May Luncheon - Sound Investments: How Esoteric Specialty Finance Assets Benefit a Private Credit Por

When:  May 23, 2024 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM (CT)
Associated with  CFA Society Austin


Sound Investments: How Esoteric Specialty Finance Assets Benefit a Private Credit Portfolio


David Ross, Global Head of Northleaf’s Private Credit Platform, will lead a conversation focused on the evolving specialty finance landscape. The discussion will include:

  • Different sectors, discuss return drivers, and risk considerations for investors.   
  • How specialty finance can contribute to portfolio diversification and help investors achieve a balanced and resilient portfolio.


David Ross
Managing Director & Head of Private Credit

David is head of Northleaf's private credit program and a member of the Private Credit and Private Equity Investment Committees. David oversees all aspects of Northleaf’s private credit investment activities, including the origination, evaluation and monitoring of private credit investments globally. In addition, he is involved in Northleaf’s investor relations and business development activities.

Prior to joining Northleaf, David was at Bain Capital Credit, a leading global credit specialist, as a Managing Director, Global Head of Sourcing and a member of Bain Capital's Opportunistic Credit and Private Credit team. Previously, David served as the Co-Head of Bain Capital Credit's London office from 2009 to 2013. David began his career with Credit Suisse First Boston in Investment Banking before joining Bain Capital Credit in 2003.

David received a B.A. from Harvard College.

Parking Directions:

Parking vouchers only work for the 2 garages underneath the hotel and conference center. It is best you use the one closest to Guadalupe St.

Park as usual and take a parking ticket as you come in

Take the elevator to 4 (Lavaca/ Guadalupe)


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AT&T Hotel and Conference Center
1900 University Avenue
Austin, TX 78705