Lauren Fradgley is a Manager within the Equity Investments and Guarantee team at EIF (European Investment Fund), responsible for direct investments in alternative investment funds across Europe. Lauren specialises in the origination, analysis and approval of funds focused on providing financing to SMEs and small mid-caps. She also lends her expertise in structuring, raising and managing funds to help new asset management companies coming to market.
Prior to joining EIF in 2016, she focused on corporate finance and advisory working for the Corporate Banking arms of both Scotiabank and RBC, in Canada. She holds a Master’s degree in Advanced Corporate Finance from IE Business School and is a CFA charter holder.