Nimit Shah
Partner at Helios, Credit Investment Team and Head of Debt Capital Markets

Mr. Shah has 20 years of relevant investment and advisory experience. He joined Helios in 2008 and has been involved with a number of private equity and private credit investments including Vivo Energy, GB Foods Africa, Continental Outdoor, OVH Energy and Africell. Prior to joining Helios, Mr. Shah was a Director within the Financial Sponsors Group at Lehman Brothers in London. His experience there spanned M&A advisory, leveraged finance and equity capital markets in Europe and the US. Mr. Shah started his career as a strategy consultant at Arthur D Little where his focus areas were corporate finance and telecommunications. Born and raised in Nairobi, Kenya, he completed his high school education at Eton College in the UK; he has an MA in Economics and Management from Oxford University and an MBA from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania. Mr. Shah, a Kenyan and British national, speaks Swahili, Gujarati, and Hindi.