Dr. Bob Swarup
Dr Bob Swarup is founder of Camdor Global Advisors. He has a wealth of experience and is a respected international expert on macro dynamics, investment strategy, alternatives, ESG and regulation. Bob was formerly a partner at Pension Corporation, a leading UK-based pension buyout firm, where he oversaw alternative investments, was Chief Risk Officer and ran thought leadership. Bob has also served as Senior Investment Advisor to the Pensions Regulator, and has sat on numerous industry and investment boards. He has written extensively across mainstream and trade media, including the internationally acclaimed bestseller, Money Mania, a thematic analysis of the last 25 centuries of financial crises. Bob has a PhD in cosmology from Imperial College London and a MA (Hons) in Natural Sciences from the University of Cambridge.
Anthony Kerr come from a private assets background and is focused on deep dive analysis and structuring of client portfolios and transactions. He was previously with Forbes Private Capital Group, where he specialised in niche private equity and alternative credit strategies. His role included all phases of the due diligence process and winning mandates for the firm. Anthony has passed his IMC (level 4) and is working towards his CFA.
Jon Leefe specialises in balance sheet analysis and due diligence, with his work spanning credit and counterparty analysis, financial modelling, risk mitigation strategies and resilience / scenario analysis across predominantly fixed income and alternative assets. Jon possesses previous experience in equity research, where he evaluated both the quantitative and qualitative aspects of public companies’ activities, as well as the impact of the wider macro environment. Jon has a BSc Geography from the University of Southampton.
FINANCE AND OPERATIONS ASSOCIATE
Pawel Stawiarski is an experienced administrator and projects co-ordinator, ably supporting the team and providing an anchor to deliver client needs. He is our business operations controller, responsible for the development and implementation of efficient ways to manage our business needs and compliance.
Medha Vishwanath specializes in Environmental Social Governance (ESG) research. She has worked on developing our ESG ratings framework and conducts ESG due diligence, portfolio level ESG analysis, monitoring, tracking and reporting. Prior to joining Camdor Global Advisors, Medha worked at the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe, managing rapid response communications in development economics, and distilling technical research into actionable messages to influence key decision-makers at the tactical and strategic levels. She has an MSc in Environment and Development from the London School of Economics.