Marian is a Co-founder and Managing Partner at IPM. He decided to establish IPM in 2014 as a unique and specialist asset management firm which serves investors, projects and opportunities in the sectors of infrastructure and technology.
Marian has over fifteen years of global banking and investing experience, having executed in excess of US$10bn in private equity and investment banking transactions in the United States, Europe, Latin America, Africa, Asia and the Middle East. Marian‘s track record includes successful investments across the entire asset lifecycle (from seed to M&A stage) with cross-border (e.g. Silicon Valley to CEE) technology transfer element.
Prior to co-founding IPM, Marian was a director of InfraMed Infrastructure, one of the largest emerging market private equity infrastructure funds with EUR385m in AUM backed by the leading investors such as European Investment Bank, Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations of France, Cassa Depositi e Prestiti of Italy, and EFG Hermes, the largest investment bank in the Middle East.
Before InfraMed, Marian executed principal transactions in oil and gas, mining, and infrastructure across global emerging markets for a London-based emerging market multi-strategy hedge fund, Nubuke Investments, and also with the International Finance Corporation (IFC), the investment arm of the World Bank in Washington, DC and Istanbul.
Marian began his career at Lehman Brothers’ Global M&A/Investment Banking team in New York, which was taken over by Barclays Capital in 2008.
Marian holds an MSc in Finance from the University of Cambridge in the UK and a BA in Economics from Oberlin College in the United States. Marian frequently returns to the University of Cambridge as a lecturer and event panellist on investments in private equity, clean tech and renewable energy.