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7 March 2011

LP Profile: Alan MacKay, Hermes GPE $

AltAssets caught up with Alan MacKay to learn where he and his team see the best return opportunities for the decade ahead and why he feels good about being an LP in today’s global private equity market.

18 January 2011

LP Profile: David Ford, Gatemore Capital Management $

David Ford, managing partner of wealth manager Gatemore Capital Management, discusses his firm’s approach to asset allocation, the desirability of transparency among private equity fund managers and the stability of the US relative to other developed markets.

11 December 2010

LP Profile: Sam Robinson, SVG Advisers $

Sam Robinson, head of global investment at UK fund of funds investor SVG Advisers, met up with AltAssets to discuss the return of secondaries, the hazards of Asia, and being optimistic about Europe without being bullish.

Robinson has played a significant role in the creation, investment and portfolio management of all fund of funds managed by SVG Advisers, including the Diamond, Asia and SPEFOF programmes.

30 November 2010

Investor profile: Renatto Barbieri, portfolio manager, Galtere Global AgriBusiness Fund $

Renatto Barbieri of New York-headquartered commodities-focused investor Galtere sat down with AltAssets to discuss the firm’s upcoming $1bn private equity agribusiness fund, the looming “choke point” for food prices, destructive agricultural policy, and the dangers of subsidy reliance.

23 November 2010

Francois Gamblin , CEO, Secondcap $

Francois Gamblin caught up with AltAssets to discuss new secondaries trading platform SecondaryNet, why attempts at private equity secondary trading platforms have failed in the past, and how to grow the asset class from two per cent of the private equity market to eight per cent in the next few years.

26 October 2010

Investor Profile: Robert Savage, Investment Director, Greenpark Capital $

Robert Savage on the secondaries market during the downturn, the dangers of fire sale fund acquisitions, the strengths of the mid-market, and the predicted $20bn of secondary dealflow in the pipeline as portfolio valuations bounce back.

17 August 2010

Investor Profile: Hannes Ambacher and Henry Owainati of Global Private Equity $

Hannes Ambacher and Henry Owainati on the narrowing bid-ask spread in the secondary market an subsequent effect on returns, on Central and Eastern Europe and why it offers a fertile environment for private equity, and on the return of institutional investors’ appetite for investing in the asset class.

17 August 2010

Investor Profile: Varun Sood, Founder and Managing General Partner, Capvent $

Varun Sood on Indian private equity and its underserved opportunity, on the requisite qualities the country possesses that will foster the asset class, and on the different approach western institutional investors must adopt when investing there.

17 August 2010

Investor Profile: Sven Soderblom and Rod Evison of CDC $

CDC is the UK’s development finance institution. Owned by the UK government’s Department for International Development, CDC provide capital to invest in private equity funds in emerging markets, with a particular emphasis on sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia. By supporting the private sector, CDC contributes to long-term poverty reduction in developing countries.

17 August 2010

Investor Profile: Markus Ableitinger, Director, Capital Dynamics $

Markus Ableitinger on private equity fund investment in Asia, the development of Vietnam and on ratchet and performance provisions in the Chinese media.

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