Gerardo Lietz to part from Partners

Nori Gerardo Lietz is leaving private equity firm Partners Group. Gerardo Lietz, a partner at the Swiss-based fund manager since 2007, was a key contributor to its real estate strategy.

Two years ago, in a paper called I will survive, she lambasted some private equity real estate fund general partners and outlined what needed to change, including fee structures.

She will return to investment advisory consultancy and teaching at Harvard Business School. Partners Group said she would continue to be a consultant.