Sear Yagana

Sear Yagana is a Principal in Internal Audit. He is located in Arlington, VA.

Prior to joining Carlyle, Sear was the Head of Finance Audit at Capital One, where he led the strategy and execution of audits in the CFO organization. Prior to that, Sear spent 18 years at PwC advising global banking clients in the UK, Australia and USA. 

Sear holds an MA in finance and investment from the University of Exeter (UK) and a Postgraduate Certificate in financial services - FinTech from the University of Oxford.

He is an Associate of the CFA Society of the UK and a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA).​