Ion Yadigaroglu

Managing Partner, Capricorn Investment Group


Dr. Ion Yadigaroglu is Partner and Managing Principal at Capricorn Investment Group. Ion oversees investment activities, with an emphasis on direct investments and proprietary strategies. Prior to Capricorn, Ion was a Director of Business Development (M&A) with Koch Industries, executing a range of acquisitions and investments. Prior to Koch, he was a founder and Chief Executive Officer at Bivio, a software business in Colorado, and an Analyst for Olsen & Associates, a foreign exchange trading house. Ion was a research fellow at Columbia University and holds a Masters in Physics from Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich in Switzerland and a Ph.D. in Astrophysics from Stanford University.