Our Team

Pomona is committed to hiring and retaining talent throughout the firm. We seek to provide opportunity for people to grow in a culture of continuous improvement. The result is a deep team of professionals who share that common culture along with a broad range of experience and complementary skill sets.
Oliver Gardey
Partner, Europe

Oliver Gardey, Partner, joined Pomona in 2009 and heads Pomona’s European operations. Mr. Gardey has 21 years of private equity experience. Prior to joining Pomona, Mr. Gardey was a Partner at Adams Street and global co-head for ASP’s secondary business, based in the U.K. He gained extensive private equity experience at NM Rothschild, JH Whitney and Smedvig Capital. Mr. Gardey is the CEO and President of ISE – Inflight Service Corporation, which was a LBO transaction completed in 1994 and converted into an investment holding vehicle. Mr. Gardey received a Masters in Economics & International Relations from Brown University and an MBA from Harvard Graduate School of Business Administration.