Jim Strang

Executive Fellow of Accounting

BComs PhD (Edinburgh) MPhil (Cambridge) AMP (INSEAD) ASIP

Jim Strang has over 20 years experience as both a consultant to and an investor in the Private Equity market. His experience extends from time as a strategy consultant at Bain and Company through working across both General Partner (GP) and Limited Partner (LP) roles as a Private Equity investor. He currently serves as Managing Director and Head of EMEA at Hamilton Lane Inc., the largest allocator of Private Equity capital globally. In addition to his role at Hamilton Lane, Jim currently serves as a Non-Executive Director at Hg Capital Trust plc, a Private Equity focussed Investment Trust. He is also a Senior Advisor to the Private Equity Group (PEG) at Bain and Company.

His research interests in Private Equity include performance drivers in Private Equity and Venture Capital (PEVC) in developed and developing markets, strategy, organisational design and team effectiveness in PEVC managers and innovative models for delivering PEVC to investors

Jim holds both Bachelor of Commerce and Ph.D. degrees from The University of Edinburgh Business School, a Master of Philosophy in Finance from Cambridge Judge Business School and an AMP from INSEAD. He is a member of the CFA Institute.