James Greenwood

Senior Adviser

James joined Permira Credit in June 2007 and led the business as Chief Executive Officer between 2009 and September 2023.

James has over 30 years of European credit experience. In his early career he spent time at Continental Bank, Bankers Trust, Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette, and Merrill Lynch, where he was a Managing Director in Leverage Finance. He then joined Lehman Brothers in 2003 as co-head of European Leverage Finance, before moving across to the Financial Sponsor Coverage group in 2005.


James holds a degree in Economics from Bristol University, England.


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