Rupesh has been an analyst and investor in the high yield market since 2001. Having started his career at Goldman Sachs, Rupesh was previously Head of Barclays Capital Principal Strategies (Barclays’ principal investing group with a focus in high yield) and Head of Fundamental Credit in Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s Global Proprietary Trading Group, as well as having been part of the award-winning High Yield team at Nordea Asset Management.
Rupesh has a long track record of successful calls (both long and short) on big movers within high yield. Successful longs include: Alcatel, Ono, Cerved, Grohe, Ethias, Delta Lloyd and Dixons. Successful shorts include: Norske Skog, Codere, Lowell, Truvo, Debenhams (equity), New Look, House of Fraser, Astaldi, Abengoa, Banca Monte Dei Paschi and Banco Popular (equity).
Rupesh is a regular speaker at leading high yield and distressed debt industry events. Rupesh holds an MA in Economics from Cambridge University.