Bankim Gopani has 23 years of experience as a successful Private Equity professional, Operating Executive, and Entrepreneur in Information Technology, Business Services, Communications, Water and Green Energy industries. As a Private Equity professional, Bankim has championed numerous investments, served on their Boards actively, built management teams, guided portfolio companies for IPO preparations and strategic exit via M&A, and led fund-raising activities. His private equity career began at GE Equity where he earned the Winner’s Circle Award for being a top global performer. He was then hand-picked by two Fortune 100 CEOs to lead Information Technology investments for Arlington Capital Partners. Bankim’s entrepreneurial experience includes being Founder and CEO of Best Search Inc., an information screening SaaS firm serving mid-large clients. Bankim earned his MBA from Wharton as a Palmer Scholar, and BAS from Stern School (NYU) with Summa Cum Laude Honors.