Received two higher education graduate degrees in management and finance and passed a CFA exam.
Vilen has more than 15 years of experience in private equity, M&A, capital markets, leverage finance and business advisory with dozens of closed transactions worth more than $5 billion. From 2010 to 2015 he held various positions at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) in M&A and business advisory. From 2016 to 2022 he worked as an Investment Director at SFI, a public investment holding, growing M&A and capital markets practice. In 2022 Vilen left SFI, then became a Managing Director of Insight Investments pursuing his ambition to develop an independent private equity and asset management firm.