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Adalla Kim

Adalla Kim is a reporter for Private Debt Investor, where she covers private debt investments across Asia Pacific. She joined from a Financial Times publication, having covered Korean institutional investments across asset classes and alternative investments in Asia Pacific. Before that, she was a Graduate Intern at Campbell Lutyens, a private equity and infrastructure advisory group headquartered in London. She has a bachelor’s degree in International Trade from Incheon National University and speaks Korean, English and Spanish.
The Korean sovereign fund is targeting mezzanine and junior tranches for real estate and infrastructure debt.
The Korean pension fund has put out an RFP to hire private debt managers for US direct lending mandates.
Global investors’ appetite in Asia focuses mostly on mezzanine and subordinated debt, followed by distressed debt, PDI data shows.
The investment firm has provided unitranche debt financing for the acquisition of a cosmetic treatment firm.
Private debt investors are spotting opportunities in Asia-Pacific where distressed and mezzanine strategies are dominant.
Korean investors are seeking separately managed accounts for transparency and flexible capital deployment.
Insurers in the region are investing in higher-risk products and with longer-term investment horizons as their liabilities increase.

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