Fred has more than twenty years investment and fund management experience. He was top ranked by Institutional Investor in both equities and leveraged finance while at JP Morgan and Credit Suisse, before moving to the buy side where he was Head of Research for Global Leverage Finance at Bluebay Asset Management. In 2014, he joined Digital World Capital as CIO and Partner, an alternatives fund managing long/short global equities and credit. Fred is also an active angel investor in a number of impact businesses and has extensive experience as a non-executive director in the media space.
Fred’s values are most closely aligned to Tribe Theme – Environment & Ecology, particularly SDG 13 (Climate Action). Fred believes that corporate stakeholders – customers, suppliers, employees – understand that ignoring negative environmental externalities is a growing business risk, both reputationally and operationally, and the investment community in turn is beginning to realise this could influence the cost of and access to capital.