Robin Knowles

Executive Vice President Portfolio Acquisitions at Axactor


Robin Knowles is the current Executive Vice President Portfolio Acquisitions at Axactor. Robin has over 20 years of experience in the financial industry, with a focus on distressed consumer debt. Robin started their career at Barclays in 1997 as a Credit Markets Portfolio Manager. In 2001 they moved to Aktiv Kapital, where they first worked as Group Business Analyst and then as UK Risk Director. From 2005 to 2006 they were Risk & Pricing Manager at Cabot Financial. In 2006 they joined Morgan Stanley as Vice President, where they were responsible for the analysis and acquisition of opportunities in the distressed consumer debt market. In 2008 they moved back to Aktiv Kapital, this time as Investment Director. During their time at Aktiv Kapital they held various positions, including interim Head of Capital from 2010 to 2014. In 2016 they left Aktiv Kapital and joined Axactor as Executive Vice President Portfolio Acquisitions.

Robin Knowles has a degree in Business Studies from the University of Plymouth and is a qualified management accountant.

Robin Knowles reports to Endre Rangnes, Chief Executive Officer. Some of their coworkers include Johnny Tsolis - Chief Financial Officer, Antonio Cataneo - Country Manager Italy, and Andrés López - Country Manager Spain.


  • Executive Vice President Portfolio Acquisitions

    Current role

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