BTIG Expands Credit Business with Nandana Shenoy, CFA, and Scott Wilson
New York – February 5, 2020 – BTIG announced today that Nandana Shenoy, CFA, and Scott Wilson have joined the firm to help expand its credit platform. Both Ms. Shenoy and Mr. Wilson are based out of BTIG’s New York office. In her role with the firm, Ms. Shenoy will focus on producing European and U.S. financials credit strategy and commentary for clients. Mr. Wilson, who joined BTIG several months ago as a senior Financials Credit Trader, is focused on developing BTIG’s financials credit execution business worldwide.
“We are pleased to welcome Nandana and Scott to BTIG and believe they will significantly enhance our credit offering,” commented Darren Haines, Managing Director and Co-Head of Fixed Income Credit at BTIG. “Our team is committed to delivering best execution and differentiated trade ideas, and we are confident that our new financials credit team members will produce results for our clients around the globe.”
Ms. Shenoy joins BTIG as a Managing Director, where she will be part of a team of five high-yield credit strategists. Prior to BTIG, she spent nearly a decade in London, where she was a Portfolio Manager within Principal Credit at RBC and a Desk Strategist at Deutsche Bank. Ms. Shenoy began her career as an Investment Banker at Merrill Lynch in New York. She earned an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and a BS in analytical finance from Wake Forest University. Ms. Shenoy is also a CFA charterholder.
Mr. Wilson is also a Managing Director at BTIG. Prior to joining the firm, he spent a decade in London as well, where he was a Portfolio Manager at LMR Partners and BTG Pactual. Earlier in his career, Mr. Wilson was the Head of Financials Credit Research at UBS, where he held a number of roles. He has degrees in both economics and international affairs from American University and the Johns Hopkins University.
“As we expand our multi-asset class capabilities, we continue to strategically hire experts in credit products worldwide,” said Anton LeRoy, President of BTIG. “We believe that the financials credit product is an increasingly attractive opportunity for our institutional investor clients and are excited about building out our platform with Nandana and Scott on our team.”
BTIG’s global fixed income credit platform focuses on sales, trading, sourcing and strategy for a diverse range of products including bonds, leveraged loans, trade claims, reorg. equity, special situations and high-yield, distressed, convertible and private securities.
BTIG is a global financial services firm specializing in institutional trading, investment banking, research and related brokerage services. With an extensive global footprint and more than 600 employees, BTIG, LLC and its affiliates operate out of 18 cities throughout the U.S., and in Europe, Asia and Australia. BTIG offers execution, expertise and insights for equities, equity derivatives, ETFs and fixed income, currency and commodities (futures, commodities, foreign exchange, interest rates, credit, and convertible and preferred securities). The firm’s core capabilities include global execution, portfolio, electronic and outsource trading, transition management, investment banking, prime brokerage, capital introduction, corporate access, research and strategy, commission management and more.