Babson Capital Management

Key Personnel


Russell D. Morrison
Head of Global Fixed Income

Russell Morrison is Head of Babson Capital’s Global Fixed Income Team. Prior to his current role, he served as Head of the Global High Yield Investments Team (2009-2013) and the Co-Head of the firm’s U.S. Loan Team (2007-2009). He has over 26 years of industry experience. Russell joined Babson Capital in June 2002 as part of the firm’s acquisition of First Union Institutional Debt Management (IDM), where he was a senior portfolio manager in IDM’s Portfolio Management Group. Prior to joining IDM, he was a Vice President for First Union Securities, Inc. Prior to that, he held roles as a Manager in Ernst & Young’s Management Consulting Group and as an accountant at North Carolina National Bank. Russell holds a B.S. from Wake Forest University and an M.B.A. from Carnegie Mellon’s Graduate School of Industrial Administration.


Matthew P. Natcharian, CFA
Head of Structured Credit

Matthew Natcharian is the head of the firm’s Structured Credit Team. He is responsible for the oversight of the firm’s CLO business, as well as the analysis of the firm’s structured credit products. Matt has over 18 years of industry experience. Prior to joining Babson Capital in 1995, he served as a financial information analyst at Allmerica Financial. Matt holds a B.S. from Bentley College. He is also a member of the CFA Institute.