Method Advisors hires former Harvard endowment private equity official

Private equity advisory firm Method Advisors has hired Orlando Mendoza as a partner working out of the Boston office. Mendoza, who came from Twin Focus Equity Partners, where he led the private equity global advisory practice, will focus on co-investments, fund investments and business development. Prior to Twin Focus, Mendoza worked at Harvard Management Company on the private equity portfolio.

Press Release

Method Advisors is pleased to announce that Orlando Mendoza has joined the firm as a Partner. He will be working from the firm’s Boston office, focusing on co-investments, fund-level investments and business development.

Orlando’s experience includes Harvard Management Company, where he executed diligence on HMC’s private equity portfolio. He also led the private equity global advisory practice for Twin Focus Equity Partners. Earlier in his career, Mr. Mendoza was a Principal with Edison Ventures, where he was involved in numerous direct investments, which often included board seat responsibilities.

“I am thrilled to be joining Method Advisors. The team has established themselves as a leading growth investor across multiple deal types. I am honored to be joining such a proven team with strong performance,” commented Orlando.

“Orlando has an impressive background and track record. He brings significant investment experience and an established network. We expect him to play an integral role in continuing to build the firm, and delivering strong results for our clients,” said Eric Stewart, a Founding Partner with Method Advisors.

“We believe that Orlando complements our business objectives for the next stage of our firm’s growth. He is the right person at the right time,” said Chris Welch, a Founding Partner with Method Advisors.

About Method Advisors

Founded in 2007, Method Advisors is a small-market private equity and growth advisory firm based in Boston, offering specialized fund of funds, co-investments, separate account and advisory services to institutional and high net worth investors. Method Advisors focuses on growth-oriented funds with under $250 million in capital commitments, across private equity, private debt, and venture capital strategies. The firm has also developed a co-investment platform to invest directly in select transactions.