Henry JacksonChief Executive at OpCapita LLP
Henry Jackson is Chief Executive of OpCapita LLP, a private equity firm focused on the acquisition and operational turnaround of underperforming businesses in the retail, consumer and leisure sectors. Prior to founding OpCapita in 2006, Henry had 20 years of experience as an investment banker in Europe and the US. He was Managing Director and Head of the European Consumer and Retail Group of Deutsche Bank AG and, before that, was Managing Director and ran the European Consumer and Retail Group of Credit Suisse First Boston (CSFB).
He received a B.Sc. with honours from the Wharton School and a B.A. with honours from the College of Arts and Sciences of the University of Pennsylvania where he graduated summa cum laude.
Henry also sits on the Board of Directors and on the Mid-Market Platform Council of Invest Europe, the Brussels-based industry association representing Europe’s private equity, venture capital and infrastructure firms and their investors, and is Chairman of its Turnaround Roundtable.
He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Special Projects Committee of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York, a member of the Council of the Serpentine Galleries in London and a member of the Board of Overseers of the School of Arts and Sciences at the University of Pennsylvania.