DTCP announces 2021 promotions and names Irit Kahan Partner, DTCP Growth

Hamburg, 9 February 2021 – DTCP today announces 2021 promotions and names Irit Kahan Partner, DTCP Growth.

“Irit’s promotion reflects her track record and dedication to the firm over the past five years. She has been instrumental in establishing DTCP as a leading growth stage investor in Israel, where some of our greatest portfolio companies emerge. At DTCP, we have always been focused on developing and supporting talent from within the organization, and today’s announcement is a testament to that. I am joining Jack, Thomas, and Guy in welcoming Irit as Partner”, said Vicente Vento, co-founder and CEO.

Irit joined DTCP in 2015, and covers Israel-related investments from Tel Aviv. She is responsible for DTCP’s investments in Epsagon and Guardicore, and has worked with Guy Horowitz on the investments in AppsFlyer, Dynamic Yield (acquired by McDonald’s) and Morphisec.  

Prior to DTCP, Irit was at Vintage Investment Partners, HSBC, and JP Morgan.

The five partners of DTCP Growth are:

Vicente Vento, Jack Young, Thomas Preuss, Guy Horowitz, and Irit Kahan.

2021 promotions

We are furthermore delighted to announce the promotions of:

  • Martin Klima to Chief Financial Officer
  • Waldemar Maurer to Managing Director, DTCP Infra
  • Oliver Schmäschke to Managing Director, Portfolio Development and Partnerships
  • Daniel Carlebach to Principal, DTCP Growth
  • Florent-Aurélien Couturier-Crouzillac to Associate, DTCP Growth
  • Christopher Heberlein to Associate, DTCP Growth
  • Ekaterina Laskavaya to Senior Portfolio Controller


About DTCP

DTCP is an investment management firm focused on growth equity and digital infrastructure. Founded in 2015, the firm has raised more than $1 billion in funds from corporate and institutional investors and invested in over 60 companies.

DTCP Growth invests in leading enterprise application and infrastructure software companies. DTCP Infra invests in mobile access, fiber, and data center infrastructure. DTCP has a dedicated advisory team supporting portfolio companies and corporate sponsors in creating measurable synergies.

The driving force behind the firm’s strategies is the belief that the convergence of networks, devices and the internet is creating more wealth, disrupting more businesses, and unleashing more innovation than any force in the history of technology.

DTCP is headquartered in Hamburg with offices in Menlo Park, Tel Aviv, and Seoul. To learn more about DTCP, please visit dtcp.capital