Mr. Pitt is the Chief Operating Officer at the CIFC London office and has 21 years of experience in Investment Banking and Asset Management middle office and operations. Prior to joining CIFC, Mr. Pitt was COO at Centricus Asset Management and has also held senior operational positions at Rhodium Capital Management, Citi Capital Advisors and Goldman Sachs. Mr. Pitt holds a BA in Economics and Public Policy from Leeds Metropolitan University Business School.
Managing Director, Global Co-Head of Business Development
Mr. Hughes has over 24 years of sales, marketing and business development experience. Prior to joining CIFC, Mr. Hughes served as Head of Global Distribution at Muzinich & Co. Prior to joining Muzinich & Co. in 2008, Mr. Hughes served as Relationship Manager, Global Markets at Raiffeisen Zentral Osterreich AG and Head of Pension Fund and Investment Consultant Relations at FTSE Russell. He began his career in sales at Thomson Reuters. Mr. Hughes graduated with Honors from Loughborough University with a BSc in Economics.
Managing Director, Senior Portfolio Manager, Head of European Credit
Mr. Daly brings 15 years of portfolio management, capital markets and leadership experience to CIFC. Mr. Daly joined from Onex Credit in 2022, where he had served as Head of European Credit and the lead Portfolio Manager on the firm’s European CLO business. Prior to Onex Credit, he spent 8 years at BlackRock, where he played an integral role in establishing the firm’s European CLO and leveraged loan business and served as a Portfolio Manager. He had previously established and managed BlackRock’s EMEA high yield capital markets function. Earlier in his career, he worked at Morgan Stanley primarily focused on leveraged finance across origination and syndication roles. Mr. Daly received his BSc (Finance) with 1st Class Honours from National University of Ireland – University of Cork.