The Global High Yield funds are managed within the Sparinvest Value Bonds team consisting of 13 investment professionals. Three portfolio managers have focus on the Global High Yield strategy out of a pool of six portfolio managers with an average of 15 years of experience:
Maciej Woznica is the Chief Portfolio Manager in Value Bonds and joined Sparinvest in January 2015. Prior to this, he setup and lead the high yield team at Nordea Investment Management for seven years. He began his professional career in Corporate Finance at Goldman Sachs in London. He has been active in credit and distressed debt since the 2002. Maciej holds a BA degree in Mathematics & Computation from University of Oxford.
Jacob Beck Petersen is a Senior Portfolio Manager in the Value Bonds team. He has been a high yield portfolio manager since 2009. He started his career at Nordea Investment Management where he worked together with Maciej Woznica. He holds a Master degree in Business Administration and Commercial Law from the Copenhagen Business School.
Morten Steen Pedersen is a Junior Portfolio Manager in the Value Bonds team. He joined Sparinvest in 2016 from Nordea Investment Management where he worked as portfolio manager within European investment grade. He holds a Master degree in Finance from the Aarhus School of Business and a Certificate in Quantitative Finance.
The PM’s are further supported by 5 credit analysts and one credit trader.