Alex Leonard is a Managing Director, Senior Portfolio Manager and Loan Trader within GSO Capital’s Customized Credit Strategies Group, part of GSO Fund Management Group Europe (which was formerly Harbourmaster Capital Management prior to its acquisition by GSO in early 2012). Also, Mr. Leonard is a member of the CCS Europe Investment Committee and the GSO European CCS Management Committee.
Prior to 2012, Mr. Leonard was a Director and Co-Head of Portfolio Management and Trading at Harbourmaster, primarily involved in fund structuring, portfolio management and trading. Before joining Harbourmaster in March 2006, Mr. Leonard was a Director at Depfa with responsibility for management of Depfa’s public sector asset CDO program. Prior to joining Depfa, Mr. Leonard worked for 5 years as a Senior Structurer and then Co-Head of Euro Capital Structures (the structuring team for the UniCredit Group). Prior to joining ECS, Mr. Leonard worked as a quantitative analyst in ING Barings and Airbus Industry’s aerospace finance team. Mr. Leonard received an M.A. in Economics from University College Dublin and an MBA with distinction from Trinity College Dublin School of Business.