A team that enables global fundraising capabilities and guidance towards making the best long-term decisions.  Collectively, we have raised and invested several billion dollars in private equity and other alternative assets.

ALLAN MAJOTRA 

MANAGING PARTNER

  • Significant track record as an in-house and 3rd-party fundraiser, PE investor, banker and financier for funds and GPs

  • AccessAlpha, Silicon Valley Bank, SVB Financial Group, Axon Partners, Union Bank (Mitsubishi UFJ), eBay

  • Co-authored the Fund Finance Guide (published by the British Private Equity Association), the first resource of its kind in the UK & Europe

  • 25+ years of experience

  • English, Spanish, and Hindi

  • London Business School MBA, Sloan Fellow, UCLA, Eckerd

  • Series 63 and 82

  • BrokerCheck

  • E:  allan.majotra@5-capital.com

LINDA JORDAN

SENIOR ADVISOR

  • Senior-level experience as institutional sales and alternatives in the United States

  • 20+ years of fundraising experience

  • Mesirow Financial, NCM Capital

  • English

  • Duke University (MBA), Georgia Institute of Technology

  • Series 7 and 63

LAUREN SAVINO, CAIA
  • Senior-level fundraising and investor relations executive

  • 10+ years of fundraising experience

  • LJM Funds Management

  • English

  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

  • Series 3, 6, 7 and 63

  • BrokerCheck

AIMEE (GEIGER) WIGHT, CAIA, CIMA
  • Senior-level fundraising/investor relations executive with track record in the US  

  • 20+ years of fundraising and investment management experience

  • Monroe Capital, 50 South Capital, Northern Trust, Ritchie Capital Management

  • Co-lead of CAIA Chicago chapter

  • English

  • Illinois Wesleyan

  • Series 7 and 63

  • BrokerCheck

KHAWAJA FAKHRUDDIN

  • Senior-level track record in alternative assets, including private equity and hedge funds in the U.S. and Middle East

  • Formerly, Head of U.S. sales management for Man Investments, CEO Man Ahli Investment Bank, Head of Middle East sales for Man Investments, Head of Treasury and Private Banking Middle East for ABN AMRO 

  • Man Investments, ABN AMRO Bank

  • 35+ years of experience

  • English, Arabic and Urdu

  • Karachi University

  • Series 3, 7, 24 and 63

  • BrokerCheck

ELIOT KALTER, PhD​
  • Senior-level fundraising executive

  • Currently, also Senior Fellow and Co-Head SovereignNet, The Fletcher Network of Sovereign Wealth and Global Capital at Tufts University

  • 10+ years of fundraising experience

  • 25+ years of leadership roles at the International Monetary Fund

  • Kalorama Capital, International Monetary Fund

  • English, Spanish

  • University of Pennsylvania (PhD), The London School of Economics and Political Sciences (LSE) (MSc), University of Cincinnati

  • Series 63 and 79

  • BrokerCheck

SCOT RUHLANDER
  • Senior-level experience as an alternative investments fundraiser and as a Chief Investment Officer

  • 30+ years of sell-side experience

  • Currently, also on the Advisory Board of Invest for Kids

  • Deutsche Bank, Bank of America, Bear Stearns (now JP Morgan), Prescient Capital, Genesee, The Endowment Office, SG Capital Management, Rainmaker

  • English

  • Governors State College

  • Series 7, 63 and 65

  • BrokerCheck

RAY ALBRIGHT 
  • Senior-level experience in fundraising and asset management at leading organizations

  • 25+ years of experience

  • Carlyle , TIAA-CREF, AMP Capital, Citigroup

  • English

  • UPenn (Wharton MBA), Duke

  • Series 7

  • BrokerCheck

  • E: ray.albright@5-capital.com

MATTHIAS FALKIEWICZ
  • Senior-level placement agent with track record in the UK, Germany, Switzerland, Austria and Scandinavia

  • MF-Capital GmbH, DC Placement Advisors, Lampe Capital, Commerzbank AG London, Lazard, Deutsche Bank

  • 10+ years of experience

  • German and English

  • Goethe Universitaet Frankfurt am Main

ITTAI DISSENTSHIK
  • Israel-based senior-level fundraising and investment track record in alternative assets

  • Poalim Capital Markets, Bank Hapoalim, Giza Singer Even, M. Seligman & Co. (now, Goldfarb Seligman & Co.)

  • 15+ years of experience

  • English and Hebrew

  • IDC Herzliya

SVEN SODERBLOM

SENIOR ADVISOR

  • Senior-level track record as a limited partner in both Europe and emerging markets 

  • IC-member of two emerging markets focussed Fund of Funds (South Suez Capital and Triple Jump) and a PE fund (Synergy Capital)

  • Fundraising experience

  • Arcano, CDC Group, South Suez Capital, Triple Jump, Synergy Capital Managers, European Investment Fund

  • 20+ years of experience

  • English, Spanish, and Swedish

  • IESE MBA, Stockholm University

EVAN OVERCASH

ANALYST

  • Experience in institutional & retail investing in the U.S. and the emerging markets

  • Capital Group/American Funds, MMFG, Morgan Stanley

  • English

  • B.A. in Finance & Economics at Muhlenberg College

  • 4-Year Varsity Letter Winner/Captain- Muhlenberg College Golf

  • Series 7 and 63

  • BrokerCheck

  • E: evan@5-capital.com

VANESSA MAREN

ADVISOR 

  • Fundraiser with considerable track record with private placements as an in-house and third party fundraiser

  • 15+ years of international and U.S. experience

  • Barclays Global Investors (now BlackRock), Barclays Capital, Bloomberg L.P.

  • Executive committee member - Northern California Young Presidents Organization (YPO)

  • English, Afrikaans

  • Witwatersrand University, University of South Africa LL.M, University of California at Berkeley

  • Series 63 and 82

  • BrokerCheck

  • (Securities offered through Growth Capital Services, member FINRA, SIPC. 582 Market Street, Suite 1503, San Francisco, CA 94104)

PAU BERMUDEZ

SENIOR ADVISOR 

  • Senior-level PE executive with track record in Latin America, Africa, Middle-East, and Europe

  • Fundraising experience in Europe and Latin America

  • Asma Capital, CDC Group, FACRA, Tagua, Barings Private Equity, Oliver Wyman

  • 20+ years of experience

  • English, French, Spanish and Portuguese

  • Stanford MBA, HEC, ESADE 

JOACHIM MERTEN

SENIOR ADVISOR 

  • Senior-level private equity executive with track record in the UK, Germany, Switzerland and Austria

  • Quadriga Capital, KPMG

  • 10+ years of experience

  • German and English

  • Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universitat Franfurt am Main, Immanuel-Kant Gymnasium

  • CFA