Managing Director, Avec Capital
Nina Lesavoy is a Managing Director and the Founder of Avec Capital. She has spent nearly twenty years in the investment management business where she works in marketing and sales of investment products to institutional investors. Nina’s focus has included private equity and alternative investment funds in addition to other classes of equity and fixed income products. Thirteen of those years were with investment management firms including The Putnam Companies and Invesco (formerly Chancellor LGT Asset Management).
As Head of Sales and Client Service at Chancellor Capital, Nina developed one of the industry's premier sales and client service groups of 25 individuals. The group continued to sell and service the most complex pension relationships, and from 1990 to 1995 this team brought in 200 new institutional relationships and serviced the needs of over 450 clients. In 2000, after working for the CEO of Invesco Institutional, Ms. Lesavoy joined InvestorForce, an institutional investment technology enabling company, and was instrumental in its development both as an early founding shareholder as well as supporting the capital raise of $72 million. In 2003 Ms. Lesavoy co-founded Cue Capital, which successfully advised a range of private equity and alternative funds. With the founding of Avec Capital Ms. Lesavoy will focus on assisting emerging funds with differentiated skills and strategies that are looking to access institutional and high net worth investor groups.