Northleaf announces global team promotions

TORONTO, CANADA (December 20, 2021) – Northleaf Capital Partners (“Northleaf”) is pleased to announce a record number of promotions across the firm, including six new Managing Directors. The promotions recognize the contributions of these individuals to the continued growth and success of our global mid-market private equity, private credit and infrastructure platform. With more than US$18 billion of capital commitments under management, the Northleaf team numbers more than 160 professionals located in Toronto, Chicago, London, Melbourne, Menlo Park, Montreal and New York.

“As Northleaf continues to expand our principal investment and investor relations activities in key markets globally, we remain committed to attracting, developing and retaining exceptional professionals across our team,” said Stuart Waugh, Managing Partner of Northleaf. “We are delighted to have a record number of promotions this year and extend our congratulations to all those who were promoted! We also want to take this opportunity to thank the entire Northleaf team for the effort, engagement and valuable contributions that made 2021 such a successful year for our investors and for the firm.”

The following team members were promoted to Managing Director:

Northleaf is proud to recognize and celebrate the following additional promotions across the firm:

Private Equity

Private Credit


Strategic Distribution & Marketing (Toronto)

  • Alexander Ince to Vice President, Sales Strategy & Analysis
  • Rikki Gibson to Senior Associate, Marketing & Communications
  • Zaman Khan to Senior Associate, Investor Relations 
  • Lydia Palmer to Marketing & Events Coordinator

Corporate Office and Investor Operations (Toronto)

Corporate Office

  • Scott Stephens to Vice President, Corporate Development
  • Sylvia Ma to Senior Systems Analyst, Technology, Data & Digital Transformation
  • Maulik Patelia to Senior Associate, Compensation & HR Special Initiatives
  • Jennifer Reynolds to Human Resources Coordinator

Investor Operations

  • Joan Li to Vice President, Collateral & Liquidity
  • Ishan Shekhar to Vice President
  • Ken Okolocha to Senior Analyst
  • Gordon Wang to Senior Analyst
  • Carla Boyle to Intermediate Analyst
  • Mae Camato to Intermediate Analyst