American Capital Energy & Infrastructure appoints Abhay Pande as Asia Managing Director
American Capital Energy & Infrastructure announced yesterday that it has appointed Abhay Pande as a Managing Director responsible for sourcing, underwriting and managing energy and infrastructure investments in Asia. Mr. Pande has 15 years of investment banking and consulting experience advising various companies in the energy sector on mergers and acquisitions, initial public offerings, LBO financings and equity and debt offerings.
Paul Hanrahan, Chief Executive Officer of American Capital Energy & Infrastructure said:
"We are delighted to welcome Abhay to American Capital Energy & Infrastructure as we continue to build our platform in Asia and work to identify attractive investment opportunities and grow relationships with partners in the region. Abhay brings a wealth of experience with him, having worked with numerous companies and management teams in the energy and industrial sectors across Asia. His addition to the American Capital Energy & Infrastructure team is an important development for our efforts in the region."
Prior to joining American Capital Energy & Infrastructure, Mr. Pande served in various investment banking roles in Citigroup's investment banking division, including Co-Head of the Asian Energy Group and Head of South East Asia Industrials. While at Citigroup, he was responsible for advising constituents in the energy sector on mergers and acquisitions and capital markets activities. Prior to joining Citigroup, Mr. Pande was a Principal at A.T. Kearney, a management consulting firm, where he advised multiple boards of directors and executive management teams on mergers and acquisitions and divestitures within the transportation and infrastructure sectors.
American Capital Energy & Infrastructure announced in June 2013 that is had expanded its global investment team with two new members: Lisa Pinsley, Director of Africa Investments and Pol Mijares, Senior Associate.