Symon Drake-BrockmanManaging Partner at Pemberton Asset Management
Symon is the co-founder and Managing Partner of Pemberton Capital Advisors LLP. He is a member of the board of Pemberton Asset Management Holding, a board member of Pemberton Capital Advisors LLP and is co-chair of the Credit Review Committee.
He has over 30 years’ experience in the financial services industry, including senior executive positions at RBS, ING Barings and JPMorgan working in Europe, the US and Asia.
Prior to co-founding Pemberton in 2011, Symon worked at RBS from 2001 to 2009, where he was Global Head of Debt Markets with responsibility for trading, sales, research and origination, across leveraged finance, high yield, capital markets and loan syndications. During this period, RBS Debt Markets grew to be the #1 underwriter of syndicated loans in Europe, #1 in corporate debt underwriting and #5 in global debt underwriting.
Previously, Symon worked at ING Barings from 1994 to 2001, where his roles included Global Head of Debt Products, with responsibility for all emerging markets and high yield underwriting and origination, and Regional Head of Financial Markets, Asia Pacific.
Symon began his career at JP Morgan, where he was responsible for establishing the bank’s corporate trading desk in New York in 1988. Symon graduated from the University of Western Australia with a Bachelor of Commerce.