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RUVEN SHAFIR

Managing Director,
European Illiquid Investments
London

Ruven Shafir is a Managing Director, looking across all investment types in Europe, and has over 17 years of experience in credit, property, private equity, special situations, and structured finance. Previously, he ran his own investment advisory/distressed corporate investing company, and was formerly a partner and investment director at Patron Capital Partners in London, with a focus on pan-European distressed, special situations, and turnarounds. Formerly, he was an investment professional at NY Credit Advisors, a structured finance investment vehicle, and an investment banking professional at Lehman Brothers, in both London and NY. Mr. Shafir received a BS in Economics, magna cum laude with honors, from the University of Pennsylvania and an MBA from Harvard Business School.