Vijay is the Chairman and CEO for the Alcentra Capital Corporation and Portfolio Manager of the Multi-Credit Solutions strategy. In addition he is the Global Chief Investment Officer for Alcentra. He oversees Alcentra’s global direct lending, loan, high yield and structured credit businesses in Europe and the US.
Vijay also runs Alcentra’s capital markets activities and sits on all the investment committees of Alcentra.
Vijay joined Alcentra from GoldenTree Asset Management, where he was a partner, having joined the firm in 2007. His responsibilities included sourcing and originating loan, bond and structured credit investments, as well as restructuring stressed and distressed assets. Prior to GoldenTree, Vijay was Managing Director, and Head of Loan Capital Markets at Barclays Capital, where he worked in leveraged finance for over a decade. He started his career as a banker at Chase Manhattan Bank.
Vijay graduated from Lafayette College with a BA in Engineering (Chem).