Carlo Baravalle, Founding Partner

After 4 years’ experience in finance with an Italian fashion group, GFT, Carlo completed his BA in economics with an MBA at INSEAD. He then spent several years in strategic consulting, working on global assignments for many large French conglomerates between Paris and the USA. He then moved to the telecoms industry, firstly with BT, starting new ventures outside the UK, then at SBW Warburg as a Director of the Corporate Finance Telecoms team and finally with a senior global position at Lucent Technologies. At this point in his career he started getting involved with Private Equity industry: first  taking a senior assignment with a company owned by Apax Partners as MD International and Main Board Member at The Exchange FS, and later as Senior Vice-President for EMEA, Asia and LatAm for LCC, a telecoms engineering company initially invested by the Carlyle Group. In 2006 he co-founded NCP, a private equity fund of funds aimed mainly at Italian institutional investors, focussed on mid-cap buyout funds and co-investments globally. Finally in 2011 he co-founded AMED Funds.