Pantheon hires Cashion as investment partner

Pantheon has added Matt Cashion as an investment partner to its private equity co-investment team.

Pantheon has added Matt Cashion as an investment partner to its private equity co-investment team. Previously, Cashion worked at GoldPoint Partners.

PRESS RELEASE

Pantheon is pleased to welcome Matt Cashion as an investment Partner in our global private equity Co-investment Team.

Matt joined Pantheon’s New York office earlier this month providing additional senior-level presence on the east coast where Matt will lead the sourcing and execution of co-investment deals, contribute to fundraising and manage certain GP relationships.

Matt joins at a time of strong growth and momentum for Pantheon’s Co-investment platform which has grown threefold over the past five years and now manages $7.2bn of co-investment assets1 for Pantheon clients. Over the past five years, Pantheon has been one of the more active co-investors in the market, committing over $3bn to 132 co-investments.

Matt brings over 22 years of experience from GoldPoint Partners where he also led GoldPoint’s ESG efforts.

“We are delighted to be joined by Matt who will further strengthen and enhance our co-investment efforts as we approach a busy year end and 2021,” commented Jeff Miller, Global Head of Co-investments. “Matt brings a wealth of experience executing co-investments, middle-market fund investments, and direct mezzanine investments. On behalf of my colleagues and Partners, I would like to welcome Matt – we are all looking forward to working with him.” Listen to Jeff Miller and Erik Wong discuss the investment trends and outlook for Co-investments during the pandemic.

About Pantheon
Pantheon Group* (“Pantheon”) is a leading global private equity, infrastructure, real assets and debt fund investor that currently invests on behalf of over 650 investors, including public and private pension plans, insurance companies, endowments and foundations. Founded in 1982, Pantheon has developed an established reputation in primary, co-investment and secondary private asset solutions across all stages and geographies. Our investment solutions include customized separate account programs, regional primary fund programs, secondaries, co-investment, infrastructure and real assets programs. Pantheon has four decades’ experience of investing in private markets.

As at 30th June 2020 Pantheon had $55.6 billion assets under management2 and the firm currently has around 350 employees located across its offices in London, San Francisco, New York, Hong Kong, Seoul3, Bogotá4, Tokyo and Dublin. Its global workforce includes 104 investment professionals5.

Pantheon is majority-owned by Affiliated Managers Group Inc. (“AMG”), alongside senior members of the Pantheon team. AMG is a NYSE-listed global asset management company with equity investments in leading boutique investment management firms. The ownership structure, with Pantheon management owning a meaningful share of the equity in the business, provides a framework for long-term succession and enables Pantheon management to continue to direct the firm’s day-to-day operations.