Agenda

The 3rd Annual UK Private Equity Conference takes place on the 21st of September 2017
at Mondrian Hotel, London.

 

THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 21ST, 2017

*Please note that the conference will be held in English.

 

08.00 – 09.00

Registration & Breakfast

Join us during in the early morning. This will be the best time to network without the conference hassle.

09.00 – 09.45

Opening Plenary | UK Private Equity outlook: Finding the best opportunities in times of uncertainty

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Moderator:
Dana Haimoff
Managing Director
JP Morgan Asset Management

Joe Topley
Head of European PE Funds
Ontario Teacher’s Pension Plan

Arnaud de Cremiers
Partner
Adams Street Partners

Fernando Chueca
Managing Director
The Carlyle Group

Graham McDonald
Head of Private Equity
Aberdeen Asset Management

10.15 – 11.00

Operational Excellence: Generating superior returns through operational excellence






Moderator:
Graham Wylie
Vice President Marketing EMEA
ADP

 

Lewis Bantin
Partner
ECI Partners

Dawn Marriott-Sims
Operating Partner
Hg Capital

Kyle Shaw
Managing Partner
ShawKwei & Partners

Immo Rupf
Partner, Operations
Cinven

European Deals: Where to find opportunities across Europe in times of uncertainty

 


 


 

Tarang Katira Hamilton Lane

 

 

Moderator:
Massimiliano Nitti Head of the London Office
Chiomenti

Frans Tieleman
Managing Partner Eurazeo

Tarang Katira
Principal
Hamilton Lane

Ragnar Hellenius
Partner & Managing Director Nordic Region
PAI Partners

Ralph Buechel
Senior Vice President
Akina Partners

11.15 – 12.00

Board Engagement: Generate superior returns through board management



Moderator:
Tracy Long
Founder
BoardRoom Review

Diana Noble
Non-Executive Director
Business Growth Fund

Ian Lobley
Partner
3i

Elena Lokteva
Partner, NED
SI Capital

Oliver Haarmann
Founding Partner
Searchlight Capital Partners

Growth Investments: Increasing your returns through growth equity






Moderator:
Naveen Wadhera

Managing Director
TA Associates

Chris Bischoff
Senior Investment Director
Kinnevik

David Mackenzie
Partner
Silverfleet

David Klein
Managing Partner & Co-Founder
One Peak Partners

Duncan Calam
Partner, Head of Bridgepoint Growth
Bridgepoint

12.30 – 13.15

Mega Deals: Winning through mega deals





Moderator:
Javier Espinoza
Private Capital Correspondent
Financial Times

Joseph Pacini
Chief Executive
& Co-Founder
XIO Group

Anthony Cardona
Principal
Cinven

Nigel Walder
Managing Director
Bain Capital

Daniel Lopez-Cruz
Managing Director Investcorp

GP Fundraising: Executing best practice fundraising






MODERATOR:

Justin Partington
Group Fund Solutions Leader
SGG Group


Ricardo Lombardi
Managing Director
ICG

Graham McDonald
Head of Private Equity
Aberdeen Asset Management

Simon Moss
Partner
Hermes GPE

Camilla Richards
Head of Investor Relations
Atomico

13.15 – 14.15

Lunch Break

Enjoy top-quality hot and cold food with your fellow attendees.

14.15 – 14.45

Deal making: Concrete Private Equity opportunities 



Ricky Knox
CEO
Tandem

Georgy Egorov
Chief Financial Officer
CompareEuropeGroup

15.00 – 15.45

GP/LP Partnerships: Creating alpha by leveraging the GP/LP partnership potential


John Seeg Blackrock



Moderator:
Vesna Sipp
Head of Client Relations
ICG

 

Johnathan Seeg
Managing Director
BlackRock

Johanna Barr
Managing Director
Advent International

Philippe Roesch
Managing Partner
RIAM Alternative Investments

Matthieu Ducharme
Director
Northleaf Capital Partners

Fintech: Finding the best Fintech opportunities












Moderator:
Oliver Bussmann
Founder & Managing Partner

Bussmann Advisory 

Michiel Kotting
General Partner
Northzone

Alex Macpherson
CEO
Octopus Ventures

Gavin Holland
Partner
Anthemis Group

Abdul Haseeb Basit
Chief Financial Officer
Innovate Finance

16.15 – 16.45

Closing Plenary | Exits: Achieving the highest exit multiple in the UK






Moderator:
Robert Barnes
Global Head of Primary Markets
London Stock Exchange

Dirk Markus
CEO
Aurelius Investments

Richard Cormack
Co-head of Equity Capital Markets (ECM)
Goldman Sachs

Chris Graves
Director
GP Bullhound

Alex Fortescue
Managing Director
Epiris

16.45 – 18.00

Closing Cocktail

Join us during in the late afternoon. This will be the best time to network without the conference hassle.