Steve Swallow, Portfolio Manager
Mr. Swallow is a Portfolio Manager at ELC and a member of the Firm’s Management Committee. With over 27 years of investment experience, he is responsible for European ABS and European Direct Lending at ELC. Previously he was Head of European ABS at CQS, managing investments and trading across the ABS sector within Europe. Prior to CQS, Mr. Swallow was Executive Director, Director of Credit, of the Vehicle Management Group of Rabobank International, where he was responsible for structuring, launching and running a third party Structured Investment Vehicle called Tango, along with Messrs. Lumsden and Towers. Prior to his tenure with Rabobank, Mr. Swallow was a Senior Research Analyst at Barclays Capital, producing both internal and external research on the European ABS market, particularly on RMBS and CMBS. Previously Mr. Swallow was a Senior Credit Analyst at Abbey National Treasury Services, working within the ABS credit department and responsible for the analysis of multi-billion-dollar investment portfolios, again with specific responsibility for European RMBS and CMBS. Mr. Swallow spent the first ten years of his career within the UK Commercial Banking sector, working as both a residential and a commercial property lender, latterly as one of the highest mandate holders within the bank.