Jesse Portner

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Jesse Portner, Investment Director

Jesse joined Literacy Capital in May 2018. He has a background primarily in Transaction Services, providing financial due diligence to large European private equity funds

KPMG LLP (Oct 14 - May 18)

Jesse spent three years in the Private Equity Group within Transaction Services, providing financial due diligence to private equity funds on acquisitions and disposals of portfolio companies across a broad range of sectors

During his final six months at KPMG, he completed a secondment to the Managing Partner's office, working on strategic and financial projects for the UK firm

Jesse is ACA qualified with the ICAEW

Prior to starting at KPMG, as part of a gap year Jesse worked for a start-up (LaundryRepublic) based in London and completed an internship at a hedge fund in Shanghai