Penny McDermid is a Partner at Kew Capital LLP, a London-based investment and management advisor responsible for originating and advising on private equity, listed securities and structured debt investments.

Prior to joining Kew Capital in 2008, McDermid was a Vice President at Credit Suisse in its fixed income structuring group for Central and Eastern Europe, the Middle East and Africa. In this role, she was responsible for structuring bespoke financing solutions for client companies operating in those regions.

Prior to joining Credit Suisse in 2006, McDermid worked in the business development group at Keyera, one of the largest independent natural gas and natural gas liquids midstream businesses in Western Canada. She has also held positions as an Associate on the Emerging Markets Local Currency trading desk at Merrill Lynch in London, and as a Project Manager for Enerflex Systems in Calgary.

Penny McDermid holds a degree in Chemical Engineering from Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario, and an MBA from IESE Business School in Barcelona, Spain.