Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund GIC has appointed Arif Lakhani as a vice-president in its San Francisco office while General Atlantic has appointed Vinay Trivedi as V-P.
GIC appoints Arif Lakhani as V-P
Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund GIC has appointed Arif Lakhani as a vice-president, per his LinkedIn page. Lakhani will be based in San Francisco.
Before joining GIC, he was Investment Director at SoftBank Investment Advisers from 2018-2019. Lakhani has also served stints at private equity firm Silver Lake.
GIC, established in 1981, operates as a global investment company with over $100 billion in AUM. The company, which manages Singapore’s foreign reserves, makes investments in a wide range of asset classes including real estate, private equity, equities and fixed income in over 40 countries.
Singapore-based GIC employs over 1,500 people across 10 offices in key financial cities worldwide.
General Atlantic names V-P
Global growth equity firm General Atlantic has appointed Vinay Trivedi as Vice-President to focus on investments in the technology sector, according to an announcement.
Prior to joining General Atlantic, he served stints at The Blackstone Group on the private equity investment team and at SoftBank Investment Advisers on the Vision Fund investment team.
He was also a product manager at Citymapper, an urban mobility startup backed by Benchmark Capital and Index Ventures.