Admiralty Harbour is pleased to announce that Lauri Purhonen has joined as Executive Director and Head of Credit Trading in the Global Markets Department. In this role, Lauri will work closely with Elaine Cao, Head of Sales, to build up Admiralty Harbour’s Sales and Trading franchise, connecting the firm with investors all year round and providing liquidity for clients in this ever-changing market.
Lauri has 14 years of experience on the credit side of capital markets and has worked as a director within credit trading in Asia since 2013, most recently with Standard Chartered and SC Lowy, focusing on trading Asia High Yield Bonds. Prior to this he worked in London for Royal Bank of Scotland as a credit analyst focusing on distressed corporates and loans. He holds an MSc in Economics and Business Administration and is a CFA charter holder since 2011.
“We are all so excited to have Lauri onboard! It’s a strategically important step to hire Lauri for growing our Global Markets Business.” Commented by Patrick Liu, CEO of Admiralty Harbour, “With his experience in Asia High Yield credit trading, I am sure the Global Markets department will soon become one of the three pillars for Admiralty Harbour to be a full-service financial firm focusing on credit to serve all our clients. I wish him every success with us!”