Moelis Expands Fundraising Capabilities with Appointment of Chrystalle Anstett as a Managing Director

New York, April 05, 2023

Moelis (NYSE: MC), a leading global independent investment bank, today announced that Chrystalle Anstett has joined the Firm as a Managing Director based in New York. Chrystalle will be a senior member of the Firm’s Private Funds Advisory (PFA) team and will lead the advisory and management of PFA’s global fundraises.

Based in New York, Chrystalle brings over 20 years of experience in the investment management industry where she has worked with managers across all asset classes, including private equity, private credit, real estate, and natural resources. She joins from Sound Mark Partners where she was the Head of Capital Formation and Co-Chief Operating Officer. She previously held several leadership roles at Eaton Partners including Head of Direct Investments and Co-Head of Private Credit. Chrystalle’s arrival supports the Firm’s continued focus on fundraising solutions as it provides sponsor clients with strategic advice and unique access to global limited partners.

Rodney Reid, Managing Director and Global Head of Private Funds Advisory at Moelis commented, “Moelis has established a leading private funds platform offering sponsors broad capital solutions across the entire private equity lifecycle. We look forward to leveraging Chrystalle’s expertise to build upon our fundraising capabilities and further strengthen the bespoke advice and investor connections our clients’ desire. She brings deep industry knowledge, a global network of relationships, and significant experience launching strategies across all major asset classes.”

Zaid Abdul-Aleem, Managing Director and Head of Investor Coverage for Moelis’s PFA group added, “I’m excited to partner with Chrystalle as we collaboratively explore our holistic offerings across primary fundraising, secondary market advisory, and capital raise solutions to help clients optimize their outcomes.”

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Moelis & Company (“Moelis”) is a leading global independent investment bank that provides innovative strategic advice and solutions to a diverse client base, including corporations, governments and financial sponsors.  The Firm assists its clients in achieving their strategic goals by offering comprehensive integrated financial advisory services across all major industry sectors.  Moelis & Company’s experienced professionals advise clients on their most critical decisions, including mergers and acquisitions, recapitalizations and restructurings, capital markets transactions, and other corporate finance matters.  The Firm serves its clients from 23 locations in North and South America, Europe, the Middle East, Asia and Australia.  For further information, please visit: or follow us on Twitter @Moelis.