Asthenius Capital was founded by Alp Sevimlisoy as his flagship specialised consolidated holding company located in London. Through our services we are able to work with our partners to structure multi-dimensional strategies that encompass an array of results matrices in our target regions and verticals.
Our participation is based on both financial & industrial research as well as a systematic analysis of the market, which is then executed by our in-house team with the support of our choice associates.
Our perspectives are derived from an understanding of our risk provisions and time horizons. This is coupled with our capacity to facilitate group wide corporate objectives. These goals are driven by a desire to complete comprehensive corporate aims rather than individual transactional targets.
The firm specialises in emerging markets, real estate asset classes in the UK and the representation of multi-national enterprises in geographies we are present in with a specialisation on strategic policy. Our capabilities enable us to transact in line with; internal corporate mandates, geographical constraints and transactional preferences in both emerging and developed markets that institutions may be subject to.
Alp Sevimlisoy is the founder of Asthenius Capital and responsible for all executive corporate strategies. Alp was selected for the Atlantic Council, a global policy institution, in 2021 and is a Millennium Fellow. He holds a BSc degree in Banking and International Finance from Cass Business School. Prior to setting up his own firm, Alp was at Duet Group; a global alternative asset management company with over USD 5 Billion in assets. Alp also serves as an external member of the Advisory Board at Cass Business School, City University London.
His background spans a career as a hedge-fund manager focused on emerging markets as well as private equity expertise in the real estate and FMCG sector. He has executed transactions in the United Kingdom, Turkey as well as countries in the Mediterranean, Middle East & Sub-Saharan Africa. Alp is also an Advisory Board Member at Cass Business School and a Geopolitical Strategist on Atlanticism in the Mediterranean & Middle East. He has been published as an Op-Ed author in the National Interest, the Hill & Israel Hayom, quoted in Bloomberg, Hedge Fund Manager, and IHS Jane's 360 as well as other domestic and international broadsheet publications in the countries he has historically operated in. Alp is also a speaker and panelist at global events including the Bloomberg Summit.
Emrah Sevimlisoy is the Director of the real estate arm of Asthenius Capital. Emrah has an established understanding of the illiquid market and offers UK expertise with a focus on luxury developments, bringing with him industrial knowledge in the field of real estate to the firm. He holds a Masters in Architecture and Interiors from the Royal College of Arts. His career has seen him work with regards to a number of notable developments, both proprietary and external in the UK, Continental Europe and EMEA region. Emrah's personal portfolio is inclusive of private residential spaces in the HNW & UHNW designated markets of the aforementioned jurisdictions.
The team at Asthenius Capital come from a range of backgrounds including both the boutique and corporate financial spaces, with a lineage focused on asset management inclusive of; hedge fund strategies, private equity as well as industrial real estate in addition to public policy experience with international stakeholders. The organisation's specilisation in distinct sectors and regions, enable an offering which encompasses multiple transaction designations. Our refined management structure allows our internal committee to have complete oversight over both systematic operations as well as board level management decisions.
Our Op-Ed articles have been published in:
— The National Interest (United States, Washington D.C),
— The Hill (United States, Washington D.C.),
— Israel Hayom (Israel),
— IHS Markit (formerly Janes 360, North American Edition),
— Daily Sabah (Turkey).
Our news articles have been showcased within:
— Bloomberg (United Kingdom),
— Hedge Fund Manager (United Kingdom),
— Habertürk (Turkey),
— Sabah (Turkey),
— Daily Sabah (Turkey),
— Gazete Vatan (Turkey).