Salveo Capital, a Northbrook, Illinois-based alternative investment firm specializing in the legalized cannabis space, has appointed Thomas Mazarakis as a Managing Partner.
Mr. Mazarakis will work alongside Managing Partners Michael Gruber and Jeffrey Howard in overseeing strategic direction and will be responsible for portfolio management as well as scaling the firm and its operations.
Mr. Mazarakis, 47, has over 18 years of financial and investment experience. Most recently, he served as a Managing Director at Goldman Sachs in London where he was head of the Fundamental Strategies Group, a department of research analysts within the securities division’s multi-billion dollar equity and credit businesses.
Earlier in his career at Goldman Sachs, Mr. Mazarakis served as an Executive Director and led the retail/consumer sector team.
Prior to his tenure at Goldman Sachs, he spent two years at Citigroup in New York where he analyzed high yield and distressed industrial companies within the credit research department.
Launched at the end of 2016, Salveo Capital is an alternative investment firm specializing in the legalized cannabis space, particularly ancillary businesses.