Scott Roth, CFA

Head of Global High Yield

Charlotte, NC

Scott Roth is Head of Global High Yield at Barings, responsible for the firm’s high yield bond, senior secured loans and multi-asset credit total return strategies. He is also the Chair of the Global High Yield Allocation Committee and U.S. High Yield Investment Committee as well as a portfolio manager for various high yield bond and multi-asset credit portfolios. Scott has worked in the industry since 1993 and his experience has encompassed fund management, underwriting, leveraged loans and high yield. Prior to joining the firm in 2002, he was a Vice President at Webster Bank and was a high yield analyst at Times Square Capital Management. He also served as an underwriter at Chubb Insurance Company. Scott holds a B.B.A. from Western Michigan University, an M.B.A. from the University of Michigan and is a member of the CFA Institute.