Prior to joining Galt & Taggart in August 2014, Otari served as Chief Investment Officer at Partnership Fund, a Georgian state-owned private equity fund. Previously, he worked as an Associate at Arjil – Altium Capital, a Paris-based investment bank. While at Arjil, he participated in numerous transactions throughout Eastern and Western Europe. Otari has also worked at HSBC in Paris. Otari holds a master’s degree in Corporate Finance from Paris Graduate School of Management and a master’s degree in Economics from Pantheon-Sorbonne University.