LONDON, March 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- SHENKMAN CAPITAL, one of the largest independent managers of high yield assets, is pleased to announce the appointment of Patrick Medley as Senior Vice President, Client Portfolio Manager. Patrick will play a key role in advising the firm's existing investors internationally.
"We are delighted to have Patrick joining our firm," said Mark R. Shenkman, President and Chief Investment Officer of Shenkman Capital. "Our business is increasingly driven by the demands of global investors seeking attractive risk-adjusted returns. Patrick's credit experience makes him a natural fit with our team. His arrival signals our continued commitment to the needs of our global client base."
Before joining Shenkman Capital, Mr. Medley was a Partner at Sothic Capital Management. He previously worked as a Partner at Plainfield Asset Management. Prior to moving to the asset management industry, he was a Managing Director at Bear Stearns International. He also worked at Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley. Mr. Medley completed his MBA at INSEAD and earned his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Salford. A talented linguist, he is fluent in French, Italian, Spanish and German.
About Shenkman Capital
Shenkman Capital Management, Inc., the parent of Shenkman Capital Management Ltd., 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 City, Stamford, CT, and London.
SOURCE Shenkman Capital Management, Inc.