Aventa is more than just finance. Our team combines finance, industry, technical and operations professionals – and each of our core staff has over 20 years of investment and operational experience, led by our CEO Michael Carrick.

Michael Carrick - CEO


Michael is the founder of Aventa and an infrastructure veteran. Formerly the Global Head of Infrastructure at Merrill Lynch, he has also held senior management roles with ABN Amro, Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Ernst & Young and the Australian Federal Government. Michael is an experienced investor, lender and advisor and has been involved in many of the UK’s most innovative and leading infrastructure transactions.