BioTimur Akazhanov is a Managing Director in the Private Equity Group. Since joining Blackstone in 2013, Mr. Akazhanov has been involved in Blackstone’s investments in Biomet, Gates Corporation, Service King and Ascend Learning. He currently serves on the board of Service King and Ascend Learning. Before joining Blackstone, Mr. Akazhanov was an investment professional at Bain Capital. Prior to Bain, Mr. Akazhanov was ....