Our people

The skill, dedication, vision and creativity of our people drives our success.

Investcorp develops, retains and attracts talented people of many nationalities, and provides a distinctive culture in which they can thrive and excel. We promote an entrepreneurial environment and a partnership mindset.

We employ dedicated, client-focused individuals with the ability to make the right connections to the right deals on behalf of clients.

Private equity

North America

  • Vitali Bourchtein

    Vitali Bourchtein

    New York

    Vitali Bourchtein

    Vitali Bourchtein

    New York

    Vice President, Private Equity – North America

    Vitali Bourchtein joined Investcorp in 2017. Prior to joining Investcorp, Vitali was a Private Equity Associate at Irving Place Capital. Prior to his tenure with Irving Place Capital, he was an Investment Banking Analyst in the Mergers & Acquisitions group at J.P. Morgan.

    Vitali holds a Bachelor of Science in Finance and Accounting from New York University's Stern School of Business and an MBA with High Distinction from the Harvard Business School.

  • Maud Brown

    Maud Brown

    New York

    Maud Brown

    Maud Brown

    New York

    Managing Director, Private Equity - North America 

    Maud Brown joined Investcorp in 2001. Maud spent 12 years in Investcorp's London office focusing on European investment opportunities. In 2013, Maud joined our North American Corporate Investment team and is now based in New York. She currently serves on the firm's Investment Committee and on the board of directors of Nobel Learning Communities, Inc., PRO Unlimited, Inc., and The Wrench Group.

    Prior to joining Investcorp, Maud started her career in the Mergers & Acquisition departments of Merrill Lynch and Salomon Brothers. She graduated from Ecole Supérieure de Commerce de Paris and holds a Master's Degree in Business Law and Taxation from the University of Paris XI.

  • Enrique Casafont

    Enrique Casafont

    Enrique Casafont

    Enrique Casafont

    Vice President, Private Equity – North America

    Enrique Casafont rejoined Investcorp in 2019, having left to co-found Monday Health, a provider of care navigation services specializing in mental healthcare. From 2013 to 2017, Enrique worked at Investcorp in the North American private equity group sourcing and executing new investment opportunities as well as working with portfolio companies. Prior to Investcorp, Enrique was an investment banking analyst in the Financial Sponsors Group at Morgan Stanley in New York.

    Enrique holds a BS in Economics with concentrations in Operations & Information Management and Finance from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania.

  • Phil Comerford

    Phil Comerford

    New York

    Phil Comerford

    Phil Comerford

    New York

    Vice President, Private Equity – North America

    Phil Comerford joined Investcorp in 2018. Prior to joining Investcorp, Phil was a Private Equity Associate at OMERs Private Equity. Previously, he was an Investment Banking Analyst in the Healthcare group at Citi.

    Phil holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from the Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan and an MBA from the Harvard Business School.

  • Michael Emmet

    Michael Emmet

    New York

    Michael Emmet

    Michael Emmet

    New York

    Principal, Private Equity - North America

    Michael Emmet joined Investcorp in 2010. Prior to joining Investcorp, Michael worked for GE Capital and The Bank of New York.

    Michael holds a BA in Economics from Wake Forest University, North Carolina and an MS in Finance from the Kellogg School of Management, Illinois.

  • William Estes

    William Estes

    New York

    William Estes

    William Estes

    New York

    Associate, Private Equity – North America

    William Estes joined Investcorp in 2016. Prior to joining Investcorp, William worked as an investment banking analyst in the Leveraged Finance group at Jefferies.

    William holds a BA in Economics from Boston College.

  • Kirk Fleischer

    Kirk Fleischer

    New York

    Kirk Fleischer

    Kirk Fleischer

    New York

    Principal, Private Equity – North America

    Kirk Fleischer joined Investcorp in 2016 to focus on deal sourcing and business development. Prior to joining Investcorp, Kirk worked for seven years as an EVP of Strategy and Corporate Development at BeavEx Inc.  Prior to that, he spent 12 years in investment banking at Jefferies, Lehman Brothers and Oppenheimer, and also spent 5 years in corporate development at Dun & Bradstreet.

    Kirk holds a BA in History from Middlebury College and an MBA in Finance from the Johnson Graduate School of Business at Cornell University. 

  • Amit Gaind

    Amit Gaind

    New York

    Amit Gaind

    Amit Gaind

    New York

    Principal, Private Equity - North America 

    Amit Gaind joined Investcorp in 2010 from Lazard, where he was an investment banking associate in the Technology, Media & Telecommunications Group.

    Amit holds a BS in Engineering from Dartmouth College, New Hampshire and a BA in Physics from Colby College, Maine.

  • Kevin Jay

    Kevin Jay

    New York

    Kevin Jay

    Kevin Jay

    New York

    Principal, Private Equity - North America 

    Kevin Jay joined Investcorp in 2014 from Arsenal Capital Partners, where he spent three years as a Private Equity Associate. Previously, he worked at UBS in the Financial Sponsors, Leveraged Finance and Restructuring group.

    Kevin holds a Bachelor of Science in Applied Economics and Management from Cornell University.

  • Paul Kagan

    Paul Kagan

    New York

    Paul Kagan

    Paul Kagan

    New York

    Associate, Private Equity – North America

    Paul Kagan joined Investcorp in 2018. Prior to joining Investcorp, Paul worked as an investment banking analyst in the Consumer & Retail group at Lazard.

    Paul holds a BBA with focuses in Finance, Accounting, and Strategy Consulting from the Goizueta Business School at Emory University.

  • Kevin Keough

    Kevin Keough

    New York

    Kevin Keough

    Kevin Keough

    New York

    Managing Director, Private Equity - North America

    Kevin Keough joined Investcorp in 2017 to focus on post-acquisition. Prior to joining Investcorp, Kevin was the Managing Director and Global Head of Portfolio Management Group for Arcapita Investment Management, Inc. Previously, Kevin was an Senior Executive with First Energy Corporation. Previously to tenure with FirstEnergy Corporation, Kevin was a Management Consultant with McKinsey & Company, Inc.

    Kevin holds an MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business and BS with a concentration in Engineering Mechanics, with honors, from the United State Military Academy at West Point.

  • Warren Knapp

    Warren Knapp

    New York

    Warren Knapp

    Warren Knapp

    New York

    Principal, Private Equity - North America

    Warren Knapp joined Investcorp in 2011. Previously, he was an Associate with Morgenthaler Partners in Boston, where he worked in the Private Equity Group. Warren also spent two years with Edgeview Partners in Charlotte, where he was focused on middle market mergers and acquisitions advisory.

    Warren holds a BS in Commerce from the McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia and an MBA from the Harvard Business School.

  • Stephen Miller

    Stephen Miller

    New York

    Stephen Miller

    Stephen Miller

    New York

    Managing Director, Private Equity - North America 

    Stephen Miller joined Investcorp in 2007 from Credit Suisse in New York, where he was an investment banking analyst in the Financial Sponsors Group. He currently serves on the board of directors of ICR, KS Group, Paper Source, and United Talent Agency.

    Stephen holds a BS in Business Administration - Finance and Management, from Georgetown University.

  • Timothy Ng

    Timothy Ng

    New York

    Timothy Ng

    Timothy Ng

    New York

    Vice President, Private Equity - North America

    Timothy first joined Investcorp in 2007 as part of the financial controls team and moved to work with Corporate Investment in 2008. Timothy is responsible for the day-to-day accounting and reporting functions for the team.

    Timothy holds a BA in Philosophy, Politics and Law from Binghamton University.

  • Kevin Nickelberry

    Kevin Nickelberry

    New York

    Kevin Nickelberry

    Kevin Nickelberry

    New York

    Managing Director, Private Equity - North America 

    Kevin Nickelberry joined Investcorp in 2003. Prior to joining Investcorp, Kevin worked for five years at JP Morgan Partners and three years at Goldman, Sachs & Co. He currently serves on the firm's Investment Committee and on the board of directors of Paper Source, Inc., Sur La Table, Inc., and totes»ISOTONER Corporation.   

    Kevin holds a BA in Business Administration from Morehouse College, Atlanta and an MBA from Harvard University.

  • Anand Radhakrishnan

    Anand Radhakrishnan

    New York

    Anand Radhakrishnan

    Anand Radhakrishnan

    New York

    Managing Director, Product Specialist – Private Equity and Absolute Return Investments

    Anand Radhakrishnan joined Investcorp in 2002 and is currently the Product Specialist for Private Equity and Absolute Return Investments units. He has held different roles and responsibilities at Investcorp, including COO for North American Private Equity group, overseeing private equity client relationships in the US, and member of Investcorp’s Technology Investments team.

    Prior to Investcorp, Anand was with The Carlyle Group in Washington, D.C., where he worked in the Venture Capital Group and at Robertson Stephens in San Francisco, where he was a member of the Technology Mergers and Acquisitions Team.

    Anand holds a BS in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an MBA with Distinction from the Harvard Business School.

  • Gaurav Sharma

    Gaurav Sharma

    New York

    Gaurav Sharma

    Gaurav Sharma

    New York

    Principal, Private Equity - North America

    Gaurav Sharma joined Investcorp in 2015 from Bank of America Merrill Lynch, where he was a member of the private equity and principal investments group. Prior to BAML, Gaurav was a member of the investment team at Metalmark Capital in New York.

    Gaurav was previously with the Mergers & Acquisitions group at Lazard Frères & Co. He holds a BA in Economics from Claremont McKenna College, and an MBA from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.

  • Rajiv Sheth

    Rajiv Sheth

    New York

    Rajiv Sheth

    Rajiv Sheth

    New York

    Vice President, Private Equity- North America 

    Rajiv Sheth joined Investcorp in 2014. Prior to joining Investcorp, Rajiv worked as an investment banking analyst in the Industrial M&A Group at Rothschild in New York.

    Rajiv holds a Bachelor of Science in Finance and Economics from New York University's Stern School of Business.

  • David Tayeh

    David Tayeh

    New York

    David Tayeh

    David Tayeh

    New York

    David Tayeh is Head of Private Equity - North America. He is a member of the Firm’s Operating Committee and serves on its Investment Committee and the Financial and Risk Management Committee. 

    David rejoined Investcorp in 2015, having left the firm in 2011 to join CVC Capital Partners as a Partner. From 1999 to 2011, David was a member of Investcorp’s Corporate Investment team and acted as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Jostens, Inc., a former Investcorp portfolio company. Prior to Investcorp, David was a Vice President with Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette.

    David currently serves on the boards of directors of AlixPartners, Arrowhead Engineered Products, ICR, KS Group, Paper Source, PRO Unlimited, TPx Communications, United Talent Agency and The Wrench Group.

    David holds a BA degree in Politics, Economics, Rhetoric and Law from the University of Chicago and an MBA from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania.

  • Nenad Tomic

    Nenad Tomic

    New York

    Nenad Tomic

    Nenad Tomic

    New York

    Associate, Private Equity – North America

    Nenad Tomic joined Investcorp in 2017. Prior to joining Investcorp, Nenad worked as an investment banking analyst in the Power & Energy group at Guggenheim.

    Nenad graduated with a B.S. in Applied Economics and Management and Biometry & Statistics, summa cum laude, from Cornell University.

  • Dina Treanor

    Dina Treanor

    New York

    Dina Treanor

    Dina Treanor

    New York

    Vice President, Private Equity & Real Estate - North America

    Dina Treanor joined  Investcorp in 2015 to help on investment operations and reporting for the Corporate Investment and Real Estate teams. Prior to joining Investcorp, Dina was a Senior Director in the Commercial Mortgage Group at Fitch Ratings. Prior to that Dina worked at Bear Stearns in Lodging Equity Research as well as their Commercial Mortgage Group. 

    Dina has a BA in Mathematics from College of the Holy Cross and an MBA from Columbia Business School.

  • Eric Vorchheimer

    Eric Vorchheimer

    New York

    Eric Vorchheimer

    Eric Vorchheimer

    New York

    Vice President, Private Equity – North America

    Eric Vorchheimer joined Investcorp in 2016. Prior to joining Investcorp, Eric worked as an investment banking analyst in the Industrials group at Citi.

    Eric graduated with a BSBA in Finance & International Business, cum laude, from the McDonough School of Business at Georgetown University. 

  • Julie Welinsky

    Julie Welinsky

    New York

    Julie Welinsky

    Julie Welinsky

    New York

    Vice President, Private Equity - North America

    Julie Welinsky joined Investcorp in 2014 from UBS, where she spent two years as an investment banking analyst in Leveraged Finance.

    Julie holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from the Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan.

  • Jiachang Xiang

    Jiachang Xiang

    New York

    Jiachang Xiang

    Jiachang Xiang

    New York

    Associate, Private Equity – North America

    Jiachang Xiang joined Investcorp in 2017. Prior to joining Investcorp, Jiachang worked as an investment banking analyst in the Industrials group at Barclays.

    Jiachang holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from the Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan.

Europe

  • Rob Bostock

    Rob Bostock

    London

    Rob Bostock

    Rob Bostock

    London

    Principal, Private Equity - Europe

    Robert Bostock joined Investcorp in 2017 from Space NK, where he held the position of Director of Technology with responsibility for eCommerce, Customer Relationship Management and IT. Prior to that, Robert spent 2 years at The Dune Group, a privately owned UK Footwear Brand as Group Head of eCommerce. Previous roles include Head of eCommerce at White Stuff and Thomas Pink (LVMH).

    Robert holds a BA (hons) in Economics from De Montfort University, England.

  • Andrea Davis

    Andrea Davis

    London

    Andrea Davis

    Andrea Davis

    London

    Managing Director, Private Equity- Europe

    Andrea joined Investcorp in 2014. Prior to that she held the role of CFO at TDX Group – sold by Investcorp in January 2014. Before this role she was CEO - EMEA at Fellowes, a privately owned US manufacturing company. Earlier roles include the CFO at Willett International (a global print technology company), Head of Corporate Strategy for BAA and various roles at Ernst & Young, Price Waterhouse and J.P.Morgan.

    Andrea received a B.Sc in Electronics and a MBA from London Business School.

  • Sébastien De Bock

    Sébastien De Bock

    London

    Sébastien De Bock

    Sébastien De Bock

    London

    Associate, Private Equity – Europe

    Sébastien De Bock joined Investcorp in 2019. Prior to Investcorp, he worked in the Investment Banking Division at Deutsche Bank in London, where he focused on a variety of corporate finance and M&A transactions in the Benelux and Nordic region.

    Sébastien holds a BSc and MSc in Business Economics from KU Leuven, with exchanges to LMU München and the Simon Business School at the University of Rochester, New York.

  • Nicola Ferraris

    Nicola Ferraris

    London

    Nicola Ferraris

    Nicola Ferraris

    London

    Principal, Private Equity - Europe

    Nicola Ferraris joined Investcorp in 2010. Prior to that, he was a member in Credit Suisse's Telecommunication, Media & Gaming team based in London.

    Nicola holds a Diplome de Grande Ecole and a MSc in Finance from ESCP Europe.

  • Melanie Figgener

    Melanie Figgener

    London

    Melanie Figgener

    Melanie Figgener

    London

    Vice President, Private Equity- Europe

    Melanie first joined Investcorp in 2003 and is now part of the portfolio companies management team. Prior to Investcorp she worked at KPMG Consulting Hamburg where she led the Competence Centre Utilities.

    Melanie has a diploma in Economics from Hanover University in Germany.

  • Maxime Geraudie

    Maxime Geraudie

    London

    Maxime Geraudie

    Maxime Geraudie

    London

    Associate - Private Equity, Europe

    Maxime joined Investcorp in 2018. Prior to Investcorp, he worked three years in the investment banking team at Canaccord Genuity in London.

    Maxime holds an MSc degree in Corporate Finance & Banking from EDHEC Business School.

  • Luis Gonzalez

    Luis Gonzalez

    London

    Luis Gonzalez

    Luis Gonzalez

    London

    Principal, Private Equity - Europe

    Luis Gonzalez joined Investcorp in 2008. He joined from JP Morgan where he worked in the London acquisition and leveraged finance team. Prior to that, he worked for JP Morgan's mergers and acquisitions team in Madrid.

    Luis holds a degree in Aeronautical Engineering from the University Politecnica in Madrid.

  • Juergen Heilmann

    Juergen Heilmann

    London

    Juergen Heilmann

    Juergen Heilmann

    London

    Principal, Private Equity - Europe

    Juergen Heilmann joined Investcorp in 2018 from Beiersdorf AG. During 10 years with Beiersdorf, Juergen held leadership positions in Finance, Supply Chain and Business Development. Between 2012 and 2016, he was the CFO and Head of Supply Chain of Beiersdorf Colombia. Prior to that, he spent six years in Top Management Consulting with Bain & Company and Accenture, serving clients in various industries across Europe.

    Juergen holds an MBA from UCLA Anderson School of Management and a Business Diploma from Ludwig-
    Maximilians-University Munich.

  • Sebastian Inger

    Sebastian Inger

    London

    Sebastian Inger

    Sebastian Inger

    London

    Principal, Private Equity - Europe

    Sebastian Inger joined Investcorp in 2013. Prior to Investcorp he worked in the industrial team at Credit Suisse in London. Previously he worked at Swedbank in Sweden, in both the equity research team and corporate finance
    division.

    Sebastian has an International BSc and MSc in Finance with a sub-degree in Japanese, from the University of Gothenburg School of Business, Economics and Law in Sweden.

  • Alexander Koeppen

    Alexander Koeppen

    London

    Alexander Koeppen

    Alexander Koeppen

    London

    Associate, Private Equity – Europe

    Alexander Köppen joined Investcorp in 2018. Prior to Investcorp he worked as an analyst in the Corporate Finance M&A and ECM, Industrials team at Deutsche Bank in London.

    Alexander holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Management from Westfälische Wilhelms
    Universitaet in Germany.

  • Owen Li

    Owen Li

    London

    Owen Li

    Owen Li

    London

    Principal, Private Equity - Europe

    Owen Li joined Investcorp in 2010. Prior to Investcorp, he was an associate within the TMT investment banking group at Nomura and before that at Lehman Brothers in London. He currently sits in the boards of ABAX and SecureLink and has previously served as a board member at CSIdentity and Magnum Semiconductors, and as a board observer at Skrill and eviivo.

    Owen holds a BSc in Economics at Bristol University, England.

  • Daniel Lopez-Cruz

    Daniel Lopez-Cruz

    London

    Daniel Lopez-Cruz

    Daniel Lopez-Cruz

    London

    Head, Private Equity - Europe

    Daniel is the head of Investcorp’s European Private Equity group and a member of Investcorp’s global private equity investment committee. Since joining Investcorp in 2005, Daniel has been responsible for a number of private equity investments across a wide range of industries and European countries. He currently sits in the boards of Agromillora and SPG Prints and has previously served on the boards of Polyconcept, Icopal, Asiakastieto and Esmalglass.

    Prior to Investcorp, Daniel was an Executive Director in Morgan Stanley’s investment banking group in New York and London and was previously a Director in UBS’s investment banking group in New York. He holds an MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management and a dual degree in Law and Economics from ICADE.

  • Benjamin Marino

    Benjamin Marino

    London

    Benjamin Marino

    Benjamin Marino

    London

    Vice President, Private Equity - Europe

    Benjamin Marino joined Investcorp in 2015. Prior to Investcorp he worked in the Technology, Media and Telecommunications Investment Banking team at Barclays Capital in London. Benjamin holds an MSc in Finance from Imperial College London and a BSc in Mathematics with Economics from University College London.

  • Jose Pfeifer

    Jose Pfeifer

    London

    Jose Pfeifer

    Jose Pfeifer

    London

    Managing Director, Private Equity - Europe

    Jose is a member of Investcorp’s private equity investment committee. Since joining Investcorp in 2006, Jose has led a number of investments and realizations in Germany, the UK and Southern Europe. He currently sits on the boards of Kee Safety and Acura and has previously served on the boards of GL Education, Ceme Group, Moody International (observer), Georg Jensen and Agromillora. Prior to Investcorp, Jose worked in Citigroup’s Investment Banking team in London.

    Jose graduated from EBS University for Business and Law in Germany.

  • Pierre Schaeffer

    Pierre Schaeffer

    London

    Pierre Schaeffer

    Pierre Schaeffer

    London

    Associate, Private Equity – Europe

    Pierre Schaeffer joined Investcorp in 2017. Prior to that, he was a member of the Financial Institutions Group at J.P. Morgan in London. Pierre holds an MSc in Management from EMLYON Business School.

  • Arne Uekötter

    Arne Uekötter

    London

    Arne Uekötter

    Arne Uekötter

    London

    Vice President, Private Equity - Europe

    Arne Uekötter joined Investcorp in 2015. Prior to joining Investcorp, he worked in Goldman Sachs’ Investment Banking Division in Frankfurt, where he spent two years advising on M&A, debt and equity transactions. Arne graduated from the University of Mannheim in Germany with a BSc in Business Administration with foreign language qualification in Japanese and holds an MBA with distinction from INSEAD.

  • Davide Vassena

    Davide Vassena

    London

    Davide Vassena

    Davide Vassena

    London

    Principal, Private Equity - Europe

    Davide Vassena joined Investcorp in 2016. Prior to Investcorp, he worked for the luxury mobile phone manufacturer Vertu, where he was the senior vice president responsible for product and marketing. Prior to that, he spent eight years at McKinsey Italy, serving clients throughout Europe and Middle East. Before that, Davide was Business Development manager and Head of Network Planning for Latin America at Nokia Networks, based out of Brazil and
    Italy.

    Davide holds a MS degree in Telecommunications Engineering from the University Politecnico di Milano.

  • Roberta Vezzoli

    Roberta Vezzoli

    London

    Roberta Vezzoli

    Roberta Vezzoli

    London

    Principal, Private Equity - Europe

    Roberta Vezzoli joined Investcorp in 2013. Prior to Investcorp she worked in the UBS Investment Banking division in London, where she has spent the past three years in the Global Industrials Group, Mining and Chemicals working on M&A, IPO and financing transactions.

    Roberta has a MSc in International Management from Universita Commerciale Luigi Bocconi in Milan and an MA in Banking and Finance from Universitaet St. Gallen in Switzerland.

  • Megan Zheng

    Megan Zheng

    London

    Megan Zheng

    Megan Zheng

    London

    Associate, Private Equity - Europe

    Megan Zheng joined Investcorp in 2017. Prior to Investcorp, she was a M&A Associate in the Investment Banking Division at Barclays. Megan holds a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting in Management from Tsinghua University, School of Economics and Management in Beijing, China, which included an exchange programme at the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania in 2012.

MENA

  • Edmond Abi Saleh

    Edmond Abi Saleh

    Bahrain

    Edmond Abi Saleh

    Edmond Abi Saleh

    Bahrain

    Associate, Private Equity - MENA

    Edmond joined Investcorp as an Associate in Corporate Investment, MENA in September 2016. Prior to Investcorp he worked with Ernst & Young and Duneapps in Doha, Qatar. Edmond holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance, Manufacturing, Management Consulting and General Management from Carnegie Mellon University and a Master in Finance from London Business School.

  • Khalifa Al Jalahma

    Khalifa Al Jalahma

    Bahrain

    Khalifa Al Jalahma

    Khalifa Al Jalahma

    Bahrain

    Vice President, Private Equity - MENA

    Khalifa Al Jalahma joined Investcorp in 2010 from Citigroup in Dubai, UAE, where he was an Analyst in the Investment Banking team focusing on M&A advisory.

    Khalifa holds an MBA in Finance and a BS in Corporate Finance & Accounting from Bentley University in Boston.

  • Ala AlSaleh

    Ala AlSaleh

    Bahrain

    Ala AlSaleh

    Ala AlSaleh

    Bahrain

    Vice President, Private Equity - MENA

    Ala AlSaleh joined Investcorp in 2011 from Ernst & Young in Atlanta where she was part of the valuation and business modeling team. Prior to that, Ala worked with Ernst & Young in Bahrain in their transaction advisory services group.

    Ala holds a BSc (Distinction) in Banking & Finance from the University of Bahrain and an MBA from Texas Christian University.  She is also a Fulbright Scholar.

  • Hasan Alshuwaikh

    Hasan Alshuwaikh

    Bahrain

    Hasan Alshuwaikh

    Hasan Alshuwaikh

    Bahrain

    Vice President, Private Equity – MENA

    Hasan Alshuwaikh joined Investcorp in June 2016 from Standard Chartered Bank in Singapore where he spent three years as an associate in their Mergers & Acquisitions team. Prior to this, he worked with PricewaterhouseCoopers out of Bahrain.

    Hasan holds a Bachelors of Science in Business Administration, with a concentration in Finance, from the San Diego State University. Hasan is a Certified Public Accountant in California (US) and a Chartered Financial Analyst.

  • Sunil Bhilotra

    Sunil Bhilotra

    Bahrain

    Sunil Bhilotra

    Sunil Bhilotra

    Bahrain

    Principal, Private Equity - MENA

    Sunil Bhilotra joined Investcorp in 2009 from Barclays Capital where he was a Director in the Sponsor and Leveraged Finance team. Prior to that, he worked with Credit Suisse's Financial Sponsors Group and Investment Banking team.

    Sunil is a Chartered Accountant and MBA (London Business School), and holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree in finance and real estate from McGill University, Canada and a graduate diploma in public accounting, also from McGill University.

  • Alptekin Diler

    Alptekin Diler

    Bahrain

    Alptekin Diler

    Alptekin Diler

    Bahrain

    Principal, Private Equity – MENA

    Alptekin Diler rejoined Investcorp in 2014 having previously spent three years with the company from 2008-2010. He rejoined Investcorp from Global Capital Management, where he was a Director managing investment opportunities for the company and acted as a Board member of Global's Turkish portfolio company Yargici, a leading retailer of women's fashion. Prior to that he worked with ADM Capital as an Investment Manager.

    Alptekin holds an MBA in Finance from Sabanci University and a Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from Istanbul Technical University.

  • Wassim Hammoude

    Wassim Hammoude

    Bahrain

    Wassim Hammoude

    Wassim Hammoude

    Bahrain

    Principal, Private Equity - MENA

    Wassim Hammoude joined Investcorp in 2008 from Deloitte & Touche in Dubai. Prior to this, he worked with Albazie & Co. (formerly Arthur Andersen) in Kuwait.

    Wassim holds an MBA from Columbia Business School and a BS in banking and finance from the Lebanese American University. He is also an Accredited Valuation Analyst.

  • Sweeny Lewis

    Sweeny Lewis

    Bahrain

    Sweeny Lewis

    Sweeny Lewis

    Bahrain

    Associate, Private Equity - MENA

    Sweeny Lewis joined Investcorp in 2016 from Goldman Sachs Services, India, where she was as an associate in the Finance Division. Prior to that, she was an analyst in the Investment Banking division of Goldman Sachs, focusing on M&A advisory. 

    Sweeny holds an MBA in Finance from the ICFAI Business School, Hyderabad and a Bachelors of Commerce from the Mangalore University.

  • Walid Majdalani

    Walid Majdalani

    Bahrain

    Walid Majdalani

    Walid Majdalani

    Bahrain

    Head, Private Equity - MENA

    Walid Majdalani joined Investcorp in 2007 from ABN AMRO Bank NV, where he spent close to ten years, mainly in private equity. In his last role, he was an Investment Director in a €1.1 billion third party infrastructure fund where he was involved in sourcing and closing a number of transactions globally. Prior to this, Walid worked with Oracle Corporation in the UAE where he set up the Abu Dhabi office.

    Walid holds a BBA in Management Information Systems from the University of Texas and an MBA from Harvard University.

  • Robin Mansour

    Robin Mansour

    Bahrain

    Robin Mansour

    Robin Mansour

    Bahrain

    Vice President, Private Equity - MENA

    Robin Mansour joined Investcorp in 2015 from Deloitte in Dubai where he was part of their Corporate Finance Advisory Team. Robin holds a MSc in Corporate Finance from EM Lyon Business School in France and a BSc in International Business and Management from European Business School.

  • Oguz Oner

    Oguz Oner

    Bahrain

    Oguz Oner

    Oguz Oner

    Bahrain

    Vice President - Private Equity - MENA

    Oguz joins us from Dogus SK, Private Equity in Turkey where he was a Vice President and prior to that in various M&A roles with Global Investment House, Goldman Sachs, Rothschild and PDF Corporate Finance. Oguz holds a Bachelor degree in Economics from Sabanci University in Istanbul and an LLM in Law and Economics from Hamburg & Erasmus University in Rotterdam. 

Technology Investment

  • Kajetan Betz

    Kajetan Betz

    Kajetan Betz

    Kajetan Betz

    Associate, Private Equity - Technology

    Kajetan Betz joined Investcorp in 2018. Prior to that, he was an Associate at Lazard based in Frankfurt.

    Kajetan holds a Master in Finance from IE University in Madrid, and a BA in Business Administration from University of Mannheim.

  • Camilla Campion-Awwad

    Camilla Campion-Awwad

    Camilla Campion-Awwad

    Camilla Campion-Awwad

    Vice President, Private Equity - Technology

    Camilla joined Investcorp in 2017 following their acquisition of 3i Debt Management. She joined 3i Group from TDR Capital, where she was an Investor Relations Associate. Previous to this, Camilla worked in the Investment Management Division of Hoare’s Bank (now called Cazenove Capital Management). She began her career as a Graduate Analyst at Citigroup.

    Camilla was awarded a First Class MA Hons degree in History from the University of Edinburgh with an award for academic achievement. Camilla holds the CFA’s Investment Management Certificate (IMC). She is currently a Level 2 candidate for the Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) designation, having been awarded a double scholarship by the Association’s European Committee. 

  • Savio Tung

    Savio Tung

    Savio Tung

    Savio Tung

    Chairman of Investcorp Technology Partners

    Savio Tung has recently retired as the Chief Investment Officer of Investcorp and currently serves as Chairman of Investcorp Technology Partners. Before joining Investcorp in 1984, Savio Tung was a senior banker at Chase Manhattan Bank and worked in its offices in New York, Bahrain, Abu Dhabi and London. He was also a key executive in establishing Chase's Bahrain office and marketing presence in the Gulf.

    Savio holds a BS in Chemical Engineering from Columbia University. He is a trustee emeritus of Columbia University and is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. Savio is also an independent non-executive director of Bank of China, Hong Kong Limited and a board member of Tech Data Corporation (NASDAQ: TECD).

  • Gilbert Kamieniecky

    Gilbert Kamieniecky

    Gilbert Kamieniecky

    Gilbert Kamieniecky

    Head of Private Equity – Technology

    Gilbert Kamieniecky joined Investcorp in 2005. He leads Investcorp Technology Partners, which recently raised a $400m Fund IV to invest in lower mid-market technology companies with a specific focus on Data / Analytics, IT Security and Fintech / Payment. 

    Gilbert is on the board of Ageras, Calligo, eviivo, Impero, OpSec, softgarden and Ubisense.   Past board positions include TDX (sold to Equifax), Skrill (Paysafe, publicly listed), Dainese and Asiakastieto (publicly listed).

    Prior to Investcorp, Gilbert worked with Morgan Stanley in the Leveraged Finance Group, the Global Industrials Group and Firm Management. Gilbert graduated as Valedictorian from Cass Business School (City University) with a BSc in Business Studies and also holds an MSt in International Relations (History, Politics) from Cambridge University.

  • Anand Radhakrishnan

    Anand Radhakrishnan

    Anand Radhakrishnan

    Anand Radhakrishnan

    Managing Director, Product Specialist – Private Equity and Absolute Return Investments

    Anand Radhakrishnan joined Investcorp in 2002 and is currently the Product Specialist for Private Equity and Absolute Return Investments units. He has held different roles and responsibilities at Investcorp, including COO for North American Private Equity group, overseeing private equity client relationships in the US, and member of Investcorp’s Technology Investments team.

    Prior to Investcorp, Anand was with The Carlyle Group in Washington, D.C., where he worked in the Venture Capital Group and at Robertson Stephens in San Francisco, where he was a member of the Technology Mergers and Acquisitions Team.

    Anand holds a BS in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an MBA with Distinction from the Harvard Business School.

  • Georg Knoflach

    Georg Knoflach

    Georg Knoflach

    Georg Knoflach

    Principal, Private Equity - Technology

    Georg joined Investcorp in 2016 after four years at technology-focused private equity firm Silver Lake. Prior to that, he spent four years in Merrill Lynch’s investment banking team in Germany. Georg currently serves on the board of Calligo and eviivo.

    Georg holds an undergraduate degree in International Economics and Management from Bocconi University and a masters in International Business from HEC Paris.

  • Julian Bennet

    Julian Bennet

    Julian Bennet

    Julian Bennet

    Principal, Private Equity - Technology

    Julian Bennet joined Investcorp in 2016 after three years in the technology team of HGCapital in London. Prior to that, he spent three years at Augusta & Co, a mid-market UK corporate finance boutique and two years at Morgan Stanley, primarily in their technology M&A team, in both London and Dubai. Julian currently serves on the board of Impero and Ageras.

    Julian graduated with an MBA from The Wharton School and also holds a Master of Arts in Literae Humaniores from the University of Oxford.

  • Maria Patrão

    Maria Patrão

    Maria Patrão

    Maria Patrão

    Vice President, Private Equity - Technology

    Maria Patrão joined Investcorp in 2017 after four years at Goldman Sachs’ investment banking team in London. Prior to that, Maria spent two years at Deloitte’s strategic consulting practice in Portugal and Angola.

    Maria holds a Bachelor’s degree in Management from the University of Porto and a double Master’s degree in Business Administration and Finance from Católica-Lisbon School of Business and Economics and Lancaster University.