Established in 2004

A Lamot & Co is a boutique investment, placement and advisory firm focused on private equity opportunities and managers. It does this in Europe, the USA and India.

The managing partners are Alexandre Lamot and Sonali Chandmal.

ALEXANDRE has a 28-year track record in (mainly real estate) investment management, across the value chain from development to investment and fund management. He has held positions with Goldman Sachs, The Government of Singapore Investment Corporation, Arthur Andersen, Rockspring Property Investment Managers, Morgan Stanley Capital International (MSCI),  

Alexandre has been involved in multi-billion € transactions, 75% of which is in indirect investment, mostly through private equity funds, and 25% through direct asset transactions.

Alexandre holds a BA in economics from the University of Louvain and a Master’s Degree in Urban Planning from Harvard University. He serves on the advisory board of Urban Land Institute Belgium. He is a visiting lecturer at the Executive Masters in Real Estate at University St Louis Brussels

Contact:   + 32 498 57 20 31   ;

SONALI has spent 20 years at Bain & Company in San Francisco, London and Brussels. She has served in multiple areas at Bain from strategy consultancy, global knowledge management for the Organization practice , and developing next-generation digital/technological products for Bain. Prior to Bain & Company, Sonali worked for boutique investment bank Robertson, Stephens & Co, in San Francisco and Mumbai focused on technology IPOs and M&A transactions.

Sonali is currently serving as Board Director of Ageas, a global insurance company (NYSE EURONEXT: AGS), Medicover, (NASDAQ : MCOV) a healthcare company expanding into India and of BW LPG a global shipping company (OSLO BORS: BWLPG). She is also on the Board of the Harvard Club of Belgium and of Chapter Zero, the World Economic Forum's initiative that helps board directors to build their understanding of climate change so that they may play a proactive role in the board room in stewarding their companies’ climate transition strategies.  Sonali was also a trustee for the International School of Brussels from 2012-2020.

She holds a MBA from the Harvard Business School, and an economics degree from Berkeley (University of California)


SAMPLE PROJECTS/PARTNERS: A Lamot & Co has invested in or advised the following companies

  • TechnoSatComm India is a TMT company leader in India Rail connectivity solutions – having pioneered Wi-Fi on Trains in India. TSC won an exclusive 10-year concession to build and operate afree Wi-Fi network for Delhi Metro which it will monetize via targeted advertising, content, e-commerce and telecom VNO and ISP services.
  • Lumos Capital Group is a USA-based growth equity firm focused on the global $10 trillion human capital development sector and is led by Victor Hu and James Tieng. Lumos focuses on high-growth private   companies providing innovative technologies through SaaS, tech-enabled services and platforms across key verticals: education technology, human capital   technology & services, knowledge services & training.

  • Catalyst Capital, an opportunistic European real estate investment manager with a history of >€7 bn assets under management over 20 years.   Catalyst operate separate accounts, two value-add real estate funds and a Core+ fund.  Current AUM >€1.5 billion.  Catalyst has offices in London, Paris, Frankfurt and Warsaw.
  • Threestones Capital a real estate asset and fund manager which specialises in nursing care home properties in Germany, Italy and Spain implementing long-term leases with leading European nursing care home operators.

  • ESJ, a Florida-based asset manager specialised in the development of and investment in charter school real estate facilities leased to private school operators on the back of NNN 20-year leases..
  • ImmofinRE, a global multimanager private equity real estate platform which invests in and with “niche”  institutional-grade real estate asset managers across the world.  The fund focuses on “harder to find” mid-sized managers whose principals have “skin in the game”.  ImmofinRE sources investment opportunities in all real estate sectors in Europe, the developed Asian markets and North America.

  • Kool Solutions India a cold storage company which builds and operates refrigerated warehouses to store third-party frozen/ chilled food and pharmaceutical products in major Indian metros..

  • SAM Labs is a scale-up company that provides a turnkey solution for schools to teach coding and Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Maths (STEAM) in the classroom. Affordable, student-engaging (from kindergarten to year 12) and teacher-designed.  Designed exclusively for the classroom, it is already used in over 4000 schools worldwide (Europe, USA and Asia), of which about 70% are state schools. 


Company Address: 1 Avenue du Vivier d'Oie ; 1000 Brussels - Belgium
T: + 32 (0)498 57 20 31 ;  F: + 32 (0)2 374 01 04