Agenda

 

The 3rd Annual French Private Equity Conference
Thursday 18th of January 2018 – The Westin Paris – Vendôme.

For more information about speaking opportunities, contact content@pe-conference.org
*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

Market Outlook: Finding the best opportunities in times of uncertainty

William Gilmore Head of Investment in Europe Aberdeen Asset Management Speaker at French private equity conference 2017 Paris

MODERATOR:
To be confirmed
Vladimir Lasocki
Managing Director
The Carlyle Group
William Gilmore
Head of Primary Investment in Europe
Aberdeen Asset Management
François Jerphagnon
Head of Ardian Expansion
Ardian
To be confirmed

10.00 – 10.45

Region in focus: Investing in Africa

MODERATOR:
To be confirmed
Simon Morgan
Partner
SilverStreet Capital
Ziad Oueslati
Founding Partner and Managing Director
Africinvest
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GP Fundraising: Executing the best fundraising practices

MODERATOR:
To be confirmed
Arnaud de Cremiers
Partner
Adams Street Partners
Tarang Katira
Principal
Hamilton Lane
Christine Panier
Head of Lower Mid-Market – Western Europe Equity Investments
EIF
To be confirmed

11.15 – 12.00

Sector discussion: Small and Mid Cap

MODERATOR:
Marc Kitten

Partner
Candesic
Thomas Boulman
Partner
LBO France
Louis Godron
Managing Partner
Argos Soditic
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Early Stage Investments: Exploring VC and Growth

MODERATOR:
To be confirmed
Bernard-Louis Roques
Co-founder and Managing Director
Truffle Capital
Antoine Garrigues
Managing Partner
Iris Capital
Michel de Lempdes
Managing Partner & Head Venture Capital
Omnes Capital
To be confirmed

12.30 – 13.15

Creating Value: Generating superior returns through Operational Excellence and Buy-and-Build Strategy

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LPs only: Direct & Co-investing

Viktor Speckinger Partner Akina PartnersSpeaker at French private equity conference 2017 Paris
MODERATOR:
To be confirmed
Viktor Speckinger
Partner – Responsible for Direct Investment
Akina Partners
Pierre-Andre Montjovet
Managing Director
Banque Profil de Gestion
Elly Livingstone
Partner
Pantheon
Veronique Courlier
CEO
Racines Partners

13.15 – 14.30

Lunch Break

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

14.30 – 15.00

Keynote Speech

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15.15 – 16.00

Industry Panel: To Be Announced

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Board Engagement: Generating superior returns through board engagement

MODERATOR:
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Alexandre Margoline
Principal
Permira
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16.15 – 17.00

Exits: Achieving the highest exit multiple in France

MODERATOR:
To be confirmed
Stanislas de Joussineau
Director, Private Equity
KKR
Frans Tieleman
Managing Partner
Eurazeo
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17.00 – 18.00

Closing Cocktail

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

 

2017 Full Agenda

2017 Conference Information Booklet 

2017 Conference Video

2016 Full Agenda

2016 Conference Video