OpenGate hires IR co-head

Los Angeles-based OpenGate Capital, a private equity firm, has named Pradeep Ramamurthy as co-head of investor relations.

Los Angeles-based OpenGate Capital, a private equity firm, has named Pradeep Ramamurthy as co-head of investor relations. In his new role, Ramamurthy will work with OpenGate founder and CEO Andrew Nikou as well as Alanna Chaffin, the firm’s co-head of investor relations and communications.

Prior to joining OpenGate, Ramamurthy worked as a managing director at Cauvery, a San Francisco-based consulting firm. He was also a managing director at The Abraaj Group, a private equity firm focused on emerging markets. Prior to his private equity career, Ramamurthy served in senior operational and management positions at the White House, US Agency for International Development and US Intelligence Community.

Ramamurthy has a master’s degree from the University of Chicago and an undergraduate degree from Georgetown University.