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Credit specialist Avoca moves into CBs with ex-APG, Lydian team

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Avoca Capital Holdings, the Dublin-based European credit investment manager with €6 billion of assets under management, is broadening its capabilities into convertible bonds with the addition of an experienced team of CB specialists in the firm’s London office.

Tarek Saber and Jasper Van Ingen, who previously worked together at leading Dutch asset manager APG, are joining the firm as CEO of Avoca Convertible Bond Strategies and senior portfolio manager respectively.

They will be joined by Jonathan Sharkey as head of operations, who was previously the COO at London-based convertible hedge fund group Lydian Asset Management. In addition Darren