Global Conference 2010
Senior Analyst, Western Asset Management Company
Christopher Jacobs is Senior Analyst at Western Asset Management Company, leading special situations investing, including financial restructurings. Western Asset is one of the world's leading fixed income managers. With offices in Pasadena, Hong Kong, London, Melbourne, New York, São Paulo, Singapore and Tokyo, the company provides investment services for a wide variety of global clients across an equally wide variety of mandates. Jacobs focuses on bank debt and bonds originally issued in the high yield and investment grade markets, and across all industry sectors. He has 16 years of experience in leveraged finance and holds an undergraduate degree from Davidson College, an M.B.A. from the Darden Graduate School of Business at the University of Virginia, and is a chartered financial analyst.