Scott Farrell

Managing Director

Scott is a portfolio manager responsible for Sycamore Tree’s new issue and secondary market structured credit investing and trading activities. Prior to joining Sycamore, Scott was the co-founder and Managing Partner of Alternative Access Funds, an investment advisor specializing in developing and managing structured credit solutions for institutional and retail investors. Prior to launching Alternative Access, Scott was a Partner and Portfolio Manager at Hildene Capital Management where his responsibilities included jointly managing the firm’s flagship multi-strategy, structured credit hedge fund, launching the firm’s CLO platform, and other operating and business development initiatives.

Previously, Scott spent 5 years at Bank of America/Merrill Lynch where he was MD and Co-head of Structured Debt Trading, with global responsibility for the bank’s trading and risk management across CLOs, CDOs, ABS, TruPs, SIVs, and other securitized products. He joined BofA from Citibank where he was a VP in the CLO/CDO trading group.

Prior to joining Citibank, Scott was a structured credit research analyst at Marathon Asset Management and started his career at Wall Street Analytics as a Senior Financial Engineer.

Scott earned a B.S.E. from Princeton University in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering and is a CFA charterholder.

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