Direct Lending Associate (French / German / Italian Speaker)

Job title : Direct Lending Associate (French / German / Italian Speaker)
Location : London
Contact : Harvey von Biel
Call : Harvey
Email : email Harvey
Reference : 1282630

Altus partners are delighted to be working with a market leading credit fund based here in London, with over €5bn of AUM operating across several jurisdictions across Europe.  Team is focused on sourcing, analysing and structuring tailor-made private debt financing, solutions for European mid to large businesses with a preference towards stably growing, cash flow generative, companies in healthcare, software, business services and food and beverage industries (among others). Usual transactions include senior and subordinated direct lending opportunities as well as, on an opportunistic basis, in syndicated leveraged loans backing Private Equity sponsored Leveraged Buyouts (LBOs) in Europe.


  • Independently lead full credit due diligence process and pro-actively suggest key areas for due diligence focus.

  • Prepare accurate leverage finance-based financing models. Provide views on potential capital structure solutions.

  • Negotiate credit and equity documentation with support and oversight from senior team members


  • Extensive experience in private credit, M&A, leverage finance or debt advisory.

  • Demonstrable and applicable knowledge of financial analysis (P&L, Balance Sheet and Cash Flow statements) and corporate finance.

  • Demonstrated ability to execute complex transactions and find creative financing solutions.

  • Fluency in spoken and written English and native speakers in another European language preferably German or Swedish / Danish, with French and Italian language being also considered.