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Big Society Capital hires founder of JP Morgan's European high yield arm
by James Poulter on Sep 24, 2013 at 14:48
Big Society Capital has appointed former JP Morgan managing director Jeremy Rogers as its chief investment officer, with responsibility for overseeing the firm’s portfolio and managing the investment team.
Rogers joins the social investment bank from fund managers Praxient Capital where he was a partner and adviser to social investors Big Issue Invest.
Rogers said: ‘I am incredibly excited to be joining Big Society Capital at such a key stage in its development, to help it build sustainable ways to tackle social need.’
In his decade at JP Morgan, Rogers helped found and run their European high yield business.
Chief executive for Big Society Capital, Nick O’Donohoe, said: ‘Jeremy’s background means that he is uniquely placed to bring together the technical and analytical knowledge of structuring investments, with hands-on experience of the needs and challenges of the social sector.’
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