Vihren joined Cairn Capital in 2019 as a senior credit analyst focusing on loans. Prior to that, Vihren spent close to seven years at Alcentra, where he was a senior credit analyst and in more recent years a portfolio analyst. As a senior analyst at Alcentra, he was responsible for covering leveraged loans and high yield bonds in a number of sectors. As a portfolio analyst, he engaged in CLO portfolio analysis, monitoring, construction and optimisation. Prior to Alcentra, Vihren was a credit analyst at Oak Hill Advisors, focusing on performing and stressed/distressed investments in leveraged loans and high yield. Vihren started his career in finance in 2006 as part of the leveraged finance and financial sponsors team of UBS’s Investment Banking division.