Joseph Buckley is a senior member of Barings’ Global Private Finance Group. Joseph is responsible for originating, executing, underwriting and monitoring European private finance investments. He has worked in the industry since 2000. Prior to joining the firm in 2018, Joseph was a Director at Hermes Investment Management, where he was responsible for launching its private debt strategy. Prior to that, he was a Director at Bank of Ireland, where he was responsible for originating, executing and managing European senior loans. Joseph is a qualified Chartered Certified Accountant and holds an MBA from University College Dublin, Smurfit School of Business.