribas in Media & Telecom finance in Paris and Frankfurt (1999-2001). Nicole started her career at Arthur Andersen in transaction support services in Frankfurt. She has a Masters degree in Economics and completed her studies at Münster University and Erasmus University Rotterdam.
Founded in 1991 Crescent Capital Group LP is headquartered in Los Angeles with offices in Boston, London and New York. With approximately 80 investment professionals and over 160 employees, the firm invests at all levels of the capital structure, with a significant focus on below investment grade credit through strategies that invest in senior bank loans, high yield debt, mezzanine debt and other private debt securities. As of September 30th, 2018, Crescent Capital Group manages approximately $24 billion in assets, with a relatively equal split between marketable securities and privately originated debt investments.