Alinda Closes Debut Fund

Alinda Capital Partners has closed its debut infrastructure fund with $3 billion in capital commitments. C.P. Eaton served as placement agent. Alinda was formed last year by a team led by Chris Beale, former global head of project finance at Citigroup. Other senior managers include: Phil Dyk, former president of Ahlstrom Capital; Sanjay Khettry, former head of US and LatAm project finance at Citigroup; John Laxmi, former head of project bond origination with Citigroup; and Simon Riggall, fotmer head of European project finance at Citigroup.