Searchlight Capital Partners
Mr. Uzumeri is a Founding Partner of Searchlight Capital Partners, a private investment firm with approximately $11 billion of assets under management operating out of offices in New York, London and Toronto. Searchlight was founded in 2010 and invests in both equity and debt across a wide range of industries. Mr. Uzumeri is currently a member of the Board of Mitel and Chairman of the Boards of M&M Food Market and Roots. Prior to co-founding Searchlight, Mr. Uzumeri was the head of Private Equity for the Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan. Mr. Uzumeri serves on the Board of the Sick Kids Hospital Foundation. Mr. Uzumeri graduated from the University of Toronto, with BASc. degree in Honors Industrial Engineering and received his MSc. in Finance from the London Business School.