Pantheon said May 20 that Janice Ince has joined as a principal in the firm’s global infrastructure and royal assets investment team. Ince was previously with SteelRiver Infrastructure Partners where she was a principal focusing on North American core infrastructure investments.
Pantheon Appoints Principal to its Global Infrastructure and Real Assets Investment Team
Pantheon is delighted to welcome Janice Ince as Principal to its Global Infrastructure and Real Assets Investment Team, based in Pantheon’s San Francisco office.
Janice will focus on North American investment opportunity sourcing, evaluation and execution. Bringing 18 years of experience in energy and infrastructure investment and analysis, Janice joins from SteelRiver Infrastructure Partners where she was a Principal focusing on North American core infrastructure investments.
Pantheon’s Global Infrastructure and Real Assets investment practice has enjoyed rapid growth since being established as dedicated investment strategies in 2009 and 2015 respectively. The investment heritage for each strategy extends back to 1997 when such investments were made within Pantheon’s private equity commingled strategies. At Q4 2018, the AUM for Pantheon’s Global Infrastructure and Real Assets practice exceeded $11 billion1. The practice is served by 20 dedicated investment professionals, of which 50% are women, and is led by Kathryn Leaf Wilmes, based in the U.S, with Andrea Echberg as Head of Europe.
“I would like to extend a warm welcome to Janice, who is a seasoned infrastructure and real assets market specialist with a strong, multi-year background in both investment and investor relations. She joins a busy team that is working hard on behalf of Pantheon’s investors to source and execute attractive investment opportunities”, commented Kathryn Leaf Wilmes, Partner, Global Head of Pantheon’s Infrastructure and Real Assets Team, and a member of its International Investment Committee.
1 As of December 31st, 2018. This figure includes assets subject to discretionary or non-discretionary management, advice or those limited to a reporting function. Data is unaudited.
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Pantheon Group* (“Pantheon”) is a leading global private equity, infrastructure, real assets and debt fund investor that invests on behalf of over 550 investors, including public and private pension plans, insurance companies, endowments and foundations. Founded in 1982, Pantheon has developed an established reputation in primary, co-investment and secondary private asset solutions across all stages and geographies. Our investment solutions include customized separate account programs, regional primary fund programs, secondaries, co-investment, infrastructure and real assets programs. Pantheon has four decades’ experience of investing in private markets.
As at December 31st, 2018 Pantheon had $43.5 billion assets under management** and we currently have around 290 employees located across our offices in London, San Francisco, New York, Hong Kong, Seoul***, Bogotá***, Tokyo*** and Dublin. Our employees include over 80 investment professionals.
Pantheon is majority-owned by Affiliated Managers Group Inc. (“AMG”), alongside senior members of the Pantheon team. AMG is a NYSE-listed global asset management company with equity investments in leading boutique investment management firms. The ownership structure, with Pantheon management owning a meaningful share of the equity in the business, provides a framework for long-term succession and enables Pantheon management to continue to direct the firm’s day-to-day operations.
* Pantheon Group refers to the subsidiaries and subsidiary undertakings of Pantheon Ventures Inc. and AMG Plymouth UK Holdings Limited and includes operating entities principally based in the US (San Francisco and New York), UK (London), Hong Kong, Guernsey and Dublin. Pantheon Ventures Inc. and Pantheon Ventures (US) LP are registered as investment advisors with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”); Pantheon Securities, LLC. is a broker dealer registered with the SEC and is a member of the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (“FINRA”). Pantheon Ventures (UK) LLP is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (“FCA”) in the United Kingdom. Pantheon Ventures (HK) LLP is regulated by the Securities and Futures Commission in Hong Kong. Pantheon Ventures (Guernsey) Ltd and a number of other Pantheon entities incorporated in Guernsey are regulated by the Guernsey Financial Services Commission. Pantheon Ventures (Ireland) DAC is regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland (“CBI”).
** This figure includes assets subject to discretionary or non-discretionary management, advice or those limited to a reporting function. Data is unaudited.
*** Please note that the Bogotá office is a representative office of Pantheon Ventures (US) LP (“PV US”), a Korean subsidiary of PV US has opened the office in Seoul, while our Tokyo office does not conduct regulated activities.
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