Mr Gibbons has over 32 years’ experience in investment markets and has run high yield, distressed debt and special opportunities businesses. He started his career in corporate finance at Bankers Trust then spent seven years in Asia where he built Sumitomo Finance’s capital markets business spanning new issues to secondary trading activity. He subsequently worked for Nomura, Commerzbank, BNP Paribas, Aladdin Capital Management LLP and distressed specialist Guy Butler, moving back to Ireland in 2014. He graduated with a Bcomm from University College Dublin and a Diploma in Accounting from Queens University.
Mr Gibbons was a co-founder of the Fund and a member of Parapet Capital Advisors’ management team during the time it acted as investment adviser to the Fund AIFM. He was also responsible, along with the other members of the Executive Management Team, for the construction of the Seed Portfolio.