This site is part of the Informa Connect Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 3099067.

October 25 - 26, 2021
Four Seasons Hotel Chicago

Chad Valerio
Managing Director, Opportunistic Credit at Onex Credit


Chad is a Managing Director and Portfolio Manager of Onex Credit, focusing on Opportunistic Credit and member of the Opportunistic Credit Investment Committee.

Chad has over 18 years of industry experience. Prior to joining Onex Credit, he was a Portfolio Manager and Managing Director at Oak Hill Advisors (“OHA”), where he focused on the firm’s stressed and distressed investments across public and private markets. Prior to joining OHA, Chad was a Portfolio Manager in the Distressed and Special Situations group at BlueMountain Capital Management. In these roles, he participated in numerous corporate and municipal restructurings and served as a leading member of multiple restructuring steering committees. Prior to BlueMountain, Chad spent 11 years at Deutsche Bank, most recently as the Head of Trading for the Distressed Products Group and previously as a senior desk research analyst.

Chad has served as a Director on several Boards, including NYSE-listed International Seaways Inc. and Overseas Shipholding Group.

Chad earned a B.S.B.A. in Finance and Accounting (magna cum laude) from Georgetown University.

Agenda Sessions

  • The continued evolution of private credit as an asset class – what is next?