Ironbridge Equity Partners announced Ali Akbar has rejoined the Canadian mid-market private equity firm as a principal. Akbar, who joins from Bain & Company, was previously an Ironbridge vice president.
(Toronto. July 22, 2020) Ironbridge Equity Partners is pleased to announce the rejoining of Ali Akbar as Principal.
Ali brings extensive experience across private equity, management consulting, and investment banking. Over the past 3 years, Ali was at Bain & Company in both New York and London, where he advised private equity and corporate clients on commercial due diligence, merger integration, and value creation & performance improvement across a variety of industries. Prior to Bain, Ali was a Vice President at Ironbridge, where he was involved in new investment opportunities and supporting portfolio company growth. Ali began his career at KPMG Corporate Finance, focusing on mid-market M&A and capital advisory.
Ali holds an MBA from London Business School and a Bachelor of Commerce degree from McGill University, where he graduated with Great Distinction. Ali is also a Chartered Accountant.