Emmanuel Pitsilis joined Partners Capital in 2021. He is a Managing Director and Co-Head of Asia Pacific. Prior to joining Partners Capital, Emmanuel was an entrepreneur and early-stage venture investor focused on Asia B2B SaaS and FinTech. He co-founded two tech businesses and built a successful venture portfolio. Previously, Emmanuel spent more than 20 years with McKinsey & Company where he was a Senior Partner in the financial services practice. He worked across the USA, Europe and Asia Pacific, with a particular focus on building the firm’s presence in Asia Pacific, initially in Southeast Asia and then in North Asia. Emmanuel holds a MSc from École Polytechnique majoring in Pure Mathematics and Quantum Physics, a MSc in Engineering from École des Mines de Paris and an MBA from INSEAD.