Paolo Alimonti is a Partner of the Aster Club. He leads the Club’s activities in the US and Latin America. His expertise is in private equity investments including co-investment, direct deals and funds. He brings to the club a vast knowledge of investment strategies and professional experience of capital markets and risk management. Paolo is our members’ trustworthy guide through the expanding universe of investment choices.

He is the co-founder and Managing Director of Adair Capital ( He manages the  the qualitative and quantitative due diligence process of investment managers and the development of new alternative investment strategies for family offices and wealth management platforms. Prior to founding Adair Capital, he worked at Emcor, a privately-held risk management and advisory firm from 1991 to March 2000. From 1985 until 1991, Mr. Alimonti worked in the corporate finance and emerging markets departments at Bankers Trust Company in New York.

He holds a Masters degree in Economics from the Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium, and an M.B.A. from the Booth School of Business at the University of Chicago.