Loren Richards is Chief Strategy Officer of Cardea Capital Group, Inc. and, when not in Atlanta, is based in Frankfurt, having previously worked in London and Warsaw.
Loren is an English-qualified solicitor and was previously over twenty years with one of the world’s premier global full-service law firms, half of that time as a partner.
In addition to continuing to manage own investments, in May 2019, he successfully established a new law firm, which headquarters out of Frankfurt serving clients around the globe including Europe, Central and Southeastern Europe, the US, UAE and Africa. In the first year of operations, his firm has already achieved mandates on a range of situations having an aggregate value in excess of US$1bn.
He has in-depth experience in many asset classes in the infrastructure, real estate, retail, agriculture, finance and microfinance sectors.
His expertise focuses on special situations, as well as leveraged and multi-sourced investments and capitals structures, spanning the full life cycle of such investments, including workouts, and acting for all stakeholders.
Loren has been consistently recognized by leading legal directories for his expertise in his field. Loren joins Cardea to share his significant C-suite and investor advisory experience and support the wider management team.
His greatest passions include seeing the great in the little, shared mealtimes in convivial company, traveling anywhere with his wife and two daughters and challenging his own views with his daughters’ eye-opening perspectives on current issues.