Brian W. Saunders
Managing Director, Head of UK and Europe, Member of Investment Committee
Mr. Saunders is a Managing Director and Head of United Kingdom and Europe, having joined in February 2019, and is based in London. Previously, Mr. Saunders was a Senior Managing Director, Private Equity, at Cerberus European Capital Advisors, LLP. Prior to moving to London in 2015, Mr. Saunders spent 11 years based in Tokyo, Japan where he was responsible for managing Cerberus’s investments across Asia and including serving as Representative Director and President of Cerberus Japan K.K. Mr. Saunders joined Cerberus in the New York office in 2003. Prior to joining Cerberus, Mr. Saunders worked in the Investment Banking Division of Salomon Smith Barney from 1995 to 2003.
A native of Petrolia, Ontario, Mr. Saunders earned a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) First-class degree from Queen’s University in Canada.
Colin M. Savage
Managing Director, Head of North America Investments, Member of Investment Committee
Mr. Savage is a Managing Director and Head of North America Investments, having joined in March 2015, and is based in New York. Previously, Mr. Savage worked in the financial institutions investment banking group at Citigroup Global Markets, Inc. from 2010 to 2015. Mr. Savage has had significant financial institutions transaction experience in North America, Europe and Asia. Prior to Citigroup, Mr. Savage worked in the financial institutions investment banking group at UBS AG in New York from 2007 to 2010 and in the mergers & acquisitions group of Rothschild from 2005 to 2007.
Mr. Savage is currently a member of the Board of Directors of Somerset Reinsurance and Ascensus.
Originally from Tallahassee, Florida, Mr. Savage earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Yale University, with a double major in History and Engineering, and an MBA from Columbia Business School, where he was selected for the value investing program and awarded Beta Gamma Sigma honors. Mr. Savage is a CFA Charterholder.
Ms. Feyer is a Vice President, having joined in April 2017, and is based in London. Previously, Ms. Feyer worked at Morgan Stanley from 2013 to 2017 in the Financial Institutions Group and the Mergers & Acquisitions Group based in London. Prior to Morgan Stanley, Ms. Feyer worked as a Summer Analyst at Cerberus Capital Management and as a Trainee at the German Embassy in Washington D.C.
Ms. Feyer is a member of the Board of Directors of Kepler Cheuvreux.
A native of Falkenstein, Germany, Ms. Feyer earned an MPhil degree in Economics, with distinction in coursework, from the University of Oxford, and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy & Economics, with distinction, from the University of Bayreuth.
Mr. Ngombwa is a Vice President, having joined in July 2016, and is based in London. Previously, Mr. Ngombwa worked at Morgan Stanley from 2011 to 2016 in the Financial Institutions Group and the Financial Sponsors Group based in London.
A native of Udine, Italy, Mr. Ngombwa earned a Masters in Finance degree, summa cum laude, from ESSEC Business School, and a Bachelor of Science (Honors) in Economics, First Class, degree from the University of East Anglia.
Mr. Owens is an Associate, having joined in August 2017, and is based in New York. Previously, Mr. Owens worked as an analyst in the Financial Institutions Group at J.P. Morgan, covering insurance companies, from 2015 to 2017.
A native of Burlington, Massachusetts, Mr. Owens earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Bentley University in Finance.
Sarah A. Raimi
Ms. Raimi is an Associate, having joined in July 2016, and is based in London, after completing Atlas’s summer internship program. Prior to Atlas, Ms. Raimi worked at the Boston Consulting Group in Montreal, as an intern.
A native of Paris, France, Ms. Raimi earned a Master of Science degree in Applied Mathematics and Industrial Engineering and a Bachelor of Science degree from the École Nationale Supérieure des Mines de Nancy.
Christian S. Wilson
Mr. Wilson is an Associate, having joined in August 2018, and is based in New York. Previously, Mr. Wilson worked as an analyst in the Financial Institutions Group at J.P. Morgan, covering insurance companies, from 2016 to 2018.
A native of Vestal, New York, Mr. Wilson earned a Bachelor of Science degree from the State University of New York at Binghamton with a concentration in Finance.