Orchard Global Capital Group Pte. Ltd.

John R. Young — Deputy CIO and Senior Portfolio Manager

Mr. Young is the Deputy Chief Investment Officer for OGAM and the senior portfolio manager for the EleganTree Fund and Black Forest Fund. Mr. Young is registered with the Monetary Authority of Singapore as an Authorized Representative for Orchard Global Asset Management (S) Pte Ltd.  Mr. Young began working with OGAM in 2009 and joined full time as a principal in 2010. Prior to OGAM, Mr. Young worked for Merrill Lynch International in London where he started and built up the Structured Illiquid Credit Trading desk, which executed a number of bespoke transactions including several regulatory capital-related trades. Before Merrill Lynch, Mr. Young worked for Deutsche Bank where he worked first in the firm’s Global Relative Value Group and then helped form a solutions-driven trading desk within the credit trading platform where he originated, structured and executed structured finance transactions. Mr. Young began his career in the property and casualty insurance sector where he specialized in working with natural resource companies to structure and place innovative insurance and re-insurance programs. Mr. Young received his BA (Hons) from the Plan II Honors program at the University of Texas at Austin and earned his MBA from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School.