Mr. King serves as Director of Research at Fulcrum. Prior to joining Fulcrum, Mr. King was a senior analyst at Beach Point Capital Management LP, a credit hedge fund focused on stressed/distressed opportunities, where he invested across the capital structure and participated on creditor committees. Before Beach Point, Mr. King was an analyst at Monarch Alternative Capital LP, where he analyzed and invested in distressed/event-driven opportunities. Prior to Monarch, Mr. King worked in the Recapitalization and Restructuring group at Jefferies & Company, where he helped guide numerous debtors and creditor committees through restructurings as a financial advisor. Mr. King graduated with a degree in Economics from Harvard University.
Jacob Lam joined Fulcrum in 2018 and serves as a research analyst. Prior to Fulcrum, Jacob Lam was a distressed debt analyst at Illiquidx in London, a sell side desk specializing in distressed and illiquid financial assets such as defaulted loans, bonds and private equity. His coverage included Chapter 11, Latin America, Europe, Sovereigns and Asia. At Illiquidx his responsibilities included the sourcing of claims, the pricing and valuation of distressed assets and deep credit analysis. Jacob holds a Masters in Law and Finance from Queen Mary, University of London and a LLB Law from the University of Liverpool.
Mr. Petrus joined Fulcrum in 2019 and serves as Vice President responsible for EMEA opportunities coverage. Prior to joining Fulcrum, Mr. Petrus spent his internship at Greylock Capital, New York, covering distressed and high-yield debt in Europe, Africa, and Middle East. Before that, Viktor spent 5 years as a portfolio manager of the second-largest corporate pension fund in Ukraine and has additional 6 years of experience in sales & trading. Mr. Petrus received his MBA degree from Johnson School of Management (Cornell).