Ralph Eley

Ralph Eley

Director, Asset Management

Allianz Global Investors

Ralph is head of asset management for the Infrastructure Debt Team at Allianz Global Investors. The team was established in September 2012 to develop the institutional investor debt market in infrastructure and to secure investments in the sector for Allianz Global Investor’s parent, Allianz SE and third party investors. Since its inception, the team has made over €1.5bn of debt investments in a variety of infrastructure sectors, including greenfield PPPs, utility financings and refinancings, including various landmark transactions, such as the L2 Marseille bypass and the M8 in Scotland.

 Ralph has 18 years experience of working in infrastructure finance, including roles in bank lending, bond finance, asset management, equity, advisory and financial modelling.  Prior to joining EIB, Ralph worked for Hadrian’s Wall Capital, Assured Guaranty, Ambac Assurance and Bank of Scotland.  Ralph holds a First Class Honours Degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Manchester.