Sem named partner at Pantheon

Pantheon said Sept. 21 that Richard Sem was named a partner within its global infrastructure & real assets investment team, while Tatjana Van Vloten joins as vice president and Radhika Patel as an analyst.


Pantheon Appoints New Partner to Expanded Global Infrastructure & Real Assets team

Pantheon has announced the appointment of Richard Sem as Partner within its Global Infrastructure & Real Assets investment team alongside two other investment professionals. Tatjana Van Vloten joins as Vice President and Radhika Patel as an Analyst. All three hires will be based in Pantheon’s London office.


Richard has 22 years of experience in infrastructure and real assets private equity, corporate finance and project finance at leading institutions including InfraRed Capital Partners, HSBC, ABN AMRO, and BNP Paribas. Richard’s experience spans economic, social, and greenfield development infrastructure investment across multiple sectors including transport, energy, and PPP, and world markets including Europe, Australia, Canada, and LatAm. He holds a BSc and MBA from Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine. Tatjana Van Vloten joins Pantheon from IFM Investors where she had been part of its direct investment team, while Radhika Patel was previously at Accenture Consulting, where she worked with clients in the Banking and Energy sectors. Pantheon also announced that Welwin Lobo, a member of its European investment team, has moved into the European Infrastructure & Real Assets Team as a Senior Associate. “We are delighted to have attracted such high calibre individuals to join our expanding team,” commented Andrea Echberg, Partner and Head of European Infrastructure & Real Assets. “Our global infrastructure and real assets practice continues to grow in step with the buoyant dealflow we are currently seeing across all geographic markets. Richard, Tatjana and Radhika provide us with additional, highly relevant expertise and experience to help as we endeavour to continue to source and transact on attractive opportunities for our global clients.” Pantheon, celebrating its 35th anniversary this year, established its dedicated Global Infrastructure and Real Assets platforms in 2009 and 2015 respectively, having invested in the sector since 1997. The integrated Global Infrastructure & Real Assets investment team manages approximately $5 billion of assets** for its global clients