Gokhan Kara joined HarbourVest in 2016 and focuses on sourcing, reviewing, executing, and monitoring co-investments in Europe.
He joined the Firm after spending five years at Goldman Sachs International in London, where he was an associate in the investment banking division responsible for merger and acquisition, capital markets, and credit advisory projects focused on TMT and Industrial sector companies. Prior to that, during his gap-year period he spent one year as an analyst in the Global Investment Research division at Goldman Sachs International.
Gokhan received a BA in Management from Bogazici University in Istanbul in 2007 and an MSc in Management from HEC Paris in 2011. He speaks fluent Turkish and is conversational in French and Italian.