"What is private equity? Transformative capital to build better businesses."
NORDIC PRIVATE CAPITAL DAY 2017
Mirja Lehmler-Brown of Aberdeen Asset Management, in making the succinct definition in the title of this post, neatly summed up the fundamental aims of the private capital asset class in the Nordic region and across the world. It’s easy to forget what the ultimate goal is: to nurture and develop...
Private equity best practice: advice from
BENELUX PRIVATE EQUITY CONFERENCE 2017
Dana Haimoff, managing director and portfolio manager at JP Morgan, opened her moderation of the Opening Panel by posing a question about the future of private equity in the Benelux region. She guided the discussion through topics as varied as the importance of locality, GP track records, Brexit, sector specification...
Private Equity in France: Market
FRENCH PRIVATE EQUITY CONFERENCE 2017
Olivier Younès, founder & CEO of EXPEN and the moderator of the Opening Panel at the French Private Equity Conference in Paris on 26th January 2017, indicated early on that “the sky appears to be very blue” in the French private equity industry, with the total invested up 50% on the previous year, and the number of exits up 10%...