Pantheon names New York head

He will head the New York office, which is set to open in the autumn, joining the firm’s existing US office in San Francisco. His focus will be on secondary deal origination, structuring and transacting. He will report to Elly Livingstone, head of Pantheon’s global secondaries team, who is based in London.

Scarpa joins from Coller Capital where he was a partner specializing in secondary transactions. Prior to Coller, he worked at Thomas H. Lee Putnam Ventures, Merrill Lynch and Skadden Arps.