Regulars

FD Profile: Hermes GPE’s Karen Sands

Hermes GPE’s FD Karen Sands details her journey from fund accountant to organisational linchpin


COO Profile: Mid Europa’s Manish Mittal

The CEE-focused firm’s COO talks BEPS, breadth and bridging facilities

IR Profile: Christiian Marriott, Equistone

IR head reveals how new technologies supported GP’s recent four month road trip



Boarding pass: Chile

Pension reform fuels hopes Latin America’s poster child could become global fundraising stop

Argentina, an emerging fundraising stop for private equity

Role Call: Chief Technology Officer

What is the role of CTOs in private equity and why will they be necessary?

CFO profile: Prem Mohan Raj, NorthEdge Capital

The Manchester-based private equity firm’s CFO talks transitions and compliance

NorthEdge's CFO named partner

Boarding Pass: South Africa

PE must educate local LPs to better tap South African institutional wealth

Argentina, an emerging fundraising stop for private equity

IR profile: Bridges Fund Management

Partner Maggie Loo shares the perks and challenges of fundraising with impact in mind

The Drawdown speaks to Maggie Loo, IR partner at private equity impact specialist Bridges Fund Management

Profile: EQT’s head of HR, Anna Wahlström

Wahsltröm discusses talent management, diversity and global culture in a growing business

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Profile: EQT’s head of fund management, Peter Veldman

Q&A with Peter Veldman, EQT’s head of fund management

Risk, Technology & Operations profile: InfraRed’s Sarah Gledhill

An in-depth look at InfraRed’s operational review

Sarah Gledhill, Head of Risk, Technology & Operations, InfraRed Capital Partners

Boarding pass: Argentina

Pro-investor reforms intend to calm macro waters and revive near-extinct Argentinian LP class

Argentina, an emerging fundraising stop for private equity

CFO Profile: Nordic Capital’s Klas Tikkanen

Private equity CFOs still need to work at getting a seat at the big table, Tikkanen says

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IR Profile: Altor

The Drawdown speaks to partner Søren Johansen about Altor’s uncommon investor relations setup


IR Profile: Oakley Capital

The Drawdown speaks to Oakley Capital’s new IR head, Steven Tredget, about cultural differences between public and private markets


Boarding Pass: Qatar

Private equity is increasingly tapping one of the world’s highest UHNWI concentrations


CRO Profile: Pantheon’s Graeme Keenan

Q&A with Pantheon Chief Risk Officer Graeme Keenan


Boarding Pass: South Korea

South Korean institutional investment into private equity appears to be moving up a gear