Director, Business Development (EMEA)
Joakim is involved in all aspects of Northleaf’s business development activities in the UK and Europe, working closely with existing and prospective investors and investment consultants to design, develop and monitor their private markets portfolios.
Prior to joining Northleaf in 2023, Joakim was a Principal, Continental Europe at CQS where he managed existing client relationships and sourced new clients in the Nordics, Continental Europe & Israel. Previously, Joakim worked at BTG Pactual where he was responsible for fundraising and managing the sales process across the firm’s products and asset classes. Prior to that, Joakim worked at Deutsche Bank as a Senior Vice President for the Hedge Fund Capital Group and at Merrill Lynch International as a Vice President, Capital Introductions.
Joakim holds a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) from European Business School London.