Our people's local knowledge helps us better understand the markets in which we operate. The team comprises more than 170 investment and operating professionals, all with strong transactional track records and good connections on the ground.
Carsten Jorgensen is a Partner and leads the Firm’s Credit and Real Estate strategies. He is the Chair of the Credit Strategy and Real Estate Investment Committee and a member of the Management Executive Committee at Abraaj.
Prior to joining Abraaj, Mr. Jorgensen was the Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer of LK Advisers, the family investment office of Lakshmi Mittal. Prior to this role, Mr. Jorgensen served as the Head of Investments at IKANO Fund Management, owned by the Kamprad family.
Mr. Jorgensen started his career in banking in Denmark. He holds a Certification in Business-Economics from the International Business College in Denmark.