Our people
  • bryan-acutt.jpg
    Bryan Acutt
    Associate Director

    UK / Infrastructure

    Bryan Acutt

    Associate Director
    UK / Infrastructure
     

    Bryan is an Associate Director in 3i's Infrastructure team in London and joined in January 2016. He is responsible for the portfolio and asset management of infrastructure and energy projects in the UK and continental Europe, including the valuation of the funds, reporting to portfolio lenders and investors, portfolio value enhancement and yield management.

    Prior to joining 3i, Bryan worked at Amber Infrastructure where he was involved in portfolio management and asset valuation of International Public Partnership. Prior to Amber, Bryan worked at Deloitte in Australia and South Africa.

    Bryan has a Bachelor of Accounting Science (Honours).

    3i office address

    16 Palace Street
    London SW1E 5JD
    +44 (0)20 7975 3131
    +44 (0)20 7975 3232
  • 21_Ashutosh Agrawal.png
    Ashutosh Agrawal
    Director

    India / Infrastructure

    Ashutosh Agrawal

    Director
    India / Infrastructure
     

    Ashutosh joined 3i in 2011 and has more than nine years experience in various roles in private equity and management consulting. He manages various assets across the power, roads, ports and healthcare sectors. He supports 3i's existing portfolio companies in assessing the Indian market. He has delivered three exits in India for 3i. Prior to 3i, he worked at A.T.Kearney where he was involved in advising clients across multiple sectors including telecoms, energy, logistics and automotive. He also worked at Lehman Brothers and briefly at General Atlantic in their Mumbai office. Ashutosh holds a Management degree from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad and a Bachelors degree in Computer Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi.

    3i office address

    3i India Private Limited,
    Level 7 B-Wing,
    Capital Bandra Kurla Complex,
    Mumbai - 400 051
    +91-22-49055850
    +91-22-49055999
  • matt_barker.jpg
    Matt Barker
    Director

    UK / Infrastructure

    Matt Barker

    Director
    UK / Infrastructure
     

    Matt joined 3i in May 2010 and is primarily responsible for the origination, execution and asset management of deals in the infrastructure sector.

    He had responsibility for 3i Infrastructure plc’s investment in the Eversholt Rail Group, including during the acquisition in 2010, as a director of the company during the fund’s ownership and for the sale to CKI that was completed in April 2015. Matt was involved in 3i Infrastructure plc’s investment in the Dalmore Capital Fund and played a leading role in 3i Group’s acquisition of Barclays Infrastructure Funds Management. Recently, Matt was responsible for 3i Infrastructure plc’s investments in Wireless Infrastructure Group, the UK’s leading independent mobile tower company, and TCR, the airport ground support equipment lessor.  He retains responsibility for the asset management of both of these investments. Prior to joining 3i, Matt worked in the infrastructure funds business of Macquarie, with a focus on airport investments.

    Matt holds a BSc in Economics from the University of Nottingham.

    3i office address

    16 Palace Street
    London SW1E 5JD
    +44 (0)20 7975 3131
    +44 (0)20 7975 3232

     

    Investments

  • 16_Paolo Bergamelli.png
    Paolo Bergamelli
    Senior Associate

    UK / Infrastructure

    Paolo Bergamelli

    Senior Associate
    UK / Infrastructure
     

    Paolo is a senior associate in 3i’s Infrastructure team in London and joined 3i in September 2015. He is primarily responsible for the origination and execution of deals in the infrastructure sector.

    Prior to joining 3i, Paolo worked in the investment banking division of UBS, advising on Infrastructure, Transport and Telecom transactions.

    Paolo holds a MSc in Finance from Bocconi University.

    3i office address

    16 Palace Street
    London SW1E 5JD
    +44 (0)20 7975 3131
    +44 (0)20 7975 3232
  • 17_Gaurav Bhurat.png
    Gaurav Bhurat
    Director

    India / Infrastructure

    Gaurav Bhurat

    Director
    India / Infrastructure
     

    Gaurav joined 3i's India Infrastructure Team in 2011 as a Senior Associate.

    Prior to joining 3i, Gaurav was part of the investments team at TVS Capital, a mid-market private equity fund, where he invested in varied sectors like banking, retail and healthcare. He has also invested in European PE and high yield debt at Goldman Sachs and in US small cap equity at Boston Avenue Capital LLC, a billion $ hedge fund.

    Gaurav holds an MBA from Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad and is a qualified Chartered Accountant.

    3i office address

    3i India Private Limited,
    Level 7 B-Wing,
    Capital Bandra Kurla Complex,
    Mumbai - 400 051
    +91-22-49055850
    +91-22-49055999
  • 105_Lorenzo_Cannizzo.png
    Lorenzo Cannizzo
    Director

    UK / Infrastructure

    Lorenzo Cannizzo

    Director
    UK / Infrastructure
     

    Lorenzo is a Director in the Infrastructure team in London and joined 3i in 2017, following 3i’s acquisition of a portfolio of assets from the EISER Global Infrastructure Fund. He joined EISER in 2014 with responsibility for the asset management of investments in Southern Europe.

    He is currently involved in asset management, origination and execution across both project and economic infrastructure investments. Previously, Lorenzo worked in the investment banking department of HSBC advising on a range of M&A and financing transactions in the power, utilities and renewables sector. Prior to this, Lorenzo was an Associate Consultant at Cambridge Associates where he advised institutional investors on asset allocation and selection of investment managers.

    Lorenzo holds a MSc (with honours) in Economics and Finance from LUISS University and an MBA from London Business School. He is a CFA charterholder.

    3i office address

    16 Palace Street
    London SW1E 5JD
    +44 (0)20 7975 3131
    +44 (0)20 7975 3232
  • john_cavill.jpg
    John Cavill
    Partner

    UK / Infrastructure

    John Cavill

    Partner
    UK / Infrastructure
     

    John is a Partner in 3i's Infrastructure team in London and joined 3i in November 2013.

    He is responsible for asset management of greenfield and operational infrastructure projects, as well as the fund management of a number of 3i’s private infrastructure funds. He works closely with portfolio board directors and Infrastructure Managers Limited, the business’s main SPV management services provider.

    John is also on the Boards of Cross London Trains and Wireless Infrastructure Group. Previously, John was a Director at Barclays Infrastructure Funds, St Modwen Properties, Land Securities and Vinci. Earlier in his career he worked for Arup.

    John has a Geography Degree from the University of Liverpool, an MSc in Transport Planning & Economics from the University of Cardiff and an MBA from Cass Business School.

    3i office address

    16 Palace Street
    London SW1E 5JD
    +44 (0)20 7975 3131
    +44 (0)20 7975 3232
  • 22_Manu Chandra.png
    Manu Chandra
    Director

    India / Infrastructure

    Manu Chandra

    Director
    India / Infrastructure
     

    Manu Chandra joined 3i in 2007 and has been involved in the investment, asset management and exit for several portfolio companies including Adani Power, Ind Barath Utkal, UFO Moviez and GVK Energy. Previously Manu worked at the Monitor Group as a Senior Consultant.

    He was involved in advising clients across multiple sectors in the Indian market and led the effort to establish Monitor’s research firm in India. Prior to Monitor, Manu worked with CitiGroup.

    Manu holds an MBA from Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad and a Bachelors degree in Computer Engineering from Delhi University.

    3i office address

    3i India Private Limited,
    Level 7 B-Wing,
    Capital Bandra Kurla Complex,
    Mumbai - 400 051
    +91-22-49055850
    +91-22-49055999
  • 25_Aaron Church.png
    Aaron Church
    Director

    UK / Infrastructure

    Aaron Church

    Director
    UK / Infrastructure
     

    Aaron is a Director in the Infrastructure team based in London, with a primary focus on origination, execution and asset management of investments in European economic infrastructure businesses. He worked on 3i Infrastructure plc’s acquisition of Esvagt and Infinis, and the acquisition of Herambiente as part of acquiring a portfolio of businesses from the EISER Global Infrastructure Fund.

    He is a director on the boards of Esvagt and Herambiente. Prior to 3i, Aaron worked for HRL Morrison & Co, a major Australasian-based infrastructure fund manager, and the Boston Consulting Group.

    Aaron holds a B.Com from the University of Canterbury and a M.B.A. (Distinction) from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, where he was a Fulbright Scholar.

    3i office address

    16 Palace Street
    London SW1E 5JD
    +44 (0)20 7975 3131
    +44 (0)20 7975 3232

     

    Investments

  • 103_Rob_Collins.png
    Rob Collins
    Managing Partner, Head of North American Infrastructure

    North America / Infrastructure

    Rob Collins

    Managing Partner, Head of North American Infrastructure
    North America / Infrastructure
     

    Rob joined 3i in 2017 as the Managing Partner for North American Infrastructure. He is a member of 3i’s Executive Committee. Prior to joining 3i, Rob led Hastings Funds Management’s infrastructure investment activities in North America & Europe and was a member of Hastings’ Executive Committee and Investment Committee.

    Previously, Rob founded the infrastructure M&A practice at Morgan Stanley and Greenhill where he was a Managing Director, Head of Infrastructure Investment Banking for the Americas at both firms. He started his infrastructure career at Goldman Sachs after spending five years as an active-duty, naval officer in the U.S. Navy Nuclear Submarine Program.

    Rob holds an MBA from The Wharton School, a masters equivalent in nuclear engineering from the Bettis Reactor Engineering School, and a B.E., magna cum laude, in chemical engineering from Vanderbilt University.

    3i office address

    One Grand Central Place
    60 E. 42nd St, Ste 4100
    New York, NY 10165
    +1 (212) 848 1400
    +1 (212) 848 1401

     

    Investments

  • 27_Nicolas Conrad.png
    Nicolas Conrad
    Senior Associate

    UK / Infrastructure

    Nicolas Conrad

    Senior Associate
    UK / Infrastructure
     

    Nicolas joined 3i in March 2016. He is responsible for the origination and execution of deals across the Economic Infrastructure and Projects space.

    Prior to joining 3i, Nicolas worked in the Investment Banking division of Citigroup, advising on Infrastructure, Transport and Industrials transactions.

    He holds a B.Sc. (Hons) in Economics from the University of Nottingham.

    3i office address

    16 Palace Street
    London SW1E 5JD
    +44 (0)20 7975 3131
    +44 (0)20 7975 3232
  • 30_James Dawes.png
    James Dawes
    Chief Financial Officer

    UK / Infrastructure

    James Dawes

    Chief Financial Officer
    UK / Infrastructure
     

    James is Chief Financial Officer for 3i Group's Infrastructure business and joined in January 2016. He manages all of the operational, financial and reporting requirements for the Infrastructure business line within 3i Group, as well as performing CFO duties for 3i Infrastructure plc.

    Prior to joining 3i, James was with Legal & General Investment Management where he held a number of senior finance roles, including Finance Director of LGV Capital from 2007 to 2015.

    He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants and a Member of the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment.

    3i office address

    16 Palace Street
    London SW1E 5JD
    +44 (0)20 7975 3131
    +44 (0)20 7975 3232
  • 33_Anna Dellis.png
    Anna Dellis
    Partner

    UK / Infrastructure

    Anna Dellis

    Partner
    UK / Infrastructure
     

    Anna joined 3i in 2006, is a Partner in the Infrastructure team, and leads asset management for the portfolio of economic infrastructure investments.

    Anna has had a leading role on many of the large infrastructure investments made by 3i, including Elenia and Eversholt Rail.  In 2015 she led the successful bid for 45% stakes in Oiltanking terminals in Ghent and Terneuzen.   In  2017 she was senior deal team member for the acquisition of a portfolio of assets from the EISER Global Infrastructure Fund.

    Anna holds board positions at Belfast City Airport, ESP Utilities Group and at Oiltanking companies in Singapore, Amsterdam, Terneuzen, Ghent and Malta.

    Prior to 3i,  Anna advised on infrastructure transactions at PricewaterhouseCoopers.  She has a BA Joint Honours in French and German from the University of Nottingham and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales.

    3i office address

    16 Palace Street
    London SW1E 5JD
    +44 (0)20 7975 3131
    +44 (0)20 7975 3232

     

    Investments

  • 34_Adrien Delmottee.png
    Adrien Delmotte
    Senior Associate

    France / Infrastructure

    Adrien Delmotte

    Senior Associate
    France / Infrastructure
     

    Adrien is a Senior Associate in 3i’s Infrastructure team in Paris and joined in September 2015. He is primarily responsible for the origination and execution of deals in the infrastructure sector.

    Prior to joining 3i, Adrien worked in the investment banking division of Société Générale, advising on Financial Institution Group transactions.

    Adrien graduated from the Ecole Polytechnique.

    3i office address

    29 rue de Berri,
    75008 Paris
    + 33 1 73 15 11 00
  • 104_Steve_Dorsey.png
    Steve Dorsey
    Vice President

    North America / Infrastructure

    Steve Dorsey

    Vice President
    North America / Infrastructure
     

    Steve joined 3i in 2017 as a Vice President in the North American Infrastructure team. Prior to joining 3i, Steve was an Associate Director at Hastings Funds Management where he was responsible for the origination, execution and management of infrastructure equity investments in the energy, utilities and transportation sectors.

    Steve began his career as an investment banker at BNP Paribas, where he focused on project finance and advisory in the infrastructure, power and energy sectors.

    Steve holds a Bachelor’s degree in economics from Bucknell University.

    3i office address

    One Grand Central Place
    60 E. 42nd St, Ste 4100
    New York, NY 10165
    +1 (212) 848 1400
    +1 (212) 848 1401
  • 35_Stephane Duhr.png
    Stéphane Duhr
    Director

    France / Infrastructure

    Stéphane Duhr

    Director
    France / Infrastructure
     

    Stéphane is a Director in 3i's Infrastructure team in Paris and joined 3i in November 2013, following 3i’s acquisition of Barclays Infrastructure Funds Management Limited. He joined BIFM in 2005 to set up the business and originate investment opportunities in France.

    He is currently involved origination, execution, asset management and value creation across all sectors. He is also involved in business development in the Benelux and Central Europe.

    Previously, Stéphane spent two years in the Strategy department of Barclays, helping the bank's product and country management grow their businesses. Before this, he was a consultant for the Boston Consulting Group in Paris and also worked in M&A for Morgan Stanley in London.

    Stéphane holds an MBA with distinction from INSEAD, an MSc in Engineering from Ecole Centrale Paris and an MSc in Finance & Economics from the London School of Economics.

    3i office address

    29 rue de Berri,
    75008 Paris
    + 33 1 73 15 11 00
Back to top