Senior Portfolio Manager
Kent is a Senior Portfolio Manager at Blue Elephant with over 13 years of investment and business experience in fixed income and private credit. In his role at Blue Elephant he focuses on sourcing origination opportunities, credit, portfolio construction and portfolio risk. He is responsible for the credit and due diligence framework across all origination verticals.
Kent spent the first 9 years of his career at UBS. His last role was as a Portfolio Manager where he jointly managed over $800 million in structured products and whole loans on behalf of the Swiss National Bank. As a Portfolio Manager, Kent specialized in risk management, cash flow modeling and market surveillance. Before this role, he held a variety of positions within the bank including Head of Fund Treasury, Valuations Specialist (US credit) and Business Unit Controller (Municipals).
Kent is also a certified Financial Risk Manager (FRM) from the Global Association of Risk Professionals.