Team

Peter Jädersten

Managing Partner and Founder

Based in Abu Dhabi, Paris and São Paulo, Peter established Pyramid in 2005. He has 25 years of experience in international fundraising and business development. Previously he was responsible for fundraising and international business development for INSEAD. He was also an advisor to Cambridge University, Cornell University and Booz & Company.

Turo Levänen

Senior Partner

Based in Helsinki, Turo has 25 years of experience in private equity and corporate finance. Previously, he owned and managed an European private equity fund-of-funds with an AUM of EUR 1 bn. He also held senior management positions in Finnish government private equity funds – Finnish Industrial Investments and Finnish Innovation Fund (SITRA).

Purna Mishra

Managing Partner

Based in Mumbai, Purna is actively involved in fund placement activities in the Middle East and Asia since last 10 years. He was earlier heading the Asian office of an European placement agent, Moravia Capital, and was responsible for fund raising in the Middle East and Asia for global PE funds. Prior to Moravia, Purna worked as an Investment Banker with ICICI Bank and Bank of America.

Jukka Koski

Jukka Koski

Senior Partner

Based in Helsinki, Jukka has 20 years of experience in corporate finance, venture capital and private equity. Previously, he worked as a Senior Partner with European Capital Advisors. Earlier, he held various management positions in European technology companies and has been involved in various projects providing expertise on strategy, M&A and public listings.

Ben Pais

Ben Pais

Partner

Based in Amsterdam, Ben has more than 25 years of experience in Asset and Wealth Management as well as in Private Equity. Ben had previously worked with companies such as Prudential, ING and Merrill Lynch. Over the years, he had successfully developed an extensive network of investors, consisting of Ultra High Networth Individuals, Family Offices and Institutions across Europe.

Pekka Virtanen

Jyrki Soininen

Partner

Based in Helsinki, Jyrki has worked in the finance industry since 2002. His background includes Sampo Group’s life insurance arm Mandatum as an investment manager, Sampo Bank and OP Financial Group in various investment management and capital markets positions. His educational background includes University of Jyväskylä, Maastrict University and has also internationally acclaimed CFA Level I exam.

Rupert Bowen

Rupert Bowen-Jones

Associate Partner

Based in London, Rupert has over 18 years real estate experience in London and Abu Dhabi. Before joining Jade Advisors he spent 7 years with CBRE in Abu Dhabi interfacing with Sovereign Wealth Funds, Family Offices and Investment Managers in the Middle East. He started his career at niche City agency, Hexell Wylie.