Elena Kareclas joined HarbourVest in 2016 and focuses on analyzing, structuring, and monitoring secondary private equity opportunities, including traditional and complex transactions.
Elena joined the Firm after spending three years working at Canada Pension Plan Investment Board in London and Toronto, where she was a senior associate in the Direct Private Equity and Public Markets teams. Her prior experience includes five years in Transaction Services and Assurance at KPMG and Deloitte.
Elena received a Bachelor of Commerce and Finance degree (with honours) from Trinity College at the University of Toronto in 2008. Elena is a qualified Chartered Accountant and Chartered Financial Analyst. Elena holds dual citizenship from Cyprus and Canada. She speaks fluent Greek.