Investcorp has named Elena Ranguelova as head of investor relationship management North America. She joined Investcorp in 2013.
New York, January 25, 2021 – Investcorp, a leading global provider and manager of alternative investment products, today announced that Elena Ranguelova has been appointed as Head of Investor Relationship Management (“IRM”) North America. In this newly created role, Elena will be responsible for the management, execution and strategy of delivering Investcorp’s products and solutions to clients in North America. She reports to Timothy Mattar, Investcorp’s Global Head of Distribution
Timothy Mattar, Global Head of Distribution commented: “Elena’s promotion reflects our commitment to further strengthening and diversifying our institutional investor base, which already comprises approximately 72% of our client assets under management. Elena’s expertise and leadership has been invaluable during her tenure at Investcorp and will help us continue providing superior service, delivering tailored investment solutions to meet our clients’ needs across alternative asset classes.”
Elena Ranguelova, Managing Director and Head of Investor Relationship Management, North America added: “With investors increasing their focus on alternatives, I am excited to be taking on this role at a firm that brings nearly 40 years of experience in the space. Investcorp’s strong track record across middle-market private equity, real estate, credit and absolute return investments, coupled with our principal investor mindset and collaborative work environment, positions us well to continue to develop meaningful partnerships built on knowledge sharing and exceptional client service.”
Elena joined Investcorp in 2013 and has held various leadership roles including Portfolio Strategist and Head of Credit and Equity Absolute Return Strategies. Previously, she was the Global Head of Credit and Event Driven Strategies at Pioneer Investments. Prior to that she was the North America Head of Fundamental Strategies for Goldman, Sachs & Co. advising CIOs of the firm’s top clients on portfolio solutions and strategic positioning. She holds a Ph. D. in Economics from Harvard University and graduated Summa Cum Laude with a BA in Mathematics from Wellesley College, MA. Her articles on finance and public economics have been published in, among other journals, the American Economic Review.
Investcorp is a global investment manager, specializing in alternative investments across private equity, real estate, credit, absolute return strategies, GP stakes and infrastructure. Since our inception in 1982, we have focused on generating attractive returns for our clients while seeking to create sustainable long-term value for our shareholders and communities as a prudent and responsible investor with a commitment to sound Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) practices.
We invest a meaningful portion of our own capital in products we offer to our clients, ensuring that our interests are aligned with our stakeholders. We take pride in partnering with our clients to deliver tailored solutions for their needs, utilizing a disciplined investment process, employing world-class talent and combining the resources of a global institution with an innovative, entrepreneurial approach.
Investcorp has today a presence in 12 countries across the US, Europe, GCC and Asia, including India, China and Singapore. As of June 30, 2020, Investcorp Group had US $32.2 billion in total AUM, including assets managed by third party managers, with a diverse group of approximately 450 employees from 44 nationalities globally across its offices. For further information, visit www.investcorp.com and follow us @Investcorp on LinkedIn, Twitter and Instagram.