Harvey Zachem is a Managing Director in the Public Finance group at Kroll Bond Rating Agency. Harvey focuses on infrastructure, transportation, tax and revenue backed debt, and general obligations. Zachem is responsible for the development of KBRA’s General Airport Revenue Bond Methodology and the success experienced within the airport space. Harvey has over 20 years of experience in public finance and credit risk management. Prior to joining KBRA, he was a Vice President and Senior Analyst at HSBC Global Asset Management, where he focused on municipal, sovereign, and sub-sovereign portfolio credits. Prior to this, Zachem served as a Director at FGIC and as a Vice President and Senior Credit Officer at Moody’s Investors Service. Harvey has a Master’s in Urban Planning from the University of Michigan and a BA from Columbia University.
Zachem is an active member of the Municipal Analysts Group of New York (MAGNY) Program Committee.