Robert previously worked at Clifford Chance and at Simmons & Simmons, where he was partner in their banking & finance team.
He specialises in debt capital markets and in funds (particularly, hedge funds) and advises a range of clients including issuers, sovereigns, guarantors, arrangers, dealers, managers, underwriters, trustees, and agents in national and international capital markets transactions. Robert has also broad experience in banking transactions, including syndicated loans and German law Schuldscheine. Furthermore, Robert is very active in the social impact area, in particular finding solutions to scale up investment opportunities. He is also spearheading the development of a European debt private placement market, acting for the european private placement facility (eppf), as well as financing solutions in Chinese Renminbi.
He is qualified in three jurisdictions - England & Wales, Germany and Spain and has a wealth of international experience. In addition, he holds the Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst certification.