Investing in Private Equity can be financially rewarding and deeply stimulating – but it’s also risky. So how do you build a PE portfolio as part of your investment strategy? How do you deal with complex financial structures? In this two-day programme, leading experts from the worlds of PE, VC, law and entrepreneurship, take you on a journey through the opportunities and potential pitfalls of PE as an asset class.
Through talks, exercises, panels and cases, you’ll discover the principles and details you need to diversify. And in thoughtfully-arranged social activities, you’ll have opportunities to network and learn from PE investors and specialists.
Module 1: Designing a portfolio
Module 2: Cash flow management for limited partners
Module 3: PE and VC returns
Module 4: PE investing in practice
Module 5: Legal structures, fiscal issues and fees
Module 6: Choosing a PE team
Module 7: VC practices and processes
Module 8: Buyout practices
To allow open discussions and sharing of potentially confidential information, this programme is not open to private bankers and placement agents.
Director at United NRJ
As well as theoretical knowledge, the programme also featured testimonials from professionals who are active in the sector. Inspirational speakers gave insights into several aspects of investment in private equity – and being with people who share mutual interests created interesting networking opportunities.
Director at KBC Asset Management
I strongly recommend Investing in Private Equity. It focuses on fund selection, making it possible to go sufficiently deep within the programme timeframe. Topics covered are a good mixture of academic insights and experiences shared by seasoned professionals. A diverse participant mix makes for excellent discussions, inside and outside the classroom.
Public Banker at Argenta Spaarbank
From the point of view of an LP with limited PE experience, this was a very interesting course. Every speaker had relevant experience and shared their business insights. I liked the mix of sector professionals and academics – and solving the business cases.
Senior Portfolio Manager at AG Insurance
The programme exceeded my expectations. It was a great blend of theory and practical application. I liked the opportunity to work on case studies with other participants – and the industry guest speakers were very open and provided valuable insights. I would certainly recommend this highly interactive experience.
Professor of Corporate Finance
Professor of Entrepreneurship
Executive in Residence
Professor of Strategy
Director at Bikbergen Holding
Investment Director at WorxInvest
Vice-President at Northzone
Partner at Argos Wityu
Partner at Ergon
Managing Partner at Top Tier Access
Managing Director at Cathedral Management
Chairman at EVPA