Paladin Capital elevates Kenneth Pentimonti to MD level

Pentimonti joined Paladin's investment team in 2002.

  • Kenneth Pentimonti leads Paladin’s European operations
  • Paladin Capital Group is a global investor
  • It has offices in Washington DC, New York, London, Luxembourg and Silicon Valley

Paladin Capital Group has promoted Kenneth Pentimonti to managing director level.

Pentimonti joined Paladin’s investment team in 2002 and leads Paladin’s European operations, having opened the firm’s first office in the region in London in 2015, followed by Luxembourg in 2016.

“Reflecting Paladin’s belief that securing our shared, critical infrastructure is a global team effort, Ken has dedicated himself to building a European network of entrepreneurs, co-investors, academia and government,” said Michael Steed, founder and managing partner. “As we deploy our latest cyber fund, this network will help Paladin to source compelling investment opportunities and further our mission to protect our digital-first society.”

Paladin has invested in 19 early-stage companies operating in Europe, and is actively investing its €370 million Cyber Fund II in cyber and security-focused AI startups across the continent.

Pentimonti has led investments in a wide range of cyber companies across Europe including IriusRisk, Intangic, Virtuoso and Decentriq.

Paladin is a global investor with offices in Washington DC, New York, London, Luxembourg and Silicon Valley.