Nadim Barakat is a Senior Advisor in Corporate Private Equity. He is based in New York.
Mr. Barakat was formerly a Managing Director and the Chief Investment Officer of Credit Suisse's Customized Fund Investment Group. He led the group’s global investment activity across private equity and real assets, and managed a number of strategic separate accounts. Mr. Barakat joined Credit Suisse in 2000 through the merger with Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette where he was in DLJ Merchant Banking’s Customized Fund Investment Group. Prior to DLJ, Mr. Barakat focused on private equity investments for NBK Capital and was in the Mergers and Acquisitions department of JP Morgan Chase.
Mr. Barakat earned his B.S. in systems engineering from the University of Virginia. Mr. Barakat holds Series 7 and 63 securities licenses with the U.S. Financial Industry Regulatory Authority.