Thierry Aoun joined IK Partners in 2020 and is a Director, heading up the Capital Markets team in London. He is responsible for leading acquisition financing and overseeing related activities for the Firm’s buyouts and portfolio companies as well as managing the firm’s relationships with lenders. Since joining, Thierry has grown the team considerably and set a framework for Capital Markets involvement throughout the lifecycle of an investment.
Prior to joining IK Partners, Thierry was at KKR, focusing on private credit investments and capital markets activities. Thierry began his career in leveraged finance at J.P. Morgan, where he was actively involved in leveraged loans and high yield transactions. Thierry holds an MSc in Management from HEC Paris.
Outside of work, Thierry enjoys hiking and diving. Thierry is a native French speaker and fluent in English.