BTIG Fixed Income Credit Adds Ben Patch to Emerging Market Debt Sales and Trading Unit
New York – October 12, 2021 – BTIG announced today that it has added emerging market debt sales and trading specialist Ben Patch as a Managing Director to the firm’s Fixed Income Credit division. Mr. Patch joins several recent senior hires who will be focused on emerging market debt sales and trading at the firm. In his new role with BTIG, he will report directly to Michael Carley, Sr. and Darren Haines, Managing Directors and Co-Heads of BTIG Fixed Income Credit.
“We are pleased to add Ben to our growing emerging market debt team,” noted Anton LeRoy, President of BTIG. “He understands the needs of institutional clients and will help provide them with greater insight into emerging debt markets and trading nuances around the globe.”
Mr. Patch has more than 25 years of industry experience with roles both in the U.S. and London. Prior to BTIG, he was a Director within Emerging Market Fixed Income Sales at Deutsche Bank Securities, where he spent six years. Previously, Mr. Patch was a Director within Emerging Market Fixed Income at both MUFG-Mitsubishi Securities and Seaport Group. Earlier in his career, he was a Vice President within Emerging Market Fixed Income at MF Global and a Managing Director and Head of Americas Credit Trading at ING Financial Markets. Mr. Patch held a similar role at American International Group, where he spent a decade. He began his career with a role in London at Donaldson Lufkin & Jenrette as well as Citibank, where he spent time in London and New York.
“Ben brings a global perspective and significant experience to the Emerging Markets team and will enhance our client offering,” commented Mr. Carley, Sr. “As we continue to strengthen and develop our platform, we are confident that he will be a tremendous asset.” Mr. Patch will join Blake Considine, Tyler Danielsen and Josh Markfield, who also specialize in emerging debt markets. BTIG continues to invest in and expand its Fixed Income offering along with other related products.
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