Michael Doppelt is a Managing Director of Lightyear Capital and a member of the Investment Committee.
Prior to joining Lightyear in 2010, Mr. Doppelt spent five years at Irving Place Capital, where he was Senior Managing Director responsible for limited partner relations and transaction sourcing. Previously, Mr. Doppelt was a Managing Director in Bear Stearns' consumer and retail practice. Mr. Doppelt also worked in investment banking at Schroders where he covered a variety of industries but with a focus on financial services.
Mr. Doppelt holds a B.A. in English and Political Science from Tufts University and an M.B.A. from Columbia Business School. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst. He is also an Officer and Director of the Lincoln Square Synagogue and a Director of the Manhattan Jewish Experience.