Geoff Kalish

Geoff Kalish


Geoff is the vice chairman and one of the founding partners of Aquiline. Prior to joining the firm in 2005, he co-founded Venturion Capital, a private equity firm that invested in financial services companies in North America and Europe. Previously, he led the European financial services investment banking practice of Smith Barney and was a senior manager of its global financial services capital markets practice. Earlier in his career, as a venture capitalist, he founded three start-up companies and served as a proprietary trader of exchange rate and interest rate products for Drexel Burnham Lambert, Kidder Peabody and Westpac Bank.


B.A. in History, Columbia University; Masters of Public Policy, John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University

  • AFS Investment Committee
  • ATG Investment Committee
  • ACO Investment Committee
  • Valuation Committee