Partner and Deputy Head, Private Debt
Based in London, Luis Mayans is Partner and Deputy Head, Private Debt. In his role, he co-leads all corporate credit activities for the Fixed Income portfolio. He oversees the execution the strategy, including origination, execution and monitoring of investments with key partners and market participants.
Mr. Mayans has over 20 years of experience in the European financial sector. He joined CDPQ in September 2017 as Partner, Private Debt – Europe. Previously, he was a Managing Director at Avenue Capital Group in London, where he played a key role in the firm’s direct lending strategy, including portfolio construction and monitoring. Prior to that, he worked for over a decade in the leveraged finance unit of GE Capital, building his international expertise through senior roles held in its London, Paris and Madrid offices.
He holds a Master’s in Economics and Business Administration from Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, and is a Certified European Financial Analyst (CEFA).