Kasun De Silva

Chief Operating Officer

Prior to joining Bootstrap, Kasun (Kas) was Partner and Chief Operating Officer at Blackmoor Investment Partners, where he was responsible for investor relations, fund raising, finance and operations.

Kas was previously the Head of Fund Reporting at Investindustrial where his role included responsibility for the finance, operations and investor relations of five private equity funds with c.€5bn of AuM. He was also responsible for systems implementation and was a member of the valuations committee.

Further to this, Kas was a Portfolio and Valuations Manager at 3i Plc, where he was responsible for the quarterly investment portfolio valuations process and financial management for a portfolio of investments. In his prior roles, Kas led numerous projects that have driven operational efficiencies from the perspective of both the Fund and Investment Manager. Kas is a Fellow of the Association of Certified Chartered Accountants. He also has a degree in Engineering and Business Studies from Warwick University and was awarded a Certificate in Sustainability for Finance awarded by the ACCA.