“We’re thrilled to welcome Emmanuel to Companions Capital at a time when the shopper demand for funding companies and options throughout Asia has by no means been larger,” stated Raghavan, who based and ran the agency’s Asia enterprise in 2011 till turning into CEO in July 2020. “Emmanuel’s in depth community of senior relationships with buyers, asset managers and monetary establishments in Asia-Pacific (APAC) accentuates our potential to holistically serve our international purchasers.”
Pitsilis brings over 25 years of expertise in APAC as an investor and chief within the monetary companies trade. Previous to becoming a member of Companions Capital, he was an entrepreneur and early-stage enterprise investor centered on Asia B2B SaaS and FinTech sectors. During the last seven years, he co-founded two tech companies and constructed a profitable enterprise portfolio. As well as, he spent over 20 years at McKinsey & Firm, largely in Hong Kong, the place he was a Senior Accomplice within the monetary companies follow centered on constructing the Asian follow. At McKinsey, his purchasers included international funding banks, regional monetary establishments and senior coverage makers comparable to governments, central banks or securities regulators.
“I’m excited to affix Companions Capital at a time when Asia is on the forefront of world funding alternatives and funding innovation,” stated Pitsilis. “After assembly Arjun, Adam and Dominik, it was clear to me that the agency has unmatched potential given its deep mental capital and international funding expertise. The agency’s rigorous method to each side of investing together with analysis, extremely refined danger administration and portfolio building mixed with entry to top-tier managers and compelling funding concepts, and a capability to combine sustainability is really distinctive. We’re nicely positioned to assist each Asian buyers – establishments and a rising variety of household places of work – in navigating international markets and to assist international buyers in understanding and investing in Asia.”
Pitsilis holds a Masters from École Polytechnique majoring in Pure Arithmetic and Quantum Physics, a Masters in Engineering from École des Mines de Paris and an MBA from INSEAD.
About Companions Capital
Based in 2001, Companions Capital is an entirely unbiased Outsourced Funding Workplace (OCIO) primarily serving refined establishments and senior funding professionals in Europe, North America and Asia Pacific. With places of work in Boston, New York, London, Singapore, Hong Kong, San Francisco and Paris, the agency is among the few actually international OCIOs, using 230 folks worldwide and overlaying all main asset lessons. The agency oversees property in extra of $38 billion.1 Further data on Companions Capital could also be discovered at http://www.partners-cap.com
Prosek on behalf of Companions Capital
1 As at December 2020
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