Mr. Avner joined Bain Capital Credit in 2006. He has been the Head of Bain Capital Credit Europe since 2009, is a Managing Director in Distressed and Special Situations and a Credit Committee member. Between 2006 and 2009, Mr. Avner was responsible for Bain Capital Credit's European Telecom and Media investments. Previously, Mr. Avner was a Manager at Bain & Company where he focused on private equity as well as the media and telecoms sectors. In addition, he spent six years in operations and marketing roles at Comverse Technology and Creo/Scitex.
Mr. Avner received an M.B.A. from INSEAD and a B.Sc. in Industrial Engineering from Tel Aviv University.