Ami SamuelsPartner at Gatewood Capital Partners
Ami Samuels is a Partner at Gatewood Capital Partners. Gatewood is a New York based Private Equity firm focused on seeding and anchoring emerging managers in Private Equity, Private Credit and other alternative asset classes.
Gatewood partners with high quality new and existing managers in launching and institutionalizing their funds. In doing so, Gatewood develops and positions these investment platforms for growth.
Ami is involved in transaction origination, execution, marketing, portfolio management and is responsible for ESG at the firm. Prior to Gatewood Ami was a Managing Director and Co-Head of Private Equity at a subsidiary of a large international bank. Ami led investments and monitoring of the PE portfolio and managed new business development activities. Ami also worked at a Venture Capital firm and prior to that was involved in several satellite communications companies. Ami has 10 years of investment banking experience with Lehman Brothers in NY and Tel Aviv. Ami graduated from Yale School of Management and from Haifa University in Israel.