Izzet is an Associate on AEA’s Middle Market Private Equity team. In his role, Izzet focuses on investment opportunities in the industrials and services sectors.
Prior to joining AEA, Izzet was an investment banker at Morgan Stanley.
Izzet graduated with honors and as a Tau Beta Pi scholar from Columbia University, where he earned a B.S. in industrial engineering and operations research.
Izzet launched the first summer camp for children with cancer in Turkey, as the former youth leader of COKSEV foundation, an organization treating children with cancer from low-income households. He previously worked with Food for Soul and Youth Action YouthBuild on the development of the East Harlem Refettorio Project, a community kitchen providing daily meal service and connections to other social services for local residents. Izzet is also an active mentor with NYC Mentoring Program, a public high school mentoring program in New York City.