Please contact Luke O'Mahony, Public Relations at Investec
08 Sep 2021
Investec strengthens PIF team with two senior hires
Power & Infrastructure Finance (“PIF”) at Investec Bank plc (“Investec”) is pleased to announce the hiring of Kavita Jacobs and Sarah Aitken to its team. Kavita will lead the debt capital markets / loan syndications effort for the team and Sarah will lead the portfolio management responsibilities for PIF. Kavita and Sarah will report to Ralph Cho and Michael Pantelogianis, the Co-Heads of Power & Infrastructure Finance at Investec.
Kavita Jacobs joins from Natixis, where she was Managing Director - Private Credit Sales, Real Assets, and before that, Head of Global Distribution Risk. At Investec, she will be responsible for distributing PIF assets originated by the bank, building and maintaining relationships with institutional investors in the UK and internationally. She will be based in Investec’s London office.
Sarah Aitken joins from Legal & General Investment Management where she was Senior Asset Manager, Private Credit – Infrastructure and prior to that, Portfolio Director, Infrastructure & Energy, Lloyds Banking Group. At Investec, she will be responsible for managing all PIF assets and maintaining relationships with all project stakeholders.
Michael and Ralph commented:
“We’re delighted to be welcoming Kavita and Sarah to Investec. Over the past six months, we have focused on strengthening our UK team with senior hires who will add real value to our clients and syndication partners. They each bring over 20 years of experience to the team, which should serve to strengthen our clients’ confidence in our services and capabilities.”