Octavian ManoliVice President
Octavian Manoli joined Dry Line Partners early in 2022 and drives Corporate Development along with financial analyses, due diligence, and post-acquisition/merger work in Europe, North America, and Asia.
Previously, Octavian drove Corporate Development for nearly four years at Constellation Software (CSI), one of Canada’s top software investors that manages, and builds software companies in a variety of vertical markets. Octavian brought incredible value by sourcing and closing on a successful portfolio of companies with a high return of investment in a variety of software verticals.
Previous to CSI, Octavian worked for 12 years in Banking, where he managed to grow from a bank clerk to Head of Bank branch.
Octavian holds an MBA with a Finance and BA emphasis from Georg Simon Management institute from Germany. He lives in Spain with his wife and two children. As a former Captain of the National Rugby team, Octavian is a great team player, and in his time off from work, he trains kids to help build them into champions.
While at CSI, Octavian sourced and closed on five transactions in a variety of vertical software markets, including Financial Services, Travel, Payments, and Retail. He successfully deployed more than $60m of capital in those transactions and all are tracking according to underwriting.