Bellinger Asset Management, an investment management firm that invests in alternative assets with a focus on the commercial aviation sector, has named Greg Hampton CEO of its recently created Bellinger Credit business. In this role, Hampton will lead Bellinger’s credit strategy, which will initially focus on further investments in secondary market debt and aviation lending while also exploring credit opportunities in other areas. real asset classes over time.
Hampton comes to Bellinger with over 25 years of asset finance experience in the banking industry. Hampton was most recently the executive responsible for National Australia Bank’s global asset finance business and prior to that Hampton held senior roles in asset finance at the Royal Bank of Scotland in Sydney, Bank of America Merrill Lynch in London and Commonwealth Bank of Australia in Sydney and London.
“We are delighted to welcome Greg as CEO of Bellinger Credit as we seek to grow our existing managed loan portfolio and grow our credit business,” said René Mansveld, Managing Partner of Bellinger Asset Management. “Greg is a seasoned finance professional with exceptional credentials. He has significant experience in commercial and investment banking, specializing in real asset finance in the global transportation and logistics markets. At NAB, at From a near-zero base, Greg grew the asset finance business to become a global provider of credit solutions for the aviation, shipping, rail and logistics industries with an international client base and a loan portfolio of over [$12 billion]. Bellinger will benefit greatly from Greg’s expertise and we look forward to having him on board.
“Now is the perfect time to join the Bellinger team as we seek to grow the Bellinger Credit platform,” said Hampton. “Bellinger has an exceptional track record of successfully creating and managing loan assets and we will leverage the firm’s strong foundations and deep asset expertise to bring scale and platform diversification. We look forward to building the team and establishing the business as a premier provider of private capital for clients in the global aviation, shipping and transportation credit markets.