Charles Koo

Investment Officer

Charles is an Investment Officer at Aperture.

Charles has over 14 years of experience investing throughout the credit cycle and has invested across the credit spectrum from performing to distressed opportunities in Europe and Asia-Pacific.

Before joining Aperture, Charles was the Head of the EuroAsia Special Assets and Private Distressed Group at Goldman Sachs in London where he was responsible for managing their European and Asia-Pacific based portfolios of private and public corporate performing and distressed debt. Prior to Goldman Sachs, Charles worked in Hong Kong and London at Strategic Value Partners where he focused on distressed debt and private equity opportunities in Europe and Asia. Charles began his career as an analyst at Goldman Sachs in Hong Kong in the Credit Capital Markets/Leveraged Finance Group.

Charles has a Bachelor of Commerce (Hons)(Finance), Bachelor of Laws (Hons) and a Diploma of Modern Languages (Mandarin Chinese) from the University of Melbourne.