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26 August 2014

LP Profile: Francesco Kälin, SUVAp

20140325 kfo2 Somewhat surprisingly, Swiss insurance group Suva’s decision to actively increase its allocation to private markets came hot on the heels of the global financial crisis, says its head of private equity, Francesco Kälin.

26 June 2014

LP Profile: Ireland Strategic Investment Fund, Nick Ashmorep

Nick_Ashmore Formerly known as Ireland’s National Pension Reserve Fund, the financial crisis catalysed a change in focus towards a strategic investment fund aimed at supporting the Irish economy.

25 April 2014

LP Profile: Charlotte Thorne, Capital Generation Partnersp

Private investors offer a good fit as limited partners, with their long-term lookout and a relaxed approach to liquidity, says Charlotte Thorne of private investment office CapGen.

19 April 2014

LP Profile: Graham McDonald, SWIP Private Equityp

Following a merger last year, SWIP Private Equity is now well positioned to add new mandates with an aggressive growth plan, according to director of private equity Graham McDonald.

1 April 2014

LP Profile: John Hess, Altius Associatesp

Altius Associates’ high profile client list was borne out of a broader move for institutions to increase the sophistication of their private equity investments, a driver that continues today, says co-founder John Hess

17 March 2014

LP Profile: Caroline Jones-Davies, FF&Pp

Having taken a step back from private equity following the financial crisis, family office investment group FF&P is now looking to restart its fund investment activities

7 March 2014

LP Profile: Sebastian Ranner, MN Servicesp

With over €90bn of institutional capital under management, MN Services is able to closely gauge investor appetites - and the results are positive for private equity, according to senior fund manager Sebastiaan Ranner.

15 January 2014

LP Profile: Joachim Høegh-Krohn, Argentump

As Nordic private equity seeks to translate its success beyond its borders, state-backed limited partner Argentum aims to grow alongside it, while keeping sight of its origins.

2 January 2014

LP Profile: Diana Noble, CDC Groupp

Criticism over its business model has seen development investor CDC revamp its strategy, turning its back on China and broadening its investment activities beyond its £2.8bn fund investment programme.

2 December 2013

LP Profile: Hamish Mair, F&C Investmentsp

A focus on emerging managers in Europe’s mid market may not be the most straightforward proposition for private equity investors, but it is one where F&C feels it can offer something different to the rest of the crowd.

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