Detailed programme

The programme 'Venture Capital & Private Equity' covers following topics:

  • The Venture Capital and Private Equity Model
    • Private equity and venture capital: two lenses to value creation
    • The business model of private equity and venture capital
    • Guest presentation (real-life case insights)
  • Valuation of Early Stage Companies
    • Learn why traditional corporate finance models don’t hold for early-stage companies
    • Techniques used by venture capital and private equity investors
    • Flexible valuation linked to future developments (case approach)
  • Structuring the Deal
    • Deal structure funding: debt and equity instruments (toolkit approach)
    • Understanding widely-used deal features
    • Exit preferences and valuation
    • Business risk reduction through term sheets
  • The Buy-out Model
    • Value creation principles in buy-outs
    • Designing a Management Buy-Out (MBO): financial structure, business optimisation and growth (case simulation)

A learning experience like no other

When you come to Vlerick, you step away from your usual routine and gain a wider perspective. You discover how to tackle challenges, turn your knowledge into action and apply your skills in your workplace. You learn from faculty who are experts in their fields – and from a diverse group of peers. All these things help you become a confident, skilled professional, ready to succeed in business – and in life.

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