Robert Savage has joined Greenpark Capital as a London-based investment director. He has spent the past 13 years with Doughty Hanson.
Greenpark Capital is delighted to announce that Robert Savage has joined the company as an Investment Director based in London.
Rob is a highly experienced private equity professional who spent 13 years at Doughty Hanson in London where he was involved at a senior level in several key transactions including the investment in the Priory. As a direct investor he was involved in transactions totaling invested capital of approximately €500 million that realized in excess of 3x equity.
Most recently Rob spent two years working as a consultant in the private equity industry. He has advised on a number of direct investments, working with a range of private equity firms, and helped a leading hedge fund establish their Global Principal Investment division targeting US$5bn funds under management.
Rob will be joining a solidly tenured and experienced team of over 20, 12 of whom are investment professionals. Rob’s appointment strengthens Greenpark Capital’s senior team and his extensive direct investing experience will enhance Greenpark Capital’s reputation for excellence, innovation and dynamism in a rapidly growing and increasingly complex market.
Joanna Jordan, Operations, IR Director and Co-founder, comments:
“As we grow and prosper as a financial institution of scale we will continue to target high- calibre senior hires who are able actively to support our vision for Greenpark Capital. We look forward to reporting on other new appointments, already in the pipeline, to complete a well-balanced team in anticipation of our next fundraising.”
Robert Savage comments:
“Greenpark Capital has grown rapidly to become a formidable player in the secondaries market with a reputation for innovation and value creation and now lies 15th in world rankings in its space. I look forward to being part of an enhanced team which will underscore Greenpark Capital’s hard earned reputation for innovation, professionalism and discretion in the rapidly developing secondaries market.”
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Greenpark Capital is a dedicated secondaries specialist, with over €1.2 billion ($1.8 billion) of capital under management. Established in 2000, it specialises in providing liquidity for investors in buyout, venture and other private equity investments who are seeking to sell their investments before they reach maturity. Greenpark funds are capitalised by major institutions from Europe, the US, the Far East and the Middle East.
The Company’s multi-lingual, multi-cultural team has significant experience in corporate finance, ensuring the expert execution of transactions throughout Europe and across the world.