Managing Director‚ Senior Portfolio Manager‚ & Loan Trader of CCS Europe
Alex Leonard is a Managing Director, Senior Portfolio Manager and Loan Trader within GSO Capital’s Customized Credit Strategies Group, part of GSO Fund Management Group Europe (which was formerly Harbourmaster Capital Management prior to its acquisition by GSO in early 2012). Prior to 2012, Mr. Leonard was a Director and Co-Head of Portfolio Management and Trading at Harbourmaster, primarily involved in fund structuring, portfolio management and trading.
Before joining Harbourmaster in March 2006, Mr. Leonard was a Director at Depfa with responsibility for management of Depfa’s public sector asset CDO program. Prior to joining Depfa, Mr. Leonard worked for 5 years as a Senior Structurer and then Co-Head of Euro Capital Structures (the structuring team for the UniCredit Group). At ECS, he had responsibility for structuring deals across a wide variety of asset classes, both real and synthetic, including corporate bank loans, non-performing loans and CLOs. Prior to joining ECS, Mr. Leonard worked as a quantitative analyst in ING Barings and Airbus Industry’s aerospace finance team.
Mr. Leonard holds an M.A. in Economics from University College Dublin.