Mr. Jonathan Smidt is the Founding Partner of Equable Capital. Previously, he was a partner in KKR's private equity practice in both London and New York, where he spent the previous 18 years. Prior to joining KKR, he worked at Goldman Sachs in New York and Ernst and Young in Cape Town, South Africa. He is a member of the Council of Foreign Relations and serves on the board of Team Rubicon and the board advisors of Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health. Mr. Smidt holds a Bachelors in Business Science and GDA from the University of Cape Town.