Andrew Fenton is a Partner at Shadow Lake Partners and is an established finance executive with more than 20 years of experience across M&A, high yield fixed income and public equity investing. Prior to SLP, Mr. Fenton was a Senior Managing Director and Co-Head of the Mergers & Acquisitions group at Skyway Capital Markets primarily advising privately owned businesses. In 2016, Mr. Fenton was a co-founder of a successfully listed REIT on the New York Stock Exchange focused on specialty industrial properties.
Mr. Fenton has extensive capital markets experience having previously spent time at Credit Suisse and a $4.0+ billion high yield investment fund owned by Macquarie Securities. At Macquarie, Mr. Fenton focused on lending to the paper & packaging, chemicals, financials, real estate and building products sectors. His experience includes managing nonperforming as well as performing loans and bonds including numerous work-out scenarios in 2007 and 2008.
Mr. Fenton has additional investing experience as a Vice President at Sorin Capital Management, a hedge fund focused on debt and equity investing and as an Analyst at long/short equity hedge fund Cliffwood Partners, based in Los Angeles. Mr. Fenton began his career at Raymond James & Associates as an Equity Research Associate. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree from the Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan.