Ferdinand Kayakesen

Ferdinand Kayakesen

  • Joined Seidler Equity Australia soon after inception in January 2018
  • B Eng (Elec) and B Bus (Bus Admin) RMIT University; Masters in Law (Taxation) University of Melbourne (current)

Ferdi is involved in all investment activities, with a primary emphasis on sourcing and closing of portfolio company investments.

Previously, Ferdi spent 13 years at Macquarie Group in senior roles in Structured Finance and Asset Management, where he partnered with intermediaries, companies, owners and management teams of SME's and assisted them in achieving their strategic goals.

Prior to Macquarie, Ferdi worked at ANZ and Ford Motor Company in various roles including marketing and engineering. He has also successfully managed and exited two family owned businesses that focused on consumer services.