Our emerging growth fund, Antler Elevate, provides scale-up capital from Series A onwards to propel the next generation of remarkable founders on their paths to greatness.
Martell is an investment partner based in London who sits on a number of Antler’s Investment Committees. Prior to Antler, he was co-founder and CEO at Lazada, Southeast Asia’s largest e-commerce company, acquired by Alibaba Group in 2016. He was also a Global Venture Development Manager at Rocket Internet, where he was involved in rolling out and scaling business models globally. Martell holds an MBA from INSEAD and has been recognised on Forbes 30 under 30 list.
Teddy is an investment partner based in New York. Previously, Teddy was a Vice President at SoftBank in the Bay Area, Jakarta, and New York; a Principal at Comcast Ventures; and started his career in Technology Investment Banking at Goldman Sachs in San Francisco. He received degrees in Government and Economics from Harvard University.
Fady is an investment partner based in Singapore. Prior to Antler, Fady was the Global Head of M&A and investments at PayU, the payments and fintech arm of Prosus, a global technology-focused investment group known for its early investment into Tencent. Before Prosus, he spent time with the Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan (OTPP) across their Toronto and Hong Kong offices and helped set up the Hong Kong office, establishing the firm’s presence in the region. Fady has an undergraduate degree in Business Administration from the Schulich School of Business—York University and is a CFA charterholder.
Originally from Mexico City, Eduardo is a Principal at Antler Elevate in New York. He has a background in consumer-facing growth equity from his time at The Abraaj Group, a global PE firm focused on emerging markets. Eduardo holds an MBA from The Wharton School, an MA in International Studies from UPenn’s Lauder Institute, and a Bachelor’s degree in Finance from Tecnológico de Monterrey.
Originally from Norway, Mathias is a Principal at Antler Elevate in London. Since joining in 2019, he has co-led Antler Norway and worked on strategic projects and investments for Antler globally. He is passionate about supporting founders who solve challenges across climate, energy, and fintech. Mathias kicked off his career as a management consultant at McKinsey, before working as an investment professional at a Nordic PE firm. Mathias holds a MSc Econ. from Norwegian School of Economics.
Ola is a Senior Associate at Antler Elevate in London. Prior to joining Antler, she had been an investment professional for six-plus years at Blackstone and Benson Elliot, with a focus on real estate private equity. At Elevate, she leverages her Polish roots to drive CEE investment strategy, and enjoys working with founders taking on the challenge of building solutions powering traditional financial services. Ola holds an MBA from INSEAD, MSc in Real Estate Finance from LSE, and BSc in Urban Planning from UCL.
Chris is a Senior Associate at Antler Elevate in New York. Before joining Antler, Chris worked at London-based unicorn GoCardless in GTM and operations roles. Chris holds an MBA from NYU Stern and a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from the University of Virginia.
Katherine is a Finance Manager at Antler Elevate based in Scotland. Before joining Antler she worked for Morgan Stanley for six years across the Finance and Fund Service Department dealing with financial matters for legal entities and delivering accounting solutions for hedge fund clients. Katherine joined the team in June 2023 and focuses on fund finance and operations. Katherine holds a Master’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Imperial College London.