Hayo van Houten


Hayo van Houten

Hayo previously founded Agelykon, a search fund and hands-on operational improvement advisory firm focused on mid-market PE portfolio companies. Prior to Agelykon, Hayo was part of the EMEA buyout deal team of Advent International, where he worked primarily in the Industrials and Retail, Consumer, Leisure sector deal teams. At Advent, he also played an active role in portfolio management, among others as a secondee at Mediq where he supported the CFO and EVP Procurement to realize procurement savings and working capital improvements. Prior to Advent International, he worked in M&A execution at Merrill Lynch and J.P. Morgan.

Hayo holds a master’s degree in Finance from the Erasmus University Rotterdam in the Netherlands.