Henry is a Managing Principal at Sovereign’s Capital LLC, a private equity fund focused on making investments in Indonesia and the US, particularly in the IT, Healthcare and Consumer Goods/Services industries. Sovereign’s invests in leaders whose faith and values create a workplace culture that is about business excellence and community citizenship.
Henry Kaestner is also the Co-Founder and former CEO and Chairman of the Board at Bandwidth.com, a 480 employee telecommunications firm serving the business market based in North Carolina. The company was the fourth fastest growing privately held company in the country during the 5 years of 2003 through 2007 according to INC Magazine’s INC 500. The company’s values are faith, family, work and fitness (in that order).
Henry’s past professional life included positions at Arthur Andersen, Merrill Lynch and several boutique institutional firms focused on energy trading based in New York City.
Henry and his wife live in Los Gatos, CA with their 3 sons and he is an elder in the Presbyterian Church of America.