East Lodge Capital (“ELC”) is a London-based investment management firm that was founded in 2013 by Alistair Lumsden (CEO & CIO). The firm primarily invests in global structured credit and European direct lending strategies. ELC has a seasoned team with decades of experience in broader credit and structured credit markets. Many members of the team worked with Ali at his prior firms dating back to 1993, helping foster a culture of teamwork and collegiality.
ELC’s investment process is grounded in fundamental, loan by loan or individual property/security analysis. This is complemented by a strong technological resource including extensive proprietary models that were developed on the buy side over the course of many years. Modeling and technology are integral to the investment process at ELC, and the investment team works closely with the Risk Management and IT departments to continually enhance the firm’s approach to evaluating complex securities.