Partner, Senior Portfolio Manager
Mick Vasilache joined Chenavari in May 2009 as Senior Portfolio Manager, focusing on Chenavari’s leveraged finance strategy. Prior to joining Chenavari, he developed and ran a €1.1bn European Leveraged Credit Fund at AIM, an affiliate of Cerberus Capital. Before AIM, Mick was a senior leveraged credit analyst at Elgin Capital where he was one of the founders of the Dalradian CLO programme, consisting of four CLOs totalling €1.4bn. He commenced his career in Morgan Stanley’s Fixed Income division in New York and moved to Europe in 2000 with JP Morgan Chase in order to develop the European leveraged buyout market. Mick moved to the buy-side in 2003. He is a graduate of Wesleyan University in Mathematics and Economics. He also holds an MBA from Harvard Business School.