Northleaf Capital Partners (“Northleaf”), Canada’s largest independent global private markets fund manager and advisor, is pleased to announce that Daniel Dupont has joined as a Managing Director in its London, UK office. Daniel will contribute to expanding Northleaf’s successful private equity and infrastructure programs and advancing the firm’s business development activities globally.
“We are delighted to welcome Daniel to the Northleaf team to assist with leading the continued development of our successful secondaries track record,” said Stuart Waugh, Managing Partner of Northleaf. “Daniel’s wealth of experience, distinctive track record and deep understanding of the European, Canadian and Asian private markets reinforce Northleaf’s ability to deliver strong returns and exceptional client service to our investors. His industry network, reputation and established relationships extend the global reach of Northleaf’s private markets investment programs.”
Daniel joins Northleaf following more than a decade at Coller Capital, where he led deal sourcing and investment execution for primary and secondary private equity investments globally, as well as business development activities, with a focus on Europe, Canada and Asia. He previously held senior positions in the private equity group at the Caisse de Dépôt et Placement du Québec and the National Bank of Canada.
Over the past ten years, Northleaf’s highly-focused secondaries program has generated attractive returns as part of the firm’s integrated private markets investment business. Northleaf currently manages over $3.7 billion of private markets commitments through five global private equity funds, an infrastructure co-investment program and a series of customized private markets investment mandates tailored to meet the specific needs of institutional investors. Northleaf's clients include corporate, public and multi-employer pension plans, endowments, foundations, government agencies, financial institutions and family offices.
About Northleaf Capital Partners
Northleaf Capital Partners is Canada’s largest independent global private markets fund manager and advisor. Northleaf became a management-owned firm in 2009 following the successful spin-out of TD Capital Private Equity Investors, the private equity fund, secondary and co-investment business of TD Bank Financial Group. Northleaf invests on behalf of leading institutional investors, including the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board. Northleaf’s 50-person team operates from offices in Toronto, Canada, London, UK and Menlo Park, USA. Northleaf’s global investment program has produced top-quartile returns since its inception in 1969 and currently includes more than 200 active private markets fund investments and direct co-investments in eleven countries. For more information on Northleaf, please visit www.northleafcapital.com.