Atlantic-Pacific Capital said Tuesday that Mark Bourgeois was named CEO and president. Most recently, Bourgeois was CEO of the Americas for Credit Suisse’s asset management group.
Atlantic-Pacific Capital, the largest independently owned
global placement agent and advisory firm, announced today the addition of Mark Bourgeois as Chief
Executive Officer and President.
Mr. Bourgeois has spent 25 years in the alternative investments space. Previously, Mr. Bourgeois was
Chief Executive Officer of the Americas for Credit Suisse’s Asset Management group, where he was
responsible for driving the overall business results for funds in which Credit Suisse has an equity
interest. Prior to this role, Mr. Bourgeois was the Global Head of Distribution for Credit Suisse Asset
Management for three years where he established the marketing strategy and built global sales forces in
the institutional, retail and consulting channels. Mr. Bourgeois joined Credit Suisse from Lehman
Brothers where he was the Global Head of Distribution for Lehman Brothers Asset Management with a
focus on all alternative asset products. Mr. Bourgeois joined Lehman after nearly a ten year career
helping create and lead the UBS Private Funds Group, which raised $150 billion for over 90 funds. In
aggregate, Mr. Bourgeois has led the raising of over $250 billion of new assets for private equity, hedge
funds, infrastructure/real assets and non-investment grade credit funds. Mr. Bourgeois holds a BA from
Tennessee Temple University and an MBA from the University of Phoenix.
“I am delighted to be joining the Atlantic-Pacific partnership to service GP and LP clients from a global
and independent platform. I have known senior members of the team for over eight years and have been
especially impressed with the many successful fundraises they completed over the last few challenging
capital raising years. Given the significant economic dislocations around the world, financial sponsors
and investors are seeking differentiated funding and liquidity solutions, respectively. I look forward to
helping address these types of issues through collaborative and thoughtful partnerships,” commented Mr.
James Manley, Atlantic-Pacific’s Chairman, said, “Mark’s distinguished track record of building
relationships and providing solutions within the alternative marketplace will further differentiate our
unique business model. We are excited to welcome Mark aboard.”
About Atlantic-Pacific Capital www.apcap.com
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 projects include private equity, real estate and infrastructure fund placements, as well
as secondary advisory mandates and direct private placements. With experienced professionals on the
ground 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