Zita Saurel





Business & Information Services
Financial Services
Internet & Media

Zita joined H&F in 2005 and focuses on the internet & media sectors and financial services sectors. She is currently a Director of Allfunds and was formerly a Director of Nets, Wood Mackenzie and Hostelworld (Web Reservations). She was also active in the Firm’s investments in Scout24, IRIS Software, Nielsen and Gartmore Investment Management.

Zita also leads the Firm’s capital markets activities in Europe related to new investments and for portfolio companies.

Prior to H&F, Zita worked at Investcorp in London and the Leveraged Finance department of Lehman Brothers in London. In addition Zita serves as a Director of Glasswing International and a Governor of The Royal Ballet School.

Zita is fluent in English, French, and Spanish.


Georgetown University (Krogh Scholar)