Manu Rana

Founding Partner and Senior Advisor

Manu Rana is a Founding Partner and Senior Advisor to Ten Coves Capital, with over 20 years of experience focused on the financial services market, including 15 years investing at the intersection of technology and financial services.


In addition to his role with Ten Coves, Manu is a Partner at Napier Park Global Capital and leads their real assets investments business. Prior to the spin-out of the Ten Coves team from Napier Park, he spent 10 years as the Co-Head of Napier Park Financial Partners (“FP”), the predecessor business. Manu founded the group within Citigroup’s alternative investment arm, and was among the founding partners of Napier Park Global Capital when it separated from Citigroup in February 2013.

Before FP, Manu was a Managing Director of Old Lane, and prior to that, was a Managing Director of Lazard Alternative Investments and a Principal of Lazard Technology Partners. Manu started at Lazard in 1994, initially in its financial institutions investment banking group, and from 2000 on, in Lazard Alternative Investments. Prior to Lazard, Manu was a member of A.T. Kearney’s financial institutions practice. Manu received a BA from Columbia University.

Current Investments

Bluefin Payments, Kasisto

Realized Investments

Evalueserve, Georgia Commerce, HealthEquity, Reval, Softgate / TIO

Select Past Investments

Beecher Carlson, FNX, Marketing Technology Solutions, Princeton eCom