Saturday, 25 April 2015
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Mar 19 2008 | 10:42am ET
Structured finance shop Yorkville Advisors has hired Paul Strzelecki as managing director and partner for its U.K.-based operations. In this newly created position, Strzelecki will head up the firm’s London offices and expand the firm’s investment opportunities.
Strzelecki is a former adviser to numerous venture capital-backed Internet, mobile telecommunications, sports and healthcare start-up companies through Ravenbeck, a consultancy he founded. Strzelecki will continue his consultancy work in a limited capacity while at Yorkville.
“Paul brings a hands-on and value-added approach in supporting our current and potential portfolio companies,” said Mark Angelo, founder of Yorkville Advisors. “His extensive business experience, sector knowledge and network will be a great asset to our firm as we look to increase our investments in the U.K. and internationally.”
Founded in 2001, Yorkville is the investment manager of YA Global Investments, which specializes in structured finance and direct investments.
Mar 20 2015 | 12:45pm ET
StreetWise Partners, a non-profit organization that works with low-income individuals to help them overcome employment barriers, raised over $275,000 at the 2015 Raising the Ante Charity Poker Tournament and Casino Event last Wednesday evening at Capitale. Here are some photos from the event. Read more…