Atlantic-Pacific Capital has added Peter Larsen as principal. Larsen will be leading a team that evaluates financial sponsor prospects.
Atlantic-Pacific Capital, the largest independently-owned global placement agent and advisory firm, announced today the addition of Peter Larsen as Principal. Mr. Larsen will be leading a team that evaluates financial sponsor prospects.
Mr. Larsen has 14 years of experience in the alternative investment industry and has worked extensively with institutional clients, including corporate and public pension programs, Taft-Hartley plans and sovereign wealth funds.
Prior to joining Atlantic-Pacific, Mr. Larsen was a Principal at Hamilton Lane Advisors where he worked for 11 years. During his tenure at Hamilton Lane, Mr. Larsen worked in New York, Philadelphia and London, leading the evaluation of buyout, venture capital, mezzanine, credit and real estate private equity funds. Most recently, he co-led Hamilton Lane’s real estate investment efforts. Before Hamilton Lane, he was a consultant to a biotechnology incubator, assisting in developing marketing strategy for fundraising purposes. Previously, Mr. Larsen worked in the Private Funds Group at WR Hambrecht + Co., a private equity placement agent, and in the institutional and trading department at Charles Schwab Capital markets. Mr. Larsen earned a BA from Bucknell University and an MBA from Columbia University.
“Atlantic-Pacific’s selective and customized approach has proven especially effective in today’s fundraising climate,” commented Mr. Larsen. “I am excited to expand the firm’s due diligence process in order to continue the focus on best-in-class managers.”
Mark Bourgeois, CEO and President, said, “We are pleased to welcome Peter to Atlantic-Pacific. His wealth of experience in evaluating alternative investment opportunities will provide significant benefits to all our clients.”
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Atlantic-Pacific Capital is the largest independently-owned global placement agent and advisory firm dedicated to raising capital for alternative investments. Since 1995, the firm has executed over 70 capital raising assignments aggregating over $50 billion for an extraordinary group of alternative asset managers. Typical mandates include private equity, real estate and infrastructure fund placements, as well as secondary advisory assignments and direct private placements. With experienced professionals located in New York, Greenwich, Chicago, San Francisco, London and Hong Kong, Atlantic-Pacific maintains a global network of trusted relationships with influential institutional and high-net-worth investors.
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