Head of Brands
Tobias Nanda is responsible for developing, driving and executing Gordon Brothers’ global brand investment strategy through both acquisition and lending. He has nearly 20 years of experience working in private equity, where he has focused on sourcing, leading and managing investments in the consumer sector. Throughout his career, he has worked actively with board members and management teams to develop and implement growth strategies to deliver attractive results to all stakeholders.
Prior to leading brand investment strategies at Gordon Brothers, he was a Co-Founder and Partner of Trimountain Partners. Before that, he was a Managing Director at Palladin Consumer Retail Partners, a Vice President of GB Merchant Partners at Gordon Brothers and a private equity associate at MedEquity Partners. Tobias began his career as an investment banker at Merrill Lynch in 1999.
He currently serves on the board of directors of Universal Lacrosse, an omni-channel distributor of lacrosse equipment and apparel and the board of directors of RED Driving School, the leading driving education provider in the U.K. He is a former director of KT Health, a sports medicine and enthusiast brand; InMotion Entertainment, an airport electronics retailer; Harry’s of London, a luxury men’s footwear retailer; and Arnotts, a landmark Irish department store group.
Tobias holds a Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School and a Bachelor of Arts from Harvard College.