LONDON, Oct. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- SHENKMAN CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, INC., one of the largest independent managers of high yield assets, is pleased to announce the appointment of Charles Robinson as Senior Vice President, Client Service and Business Development. Charles will play a key role in client relationship management and the development and execution of the company's strategic growth initiatives internationally.
"We are delighted to have someone of Charles' international stature joining our firm," said Mark Shenkman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Shenkman Capital. "Our business today reflects the increasingly global nature of our investor base. Charles' broad experience complements our seasoned team and his reputation among institutional clients and consultants will be an important asset as we pursue our long-term development," he said. Mr. Robinson reports to Nicholas Keyes and Robert Sherman.
Before joining Shenkman Capital, Mr. Robinson was Managing Director and Head of EMEA coverage at Black River Asset Management. He previously served as the Global Head of Alternatives at HSBC Global Asset Management. Prior to that, he worked in Hong Kong and New York for Goldman Sachs Asset Management. He began his career at JP Morgan after completing his MBA at Columbia Business School. A Chartered Financial Analyst, Mr. Robinson earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from Haverford College. He also serves on the International Advisory Council of the college.
About Shenkman Capital
Shenkman Capital is an independent investment management firm, founded and registered as an investment adviser with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission in July, 1985. Since its founding over 30 years ago, Shenkman Capital has dedicated its investment management services exclusively to the leveraged finance markets. As an early participant in the asset class, it has earned a reputation as a pioneer and a prudent practitioner of comprehensive credit research analytics. Shenkman Capital manages approximately $30 billion in assets for a global client base from its offices in New York, NY, Stamford, CT, and London, UK.
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