Ivo DetelinovGeneral Partner at Oryx
Ivo Detelinov is a Riyadh-based General Partner at Oryx – an early stage VC fund focused on MENA and managed by London-based VC firm Hambro Perks. Oryx has a regional HQ in ADGM, Abu Dhabi and an office in Riyadh.
Previously, he was at Riyad Capital for 7 years heading the firm's PE and VC Funds business and managing Riyad TAQNIA Fund (RTF).
Following the completion of an MBA degree (Finance) from New York University’s Stern School of Business, Ivo joined the Financial Sponsors Group of Merrill Lynch, where he assisted in origination, diligence and deal execution global PE and VC firms in New York (for seven years) and in London (for three years).
Prior to attending graduate school, he worked at MWI & Partners, a growth PE fund associated with Merrill Lynch. Ivo started his professional career at the Technology Equity Research at Merrill Lynch, where he covered Enterprise Software companies. He is a CFA Charterholder.