We are a search firm operating in the Credit sector

The private Credit market has grown exponentially since the banking crisis of 2008. As a broad format of accessing corporate credit for global deal doing the sector now plays a critical part in providing liquidity where previously only large scale regulated banks could syndicate leverage.

We are a leading search firm that focuses on placing individuals into the Credit market.

We have nearly a decade and a half of experience and focus on placing individuals at the Partner, Investment Director, Principal and Senior Associate levels. The Arkesden Credit Practice has consistently delivered both for our clients and candidates since its inception. Most of our work is in London, Western Europe and the Middle East.

Our clients range from larger global asset managers through to mid- market and specialist credit platforms.

Sectors include:

  • Buy Side / Hedge Funds strategies
  • Performing / Non-Performing Credit • Distressed Debt
  • Special Situations
  • Direct Lending
  • High Yield
  • Private Debt
  • Mezzanine
  • Asset Backed Credit
  • NAV Fund Finance
  • Restructuring and Debt Advisory.

During our history we have built a very wide ranging network of professionals within the Credit space.


Dorian Masters

or Benedict Hoban