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DWS Appoints Dan Robinson to Lead EMEA Alternative Credit Expansion
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DWS Appoints Dan Robinson to Lead EMEA Alternative Credit Expansion

With the appointment of Dan Robinson, DWS demonstrates its commitment to expanding its Alternative Credit business in EMEA, tapping into the significant growth potential of the private debt market.
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27 NOV, 2023

By Johanna Zidani from RankiaPro Europe

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DWS Group has announced a strategic move to bolster its presence in the private debt market with the appointment of Dan Robinson as the Head of Alternative Credit for the Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) region. The decision comes as part of DWS's broader initiative to accelerate growth in its Alternative franchise, currently valued at 114 billion euros.

Dan Robinson Takes the Helm of DWS's European Alternative Credit Business

DWS unveiled the appointment of Dan Robinson, a seasoned industry veteran with over 23 years of experience in credit at influential investment firms. Robinson is set to lead DWS's Alternative Credit business in EMEA, steering the firm's ambitious expansion plans in the private debt space. The move is strategically significant as DWS aims to capitalize on the burgeoning demand and opportunities in the private debt market.

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"I'm pleased to be joining DWS to lead its Alternative Credit business in EMEA. There are clearly significant demand drivers and opportunities in the private debt market, and DWS has the alternatives investment heritage and robust foundation to deliver on its strategic growth ambitions in this sector. I look forward to working with the deep bench of talent at DWS to deliver bespoke solutions for our clients."

Dan Robinson

DWS's Strategic Growth Ambitions in Alternative Credit

DWS's decision to appoint Dan Robinson aligns with the firm's broader strategic vision to accelerate its presence in the private credit landscape. The Alternative business at DWS boasts a robust track record spanning over 50 years, particularly excelling in real estate, infrastructure, and real assets.

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"Dan is a veteran of the sector with more than 23 years of experience in credit at influential investment firms, where he has led integrated strategies aimed at accelerating the growth of alternative credit platforms. Dan is a key appointment for DWS as we continue to develop our private credit offering and fully leverage the growth potential of our global Alternatives business."

Paul Kelly, Global Head of Alternatives at DWS

Based in London, Robinson will report directly to Paul Kelly, further strengthening DWS's leadership team in the Alternatives segment.

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