Dinneen joins FIRSTavenue

FIRSTavenue said Aug. 2 that Colin Dinneen has joined the firm as a managing director. He will be based in New York. Dinneen most recently worked at Sixpoint Partners where he led a team that performed advisory and fundraising execution on fund managers.



LONDON / NEW YORK – FIRSTavenue, a leading global private funds placement agent and investment advisory firm, is pleased to announce that Colin Dinneen has joined the team as a Managing Director and will be based in the firm’s New York office. Mr Dinneen will focus primarily on private equity sourcing, due diligence and mandate execution.


Mr. Dinneen brings twelve years of experience in Project Management. He joins from Sixpoint Partners where he led a team that performed advisory and fundraising execution on fund managers across a wide range of strategies. Prior to Sixpoint Partners, Mr Dinneen worked in Guggenheim’s Private Funds Group.


“Colin represents a further and significant investment in our global private equity franchise. We are glad to have Colin join our project management team.” commented Mr. Chris Tehranian, Partner and Head of U.S. Project Management.


“We are excited to have Colin join our team. His experience and skillset will be a great addition to the New York office as we continue to grow our US private equity business.” commented Mr. Jess Larsen, Partner and Head of Americas.


“I’m very pleased to be joining the FIRSTavenue team. FIRSTavenue’s global platform and brand offers the sponsor community a differentiated set of capabilities and relationships and I look forward to expanding upon that value-added approach.” added Mr Dinneen.


About FIRSTavenue


FIRSTavenue is a leading independent global advisory and capital placement business focused on private funds and private companies. FIRSTavenue covers the significant investors in the developed world and developing world. FIRSTavenue is differentiated by the breadth and depth of its reach through six global offices and benefits from a large team of former pension consultants on staff. FIRSTavenue’s clients include leading GPs and management teams across the key private market and industry sectors: private equity, private credit, real estate and real assets. See firstavenue.com.