Jonatan Plavnick joins Oaktree Capital Management as Managing Director of Emerging Markets

Oaktree Capital Management
10 September 2018
Oaktree Capital Management announced on September 10 2018 that Jonatan Plavnick has joined the firm as Managing Director of the Emerging Markets Debt team, where he will be contributing to sourcing, structuring and managing financing solutions across Latin America and Central Europe, the Middle East and North Africa. Julio Herrera, Portfolio Manager of Oaktree's Emerging Markets Opportunities and Emerging Markets Debt Total Return strategies, said: “We are thrilled to have Jonatan join our team. Jonatan brings a wealth of experience crafting credit solutions and distressed financing transactions for corporates, financial institutions and governments, and we look forward to benefitting from his expertise.” Mr. Plavnick has extensive experience working in emerging markets across Latin America, including Brazil, Argentina, Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean, as well as Turkey, Russia and Eastern Europe.

Oaktree is a leader among global investment managers specializing in alternative investments, with $122 billion in assets under management as of June 30, 2018. The firm emphasizes an opportunistic, value-oriented and risk-controlled approach to investments in credit, private equity, real assets and listed equities. The firm has over 900 employees and offices in 18 cities worldwide. For additional information, please visit Oaktree’s website at