Private Equity Expansion in New York City

Headquartered in the Netherlands, AlpInvest Partners – an equity manager part-owned by Carlyle Group – has enhanced its operations in its New York office.

AlpInvest Partners (AlpInvest) has just appointed Nadim Barakat to its Investment Solutions team as a Managing Partner. He will be based in New York and will be an asset as part of the private equity management team.

Prior to joining AlpInvest, Mr. Barakat was a Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer at the Credit Suisse Customized Fund Investment Group. He began working at Credit Suisse in November of 2000. Before this, he was a founding member of the NBK Capital private equity effort. He was also in the merger and acquisitions department at JP Morgan Chase.

A few months ago, AlpInvest also announced expansion in Asia, with another investment team in its Hong