AGI Partners LLC Welcomes David Acharya10 Dec 2011
NEW YORK, December 2011 – AGI Partners LLC (AGI), an alternative investment management firm, today announced that David Acharya has joined the firm as Partner.
“We are very pleased to welcome David to AGI,” said Shaun Gordon, Founder and Managing Partner of AGI. “David’s experience covers all aspects of private equity, ranging from originating investments, transaction structuring and financing through working with management teams to create value and ultimately achieve liquidity.”
“I am delighted to join AGI as a Partner and look forward to working with our family office and institutional investors, entrepreneurs, industry-leading executives, and the management teams of portfolio companies.” said Mr. Acharya. “Our investing philosophy will continue to be rigorous analyses, conservative capital structures, and proactive approach to deal sourcing, executed in close working partnership with operating executives. It’s a terrific formula, and I look forward to working with my Partners.”
Prior to joining AGI, Mr. Acharya was a Director at MTN Capital Partners where among other accomplishments; he sourced and executed Revolution Dancewear. Before joining MTN Capital Partners, Mr. Acharya was a member of the Apprise Media investment team where he focused on investments in niche media and information companies including Canon Communications which was successfully sold to United Business Media. Previously, he was an investment banker for 10 years with the highly ranked leveraged finance groups of JP Morgan and TD Securities where he where he advised, structured and raised over $18 billion of capital for leading financial sponsors, media, telecom, consumer product and other various companies across the globe. In addition, he was involved in numerous private equity investments as part of Toronto Dominion’s merchant banking investments.
Mr. Acharya holds a BS and MBA degrees from St. John’s University.
AGI Partners LLC is an alternative investment management firm that deploys capital from our funds. We provide creative solutions and invest funds in private equity investments and special situation opportunities. We identify and partner with best-in-class management teams by providing the financial and strategic resources required to grow businesses. For further information on AGI, visit www.agi-llc.com.