Pantheon promotes US exec to partner

Brian Buenneke has been part of Pantheon’s primaries team since 2004.

Fund of funds manager Pantheon Ventures has promoted to partner Brian Buenneke, one of the firm’s US primary investment team in San Francisco.

Buenneke, who is also a member of Pantheon’s US regional investment committee, joined Pantheon in 2004, having previously worked at fellow funds of funds HarbourVest, Duke Street and Paul Capital.

Pantheon, which is part of global multi-manager investment firm Russell Investments, has around $23 billion under management and makes both primary and secondary investments. Its 68-strong investment team is spread across offices in London, San Francisco, New York, Brussels and Hong Kong.