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4 January 2010

India Capital Growth Fund expands team with new hire

India Investment Partners, the manager of India Capital Growth Fund, has appointed David Cornell, who joins the fund management team in London.

30 December 2009

US public pension fund OPERS selects new CIO

The Ohio Public Employees Retirement System (OPERS), the 12th largest public pension fund in the US, has selected John Lane as its director of investments.

30 December 2009

Vince Hemmer waves goodbye to Chicago-based private equity firm GTCR

The former principal of US private equity firm GTCR, Vince Hemmer, has left the firm, according to the Chicago Tribune.

30 December 2009

SFERS hires managing director of alternative investments

The San Francisco Employees’ Retirement System has appointed Donald Holcher to the newly created role of managing director of real estate and alternative investments.

29 December 2009

South Korean appeals court clears two of wrongdoing in PE firm bank purchase

Two former South Korean officials have been cleared of helping US private equity firm Lone Star buy shaky local bank Korea Exchange Bank at a discount in 2003, according to the Associated Press.

21 December 2009

US Venture Partners appoints executive-in-residence

US Venture Partners has hired Faye Pairman, the former president and CEO of 3ware Inc, as an executive-in-residence.

21 December 2009

Warburg Pincus appoints Fred Hassan as new senior adviser

US private equity firm Warburg Pincus has appointed Fred Hassan as a new senior adviser. Hassan previously worked as chairman and CEO of Schering-Plough Corporation, a division of pharmaceutical giant Merck & Co Inc.

17 December 2009

SEC charges former TPG associate with insider trading

US financial regulator the Securities and Exchange Commission has charged a former employee of US private equity giant TPG with “serial insider trading” to profit on confidential merger and acquisition information.

17 December 2009

Doughty & Hanson promotes Mark Corbridge and John Leahy to lead private equity practice

European private equity firm Doughty & Hanson has announced that it has promoted Mark Corbrige and John Leahy to serve as co-heads of private equity. In their new role, they are to report to director Richard Hanson.

17 December 2009

HarbourVest announces eight new promotions

Global private equity fund of funds manager HarbourVest has announced a host of promotions within its senior management team. Peter Lipson, Julie Ocko and Mary Traer have been promoted to managing director, with Traer also taking up the post of chief administrative officer.

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