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Robert McCarthy is a partner responsible for sourcing and managing special situations investments for the Spinnaker Capital funds in Asia, and a member of the Global Investment Committee.
Prior to joining Spinnaker in 2000, he was a founding director of the emerging markets division of Morgan Grenfell in 1990. Thereafter he became a director of Deutsche Morgan Grenfell and managed the debt backbook of the emerging markets division, and then as a director of Deutsche Bank he ran the illiquid debt proprietary trading book of the emerging markets proprietary trading division until the spring of 1999. From 1987-1990 he traded Latin American bank loans at Libra Bank in New York.
His BA is from Hampshire College in Amherst, MA and he holds an MBA from Yale School of Management and a master’s degree in Medieval History from Columbia University.