Fund launches & closures

GCS unveils Asia inc credit investment vehicle

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New start-up operation GCS Capital Management is launching an Asia including Japan credit-focused investment fund at the beginning of October.

 


Stephen Satchell

 

The Singapore-based Stephen Satchell will advise the fund. Satchell has a credit structuring and proprietary trading based background. He was most recently head of Asian Proprietary Credit Trading for Credit Suisse in Tokyo and previously ran the Japan structured credit trading book.

Satchell’s investment approach will be similar to that from his trading and structuring days at Credit Suisse. A major focus will be on private lending, an area of significant opportunity in Asia at