Dubai, UAE, October 18th, 2010
Geoffrey D. Fink has recently joined Delta Partners as a Managing Partner and the Head of its Investments Business. Based in Dubai, Mr. Fink will assist Delta Partners in building out its investment activity and will help lead the fund raising efforts for a new emerging markets TMT fund to be launched next year.
“Due to his business achievements and tremendous experience in Private Equity, Geoffrey is an ideal addition to the company,” commented Kristoff Puelinckx, Group Managing Director in Delta Partners. “I am confident that the Fund will greatly benefit from Geoffrey’s vast experience, knowledge and wisdom, and that he will help guide the Fund to achieve superior investment returns.”
“I am delighted to be joining a firm with the depth of expertise that Delta Partners has in the TMT sector across a range of emerging markets,” said Geoffrey Fink. “Delta provides a unique platform for the development of an investment business focused on one of the fastest-growing sectors in the world’s most dynamic economies.”
Prior to joining Delta earlier this month Geoffrey was based in Moscow, where he headed TPG Capital’s Eurasia (Russia/CEE/Turkey) team and helped lead three of TPG’s recent transactions. Before that he worked in London and Paris with TPG and led coverage of various sectors, as well as being active in several of TPG’s telecoms infrastructure investments.
Prior to joining TPG in 2000 Geoffrey was a Senior Vice President of Security Capital Group, a US-based private equity firm, for three years. He has also worked as a consultant and manager at McKinsey & Company in London and has prior experience in investment banking with Goldman Sachs and PaineWebber.
Geoffrey received a J.D. from Harvard Law School, an M.A.L.D. from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy and a B.A. from Yale University. Geoffrey is a member of the New York Bar and has served on the Board of Directors of a number of public and private companies.
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About Delta Partners
Delta Partners is the leading TMT advisory and investment firm in emerging markets. With more than 160 professionals the firm operates across 50 markets in the Middle East, Africa, Eastern Europe and Emerging Asia. Delta Partners provides three synergistic services: management advisory, corporate finance and investments from its offices in the UAE, Bahrain, South Africa, Spain and Singapore. Delta Partners delivers tangible results to its clients and investors through its exclusive sector focus on telecom, media and technology, and a unique approach to services, combining strategic advice and a hands-on pragmatic approach.
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