People: Alexander Papadimitriou

Alexander Papadimitriou

Founder, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer, Kedge Capital (Private Equity)

Since inception in 2002, Alexander Papadimitriou has been the Chief Executive Officer and the Chief Investment Officer of Kedge Capital, Private Equity.

Previously he was Managing Director of a captive venture capital fund for a Swiss based independent asset manager. Prior to this he was Executive Director at UBS Warburg, where he was within the corporate finance department in London for 10 years, focusing on deal structuring and execution, IPOs and leveraged finance transactions.

Post university, he became a founding member of a venture capital financed start-up software company in Boston, USA, subsequently sold to a major financial systems house. Alexander holds the degrees of B.Sc. in Economics from Boston University and an MBA from SDA Bocconi. He sits on various advisory boards of private equity funds, and boards of portfolio companies.