Managing Partner, BC Partners, UK
Nikos Stathopoulos is Managing Partner and Member of the Executive Committee and Investment Committee of BC Partners, the international private equity firm, with $23 billion of assets under management. He joined BC Partners in 2005 and has 20 years of experience in private equity having led a variety of private equity investments globally. He has been an active investor in the media, telecoms, consumer and retail industries. Prior to joining BC Partners, Nikos was a Partner at Apax Partners in London where he spent seven years working on large buy-out transactions in Europe. Prior to Apax he spent three years as a management consultant with the Boston Consulting Group in London. Nikos is Chairman of the Board of Mergermarket Group, OVS/Gruppo Coin, Cigierre, Dental Pro, and Pharmathen and Vice-Chairman of Migros Turk. Financial News has voted Nikos in the Hall of Fame of Private Equity in 2016. Nikos is Chairman of the BC Partners Foundation, member of the Harvard Business School Global Advisory Board, the Board of Trustees of Impetus-PEF, the Board of Trustees of the American School in London, the Board of The Hellenic Initiative, a member of the council of Serpentine Galleries and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts. Nikos holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and a degree in Business Administration from Athens University of Economics & Business (AUEB).