Paola Maleh

Partner and Head of EMEA

  • Client Relations and Capital Raising
  • Partner and Head of EMEA
  • London, United Kingdom


Paola Maleh is a Partner based in EQT's London office and is Head of EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) in our Client Relations and Capital Raising team.

Prior to joining EQT in 2015, Paola was Head of EMEA Marketing and Investor Relations at Silver Lake in London. Previously, she was with Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (“ADIA”) where she focused on private equity fund investments and co-investments as well as on developing the Private Equity department’s strategy. Before ADIA, Paola was with McKinsey & Company based in the New York and London offices. Paola also worked for EMC in Boston as a software engineer.

Paola received an M.B.A. from the MIT Sloan School of Management, and a B.Sc. in Computer Science from McGill University.