The 9th Annual Private Equity and Venture Capital Conference is taking place in Church House Conference Center London on March 15th, 2013. Being hosted by the London Business School, the event attracts a rich variety of industry professionals from GPs to LPs, advisors, recruiters, media, as well as enthusiastic business school students and academic thought leaders, forming a diverse public arena for debate of current trends, challenges and opportunities in the private equity and venture capital space.
This year’s conference theme explores the strategies industry players are using to stay competitive and generate returns in the current challenging cycle. The keynote addresses and panels featuring industry leading practitioners, advisors, and other stakeholders will discuss these trends and various topics such as investing in emerging and growth markets, buyouts in Europe, LP perspectives, most recent trends in the venture capital space and other pertinent industry topics.
Keynote speakers include Kurt Björklund Co-Managing Partner of Permira, Arif Naqvi Founder and Chief Executive of The Abraaj Group, Sev Vettivetpillai, Member of the Executive Committee of The Abraaj Group, Niklas Zennström CEO and Founding Partner of Atomico.