Head of Investor Relations
Kirstie Sumarno joined Chenavari in September 2009. Kirstie has built out the Firm’s IR function across all Chenavari strategies, which cover the full credit spectrum, from liquid UCITS to structured credit, risk retention and risk transfer, and closed end funds invested in illiquid credit, including consumer finance, specialty finance, trade finance, and direct lending. She is lead point person with clients post-investment, and also oversees the Operational Due Diligence (ODD) process. Kirstie additionally helps the team with asset raising in the Middle East and is responsible for Chenavari’s media and public relations strategy. She joined in September 2009 straight after graduating with a BA Hons in French from Southampton University.