Northleaf brings on Matthew Russell as PE senior associate

Northleaf Capital Partners has hired Matthew Russell as a senior associate, private equity.

Operating from the firm’s London office, Russell will assume a role in all private equity investment activity, with a focus on origination, evaluation and monitoring.

He joins Northleaf from European private equity firm Partners Group, where he was a member of the secondaries team. Previously, he was a sell-side M&A advisor at Cavendish Corporate Finance.

Toronto-based Northleaf is a global private equity, infrastructure and private credit manager, overseeing more than $10 billion in capital commitments.


Matthew Russell joins Northleaf as a Senior Associate, Private Equity

August 13, 2018

Northleaf Capital Partners is pleased to announce that Matthew Russell has joined our firm as a Senior Associate, Private Equity, based in our London office. Matthew will participate in all aspects of Northleaf’s private equity investment activities, with a focus on origination, evaluation and monitoring.

Prior to joining Northleaf, Matthew was an Associate at Partners Group, where he was a member of the private equity secondaries team working on transactions across LP portfolios, liquidity solutions, fund restructurings and secondary direct investments. Previously, Matthew was at Cavendish Corporate Finance, a sell-side M&A advisor. Matthew received a Bachelor of Arts in Business Finance from the University of Durham.