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Astorg opens in Frankfurt, hires Einsfeld

Permira’s Einsfeld joins Astorg for its first German office


Bedell Cristin hires COO

Neil May takes up newly created role and will help shoulder management duties

Cebile Capital opens US office with Westerback hire

Former UBS Private Funds Group professional joins boutique



LPs back track on committing larger tickets to fewer managers

Latest Coller Capital Barometer finds LPs want to commit to more PE managers

Adams Street sets up shop in Seoul

New office to be led by new joiner Chris Cho

Eurazeo’s Morgon promoted to CEO

Handover marks end of Patrick Sayer’s 15 years at the helm of French GP

Listed private equity firm Eurazeo names Virginie Morgon as CEO

Deutsche AM names McDonald as global secondaries head

Former Credit Suisse exec will be based in London

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Hermes GPE bolsters co-investment with USS hire

Sanjeev Phakey joins the GP’s fund and co-investments team

Dörte Höppner: from reputations to operations

From CEO of Invest Europe and now COO of Riverside Europe, Höppner continues to play a major role in PE

Idinvest hires global IR head

Charles Daulon leaves AXA to lead French GP’s IR efforts in Europe and Asia as partner

French private equity firm Idinvest hires new global IR head Charles Daulon du Laurens

Adams Street Partners hires James Walker as COO

James Walker joins from similar role at Credit Suisse Private Bank

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How to train your deputy

No operational leader is an island

Synova sets up shop in the US

UK player hires two for first ever overseas office to help companies cross the pond


Former Bowmark execs launch Apiary Capital

Three executives from Bowmark and August found new GP


General Atlantic adds head of capital partnerships

Actis’s Pamela Fang to help recruit LPs for the growth equity firm in Asia


Main Capital hires CFO ahead of fund V final close

Chief financial, risk and governance officer Scheurwater joins Dutch firm


17Capital appoints talent manager

Franklin brings 15 years of experience from ICAP to new role


Jennings joins HarbourVest

Former head of HSBC Alternative Investments, Simon Jennings, has joined HarbourVest as managing director