Started as an engineer in the Aerospace and Defense sector at EADS Astrium. Later, gained in-depth industry knowledge during five years at Texas Instruments in Europe, Asia and the US, where he acted as Head of Business Development. After obtaining his MBA from Oxford University in 2006, Nitan joined Mummert & Company, an international financial advisory firm based in Germany, where he was involved in a significant number of M&A transactions in the Telecom, Media and Technology (TMT) sector. Nitan joined the European Investment Fund (EIF) in 2010. He worked as an Investment Manager within the Venture Capital team and was responsible for investments in venture capital funds focusing mainly on German-based, high-tech early and development stage companies. Currently, Nitan works as a Business Development Manager leading the development of new equity products e.g. sector specific co-investments products and manage relationship with Sovereign Wealth Funds.