John Walsh was Chief Executive Officer from RM2’s inception through June 2017, when he became a non-Executive Director. Mr. Walsh was instrumental in the development of the Group. Mr. Walsh has held leadership positions in the finance industry in New York and London.
Mr. Walsh began his career at Bank of America and then joined Prudential Bache. From 1988 to 2003 Mr. Walsh was at Credit Suisse, where he became a Managing Director. Mr. Walsh was Head of Syndication and Head of Capital Markets in London and spent ten years as Head of Global Capital Markets. Mr. Walsh was a member of the firm’s Fixed Income and Investment Management Committee and the Global Management Committee. In 2004, Mr. Walsh joined RBS Greenwich Capital Markets where he was Head of North American Credit Markets. Mr. Walsh was recognized as the third most influential European in US Financial Markets by Financial News (November 2005) and the seventh most important British Businessman in the US by the Sunday Times (December 2005).