Nadim Barakat Joins AlpInvest Partners

Global private equity manager AlpInvest Partners has appointed Nadim Barakat as managing partner i its investment solutions team. He will be based in New York.

PRESS RELEASE

AlpInvest Partners (‘AlpInvest’), a leading global private equity manager, is very pleased to announce that Nadim Barakat has joined its Investment Solutions team in the position of Managing Partner. He will be based in New York.

Prior to joining AlpInvest, Mr Barakat was a Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer at the Credit Suisse Customized Fund Investment Group, where he managed the group’s investment process and managed separate accounts that made fund, seasoned primary and co-investments across private equity, real estate and infrastructure for a number of large institutional investors. Mr Barakat joined Credit Suisse in November 2000 via its merger with Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette, where he had been a Vice President of DLJ Merchant Banking’s customized fund investment group. Before that, he was a founding member of the NBK Capital private equity effort and in the mergers and acquisitions department at JP Morgan Chase.
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Media Contact:
AlpInvest Partners B.V.
Frans Wierstra
+31 20 540 7524
frans.wierstra@alpinvest.com
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About AlpInvest Partners
AlpInvest Partners is one of the largest private equity investors in the world, with over US$44 billion of assets under management as of June 30, 2012. AlpInvest’s activities cover a broad range of private equity investing, including Primary Fund commitments, Secondary purchases and Co-Investments. The firm’s investments span the full spectrum of private equity: buyouts, venture capital, growth capital, mezzanine, and distressed. AlpInvest independently manages the private equity investments for several large Dutch and U.S. pension funds and other institutional investors.