Rakesh (Rick)


Rakesh (Rick) is a Partner and Global Head of Private Credit. Since joining Pantheon in 2019 to head up the firm’s dedicated private credit strategy focused on secondaries and co-investments, the business has grown to become one of the largest providers of secondary solutions capital to private credit fund managers and investors globally. Prior to joining Pantheon, Rick was a senior principal investment professional and investment committee member at several direct credit firms, including Stone Tower Capital, Green Brook Capital, Star Mountain Capital, and Citigroup Alternative Investments, where he worked across a range of strategies spanning unsponsored and sponsored direct lending, special situations and distressed, asset-based finance and specialty finance, mezzanine finance, and minority control private equity. He began his career in the Financial Institutions Group at Morgan Stanley & Co. Rick received a B.Com in Economics and Finance from McGill University.