Alpesh has a strong background in software engineering and corporate finance. Having started a career in technology in 2000, he played an important role in helping his clients understand the impact of the internet and subsequently helped to design and build internet technology solutions to automate complex business operations and processes.
At IBM (and formerly at PwC Consulting), he worked on some of the most complex and largest systems integration projects in Europe, including design, build and deployment of online banks and the integration of accounting, CRM and ERP technologies at a number of financial institution clients. He has developed sound knowledge of corporate finance and deal structuring and underwriting skills having previously worked in both Private Equity (Lehman Brothers) and Investment Banking (Nomura).
Since joining Atlantic Bridge in 2011, Alpesh has played a key role in a number of investments and exits, as well as being instrumental in fund raising activities.
Alpesh holds a BSc with Honours in Computer Science from Bristol University and an MBA from MIT Sloan School of Management, where he was recipient of two prestigious Scholarship awards – “The Sainsbury Management Fellowship” and the “Peter Englander Fellowship”.
Alpesh enjoys skiing, sky diving and sailing as well as having a keen interest in electronic music, cinema and watching live sports (cricket, football, rugby and F1)