Cathy Li

Cathy Li

San Francisco, Beijing | Cathy Li is a senior associate at Renovata & Company.  She works with the partners on C-Suite executive search and pre-deal advisory engagements for private equity-backed portfolio companies.  Her sector focus has primarily been in technology, technology-enabled services, financial services and business services. Experience Previously, Cathy was with Christie’s affiliated […]


Judie Norkaitis

Chicago | Judie Norkaitis is a consultant at Renovata & Company.  She is responsible for driving C-Suite executive searches for growth and private equity-backed portfolio companies.  Her focus encompasses a range of industries including technology, tech-enabled services, business services, consumer and energy. Experience Prior to Renovata & Company, Judie brings 20 years’ of experience […]


Elijah Bentley

Denver | Elijah Bentley is a research associate at Renovata & Company.  He is focused on enhancing the firm’s knowledge base on the ever-changing private equity landscape as well as identifying and engaging executive talent to drive positive impact for the firm’s clients. Experience Previously, Elijah was a research analyst at Acertitude, where he […]


GG Mahmoud

San Francisco | Gabriella Mahmoud is a project coordinator and executive assistant to Joanna Chang, Simon Francis, and Jeff Yolen. Experience Prior to Renovata & Company, Gabriella was an Executive Search Coordinator, at WittKieffer, for the healthcare, non-profit, and academic medicine practices. Served as an Empathy, Allyship, and Inclusion Researcher for Change Catalyst, a […]


Jay Strauss

New York | Jay Strauss is an Engagement Manager at Renovata & Company. He serves clients on board and C-suite mandates for growth and private equity-backed businesses across the United States and Europe. Experience Jay brings over 20 years’ of executive search experience, and prior, he was Senior Associate and Head of Research at Boyden […]


Michael Misiaszek

San Francisco | Michael Misiaszek is a principal at L Capital, Renovata’s affiliated private equity firm. He currently is responsible for sourcing and evaluating new investments for the firm. Michael also supports the firm’s current portfolio and helps manage investor relations and fundraising. Experience Former principal at a boutique private equity diligence advisory and […]


Evan Mullins

San Francisco | Evan is the senior controller at Renovata & Company. He oversees the accounting operations, and helps establish and monitor the policies, controls and procedures for the business. Evan also assists in internal operations and is responsible for financial reporting and analysis. Experience Knowledgeable across a range of business models ranging from […]


Hetal Panchal

London | Hetal Panchal is the CFO for Renovata & Company. He brings extensive experience in high growth, investor-backed, people-based businesses ranging from management consultancy, professional services and recruitment. Experience Serves as Chief Financial Officer for the Sunday Times Fast Track 100 winner in the management consultancy industry. Served as Chief Financial Officer for […]


Emily LaMantia

New York | Emily LaMantia is a project coordinator at Renovata & Company. Experience Previously, she worked as a licensed real estate agent at Botensten Properties International in New York. She was with Aberdeen Asset Management as a business analyst. Education Bachelor of arts degree in economics from Trinity College-Hartford


Mannie Gill

New York | Mannie Gill is a co-founder of Renovata & Company. Mannie’s practice is focused on conducting board and C-level searches for private equity portfolio companies across Internet, eCommerce, SaaS, and Ad/Mar-tech. In addition, he works with public companies on their Digital Transformation projects. Experience Mannie has over 20 years’ experience conducting board and […]