Nationality: Swiss / Persian
Joined Palamon: 2014
Business experience: 19 years
Ali Rahmatollahi joined Palamon in 2014 and became a Partner in 2016. He joined Palamon from Morgan Stanley where he spent nearly eight years in its Investment Banking division, most recently as an Executive Director in the Financial Sponsor Group. Prior to this he was an Engagement Manager at McKinsey & Company in its General Strategy Consulting and Private Equity Practices. In 2004, Ali co-founded OP Capital Partners, a private equity firm focused on opportunities in the Middle East.
A Swiss national, he graduated from Boston University as a NCAA First Division All-American Athlete with a degree in Business Administration and holds an MBA from Columbia Business School.
Ali is fluent in English, French and Farsi.