Our team

We have completed over 100 investments, including portfolio add-ons, investing over €1 billion of equity.

Crevan O'Grady

Crevan has over 20 years' investing experience in the UK, continental Europe and the USA. Before founding Volpi Capital, Crevan was a partner at 3i and head of TMT, where he focused on investing in service businesses with international ambitions.

Crevan previously served on the boards of directors of numerous private companies across Europe and the USA including Touchtunes, Malmberg, VNU Media and Sparrowhawk Media.
He has a degree in Business and Accounting from Dundee University and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. 

Crevan was born and raised in Ireland.

 +44 203 747 2613  |   crevan@volpicapital.com

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Marco Sodi

Marco has over 30 years’ private equity
experience in Europe and the US in information and technology companies.
He led the European investing activities of Veronis Suhler (VSS) from their inception in 1999, until 2010. He was a General Partner and member of the Firmwide Investment Committee and has served on numerous portfolio companies' boards. Marco joined VSS in the USA in 1988. Prior to this, he spent 5 years in operating roles in the technology industry and 3 years in venture technology investing.
Between 2010 and 2016 he was an investor in, and chaired or served on the boards of ITE Group plc, EDSA, Autovista, Metro SA, The Racing Post, Antenna Group and Data Centrum.

Marco has a BS from Cornell University and was born and raised in Florence, Italy.

 + 44 203 747 2612  |   marco@volpicapital.com

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Andrew Golding

Andrew has over 30 years banking experience, largely in the UK and continental Europe. His focus has been on arranging, structuring, distribution and management of leveraged loans. He has held roles in a number of banks including Head of Leveraged Loans at Barclays Capital and Head of European Financial Sponsor Coverage at Bank of America. In 2005 Andrew became 3i Group's first banking partner and later set up and built 3i debt management. Andrew holds a number of Non-Executive Directorships including Alcentra Limited and Bira Bank. Andrew has an MA (Oxon) in Modern History from Magdalen College, Oxford.

+44 7788 233006  |   andrew@volpicapital.com

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Yuri Mikhalev

Yuri has over 6 years' private equity and 5 years' investment banking experience. Yuri invested in internet and digital media businesses in Europe and the US while working at DST, where he was a Vice President. Before joining Volpi in 2016, Yuri also worked at JPMorgan, Morgan Stanley and Sovereign Capital in the UK and in Russia.

Yuri has an MBA from Harvard Business School, having graduated as a George F. Baker scholar (with high distinction). He also has a degree in Economics and Finance (with high distinction) from the Moscow state institute of international Relations (MGIMO).

Yuri was born and raised in Moscow, Russia.

 +44 203 747 2614  |   yuri@volpicapital.com

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Willem Van Der Veer

Willem has over 4 years' consulting and investment experience in continental Europe. Before joining Volpi, Willem completed an investment banking associate program at Bank of America Merrill Lynch in London, and worked as a strategy consultant, doing commercial due diligence, corporate strategy, post-acquisition projects. Prior to consulting, he was a medical doctor practicing surgery in Amsterdam. Willem has an MBA from London Business School (with high distinction). He also has a medical degree (cum laude) and PhD from the VU University Amsterdam.

Willem was born and raised in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

+44 203 747 2615  |   willem@volpicapital.com

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Samantha Lang

Sam has over 10 years of private equity experience and is responsible for all aspects of the company’s administrative functions. She is also the primary contact for our professional service providers (banking, financial reporting and legal).
Prior to joining Volpi Capital, Sam worked for Veronis Suhler Stevenson in their London office. Previously, Sam worked for Expedia, Reuters and TSB Bank.

 +44 203 747 2610  |   sam@volpicapital.com

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Fabian Lang

Fabian has over 3 years private equity experience in continental Europe and the UK. Prior to joining Volpi, he was an associate at Terra Firma Capital Partners, a London-based private equity fund. During his time at Terra Firma he was involved in several transactions with a focus on the German-speaking market.

Fabian holds a Master of Science degree in Finance and Risk from the London School of Economics.

Fabian was born and raised in Germany.

 +44 203 747 2617  |   fabian@volpicapital.com

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Olivia Ciardi

Olivia has over 10 years of investment banking and
technology & growth company experience. She worked  at Goldman Sachs in London for 6 years where she executed M&A, restructuring, IPO and debt financing transactions in Europe. Subsequently she worked at The Hut Group, where she led the M&A effort across the beauty, health and technology sectors. Prior to joining Volpi in 2017, she worked as a Vice President at Connaught, helping to build their advisory business for global technology and growth companies.
Olivia has a B.S. in economics, with a major in
finance, from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.
Olivia was born in the United States and raised in the
United Kingdom.

 +44 203 747 2616  |   olivia@volpicapital.com

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Scott Glennon

Scott joined the admin team at Volpi in 2016 after completing his A levels. Whilst studying he gained several years experience in accounting at Formula Facilities Services.

 +44 203 747 2611  |   scott@volpicapital.com

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Barbara Maluska

Barbara has over 6 years of Private Equity experience,

working in finance roles covering both corporate and fund accounting. She worked at Nova Capital Management for over 4 years where she was a Financial Controller. Subsequently she worked for Ipes (UK) Limited as Senior Fund Accountant with direct responsibility for a number of Private Equity clients. 

Most recently she was Head of Finance for InfraCo Africa, part of The Private Infrastructure Development Group (PIDG) that mobilises private sector investment to assist developing countries in providing infrastructure vital to boosting their economic growth and combating poverty.

Barbara is a CIMA qualified accountant and was born and raised in Poland.

 +44 203 747 2618  |   barbara@volpicapital.com

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