Agenda

The 2nd edition of the French Private Equity Conference will take place on January 26th, 2017 at Cercle National des Armées. 

The French Private Equity Conference is a one-day event with inspirational keynote speakers, enriching panel discussions and valuable networking opportunities for high-level professionals.

The conference is dedicated to Limited Partners, Private Equity Management Companies and Funds, Venture Capitalists, Wealth Managers and exclusive service providers (Law Firms, Investment Banks, Consultancies) and provides the best platform to follow the latest industry insights and to gain top quality peer-level networking opportunities.

FPEC 2016 FULL DELEGATES LIST

Please see the 2016 Agenda below (2017 Agenda will be announced soon!)

*Please note that the French PEC will be held in English.

TimeFRIDAY 22nd JANUARY 2016
8.00 - 8.50Registration & Breakfast
8.55 - 10.00Opening Panel
Cédric Dubourdieu | Managing Partner | BC Partners

Philippe Poletti | Head of Mid Cap Buyout | Ardian

Corentin du Roy | Managing Director | HarbourVest

Vladimir Lasocki | Managing Director | Carlyle Group

Frédéric Pescatori | Managing Director | Bridgepoint

Moderator: Laurent Vanderweyen | CEO | Alter Domus
10.00 - 10.30Networking Break I
10.30 - 11.301 - Family Office2 - Exit3 - Deal Sourcing
How can Family Offices & PWM use PE to increase the returns for their clients?How to select and execute the perfect exit strategy to maximize returns?Which industries to source in for superior returns?
Thorsten Gohlke
Managing Partner
GFEP Family Equity

Jean-François Le Ruyet
Partner
Quilvest Private Equity

Stephan Schnuerer
Managing Director
PartnerVest AG

Manfredi Mattei
Board Member
Italian Family Office

Alexandre de Vaivre
Partner
Neuerburg Group

Bruno Mathieu
Managing Director
Nevastar

Moderator
Viktor Speckinger
Principal
Akina Partners
Raphaël de Botton
Managing Director
Blackstone

Pierre Estrade
Principal
Cinven

Dr. Hendrik Brandis
Co-Founder & Partner
Earlybird

Eric Schaefer
Executive Director
Eurazeo

Edouard Moinet
Co-Founder & Managing Partner
Cathay Capital

Moderator
Silvina Aldeco-Martinez
Managing Director
S&P Capital IQ
Alexandre Margoline
Principal
Permira

Michael Diehl
Partner
Activa Capital

Stephane Bergez
Managing Director
ACG Capital

Eduardo Velasco
Partner
L Capital (LVMH)

Moderator
Jerôme Pottier
Regional Director
Merrill Datasite
11.30 - 12.00Networking Break II
12.00 - 13.004 - Technology Impact & Cleantech Investing5 - Fundraising6 - Operational Excellence
What are the incredible innovations in this space? What can PE bring to them? What are best processes, resources and target levels in today’s market?What are key techniques to ensure maximum value creation and deliver top-tier value for portfolio companies?
Nicolas Chaudron
Partner
Idinvest Partners

Daniel Koppelkamm
Principal
Jadeberg Partners

Stéphane Villecroze
Founding Partner & Managing Director
Demeter Partners

Patric Gresko
Head of Unit, Venture Capital
European Investment Fund

Jerome Duthu-Bengtzon
Principal
Pantheon Ventures

Moderator
Samer Salty
Founder & CEO
Zouk Capital
Guillaume Jacqueau
Managing Partner
Equistone Partners

Cathleen Ellsworth
Managing Director
First Reserve

Agnès Nahum
Managing Partner
Access Capital Partners

Arnaud de Cremiers
Partner
Adams Street Partners

Angela Willetts
Managing Director
Capital Dynamics

Moderator
Sabina Comis
Partner
Mayer Brown
Remi Carnimolla
Partner & Managing Director
3i Group

Etienne Colas
Senior Managing Director, Operating Team
LBO France

Franck Temam
Principal
PAI Partners (Portfolio Performance Group)

Felix Ackermann
Partner
Evoco

Pierre Remy
Managing Partner
Keensight Capital

Moderator
Pierre Mellinger
President & CEO
PineBridge Investments
13.00 - 14.00Lunch
14.00 - 14.30Lunch Keynote
Nicolas Brusson
Co-Founder
BlaBlaCar
14.30 - 15.00Networking Break III
15.00 - 16.007 - CEO Perspective8 - LP Perspective9 - Small & Mid Cap
What are the differences noticed between managing a company under P.E ownership vs. shareholding?What are LPs looking for in Private Equity Investments at the current market conditions? How to select the best deals and deliver superior returns in the small-mid market?
Georges Sampeur
CEO
B&B Hotels

Marie-Laure Pochon
CEO
Acteon Group

Francois Davy
CEO
Foncia

Olivier Pierre
CEO
Bulkypix

Bernard Doorenbos
CEO
Supersonic Imagine

Moderator
Hans van Swaay
Partner
Lyrique
Alistair Watson
Senior Investment Manager
Aberdeen Asset Management PLC

Christophe Nicolas
Managing Director
AlpInvest

Lise Nobre
Managing Partner
Parvilla

Jim Strang
Managing Director
Hamilton Lane

Pierre Gallix
Partner
IK Investment Partners

Moderator
Arnaud Bon
Private Equity & Real Estate Leader
SGG Group
Olivier Boyadjian
Managing Director
HIG Capital

Charles Soulignac
Chairman & CEO
FondInvest Capital

Jacques Rossignol
Managing Partner
21 Centrale Partners

Karel Kroupa
Partner
Argos Soditic

Bertrand Pivin
Partner
Apax Partners

Moderator
Christophe Gaschin
Partner
Olswang
16.00 - 17.00Closing Cocktail

 

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