Team Biographies

Nader Motamedy

Mr. Motamedy is a founder and the Vice Chairman of the Board of Managers of Caspian Private Equity, and serves on Caspian’s Investment Committee. Prior to that and until January 1, 2018, he was Chief Executive Officer, responsible for the strategic direction as well as for the development and management of the firm, and the Chairman of its Board of Managers. Prior and concurrent to that, until January 2012, Mr. Motamedy was a founding member and served as a member of the Board of Managers of Caspian Capital Management, LLC (“CCM”) that managed as much as $2.2 billion of alternative assets including fixed income portfolios and quantitative trading strategies. CCM also provided non-discretionary consulting on as much as $3 billion in structured products on funds of hedge fund programs. Mr. Motamedy began his investment career at Morgan Stanley in 1985 and worked at Prudential Securities and CDC Investment Management Corporation prior to joining CCM.

Mr. Motamedy holds an MBA from Boston College and a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Boston University. Mr. Motamedy serves on various company and fund advisory boards. In addition to other community engagements, Mr. Motamedy is actively involved in several youth assistance and development projects. He was instrumental in establishing the Paris St. Germain professional soccer team youth development program and its Foundation in the United States to help underprivileged youth achieve their athletic as well as academic potential. He is also a senior advisor to Inter Campus, the philanthropic arm of Inter Milan soccer team in New York as well as the Youri Djorkaeff Foundation. He is also the president of the Boston Children's Fund.