Nicholas M. Cooper is a Vice President at Burford Capital.
Mr. Cooper is a former associate at H.I.G. Capital in Miami, where he focused on special-situations credit investing. His work primarily included underwriting investments in secondary-market purchases of high-yield debt instruments, origination of BDC term loans, and equity of distressed companies. Prior to that, Mr. Cooper worked as an investment banking analyst at Credit Suisse in Chicago, where he was a member of the Global Industrials Group and served as a junior member of the firm’s US Corporate Credit Underwriting Committee.
Mr. Cooper earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Notre Dame, majoring in both mathematics and finance.