Damien Wood, Principal
Damien joined Spectrum in 2014 and manages the research function at the specialist investment manager.
Damien has around 25 years of experience in global credit markets. He has worked in Sydney, London, Hong Kong and Singapore. Much of Damien’s experience was gained from working with Credit Suisse both in Singapore and Sydney where he was Head of Asia Pacific Credit Research from 2004 – 2012. His experience captures a vast array of credit deals including mezzanine finance for both corporates and banks as well as highly structured finance facilities. In addition to Credit Suisse, he has worked in the credit team at AMP in Sydney, and led the credit research teams of ING Barings and Barclays Capital in Asia. In these previous roles, he received numerous awards in investor polls.
Damien holds a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Queensland, a Bachelor of Financial Administration from the University of New England and a Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance from the Securities Institute of Australia.