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Moves & Appointments

Corporate Partner Stuart Boyd to join London office of Kirkland & Ellis

Thu, 26/05/2016 - 09:53

Kirkland & Ellis International has appointed Stuart Boyd as a partner in the firm’s Corporate Practice based in London. Boyd focuses his practice on private equity. »

Mohammad Barraj joins Guggenheim KBBO

Wed, 25/05/2016 - 16:22

Guggenheim KBBO Partners, a global financial services firm headquartered in Dubai, has hired Mohammad Barraj as a Managing Director of Investment Banking. »

Aqueduct Capital names Dr Pawan Chaturvedi as Head of Investments

Aqueduct Capital names Dr Pawan Chaturvedi as Head of Investments

Tue, 24/05/2016 - 09:34

Investment advisory and placement firm for hedge and private equity funds Aqueduct Capital Group, has appointed Dr Pawan Chaturvedi as head of investments. »

BlackRock hires Mark Wiseman as a Senior Investment Leader

BlackRock hires Mark Wiseman as a Senior Investment Leader

Mon, 23/05/2016 - 09:44

BlackRock has named Mark Wiseman as incoming Senior Managing Director and a member of the firm’s Global Executive Committee (GEC).  »

NorthEdge adds to new business team with PwC hire

Fri, 20/05/2016 - 07:22

NorthEdge Capital, the private equity firm focused on investing in the North of England, has appointed PwC dealmaker Dan Matkin as Investment Manager. »

Unigestion grows Alternatives business with new team

Unigestion grows Alternatives business with new team

Tue, 17/05/2016 - 09:33

Unigestion, the boutique asset manager that focuses on guiding its clients with risk-managed investment solutions, has appointed four new members to the Institutional Clients team to boost its specialist alternatives sales force. »

Nuveen hires Bill Stout to drive alternative investments growth

Nuveen hires Bill Stout to drive alternative investments growth

Tue, 17/05/2016 - 09:11

Nuveen Investments, an operating division of TIAA Global Asset Management, has appointed Bill Stout as Managing Director and Head of Alternative Investments Business Development.  »

Inflexion expands investment team with new hires

Mon, 16/05/2016 - 15:41

Inflexion Private Equity has appointed Josh Kaufman as Investment Director, and Henry Arundel and Fabrizia Rizzi as Investment Executives. They start with immediate effect. »

Colin Granger joins YFM Equity Partners in London

Mon, 16/05/2016 - 15:35

YFM Equity Partners (YFM) has appointed Colin Granger as an Investment Director focusing on sourcing and completing new investments throughout the South of England. He will be based in London and brings to YFM his extensive experience across deal transaction. »

Miravast completes MBO

Miravast completes MBO

Mon, 16/05/2016 - 09:16

Miravast LLC, a Delaware based LLC, specialising in life contingent assets, has been launched by former senior members of the AIG life settlements team in 2012 with financial backing.     »

Infoteria Corporation CEO Pina Hirano joins Fenox Venture Capital as Board Advisor

Fri, 13/05/2016 - 11:07

Infoteria Corporation’s CEO, Yoichiro “Pina” Hirano has joined the board of advisors of Fenox Venture Capital (Fenox).  »

Fried Frank adds Brian Miner to M&A and private equity Practice in Washington DC

Fri, 13/05/2016 - 08:05

Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson has appointed Brian Miner as a partner in the Mergers and Acquisitions and Private Equity Practice, resident in the Firm's Washington, DC office.  »

StepStone bolsters global infrastructure and real assets team

Thu, 12/05/2016 - 15:44

StepStone Group is to add an established team of infrastructure investment specialists who have been advising leading global investment institutions for more than 10 years.  »

Riverside promotes European principal

Thu, 12/05/2016 - 15:43

The Riverside Company has promoted Patrick Schaich to Principal, Origination. Schaich leads origination efforts for the firm in the DACH region. »

Calera Capital adds Bob Bianco as Operating Partner

Thu, 12/05/2016 - 09:26

Middle market private equity firm Calera Capital has appointed Bob Bianco, former CEO of Menlo Worldwide, as an Operating Partner. »

Alice Avis joins BGF’s board as a non-executive director

Wed, 11/05/2016 - 16:29

BGF (Business Growth Fund) has appointed Alice Avis MBE, formerly Chief Executive and Chair of The Sanctuary Spa, to its board as a Non-Executive Director. Ali Avis ce will bring significant international marketing, e-commerce and executive experience to BGF. »

Cooley beefs up global private equity group with three new partners

Wed, 11/05/2016 - 09:49

Cooley is enhancing its global private equity group with the appointment of three new partners.  »

Weil adds private equity and M&A infrastructure partner James MacArthur in London

Wed, 11/05/2016 - 09:48

International law firm Weil, Gotshal & Manges has appointed James MacArthur as a partner in the firm’s Corporate practice. He will be based in Weil’s London office and will focus on private equity and M&A transactions in the infrastructure and real estate sectors.  »

Charles Moorse joins Norwest Equity Partners and Norwest Mezzanine Partners as General Counsel

Wed, 11/05/2016 - 09:46

Norwest Equity Partners (NEP) and Norwest Mezzanine Partners (NMP), have hired Charles P Moorse to serve as the firms' in-house General Counsel.  »

Lovell Minnick names Steven Pierson as President and Partner

Wed, 11/05/2016 - 09:45

Lovell Minnick Partners, a private equity firm specialising in financial and related business services companies, has named Steven C Pierson as President and Partner.  »

Corporate Partner David Holdsworth and Tax Partner Tim Lowe join Kirkland & Ellis

Wed, 11/05/2016 - 09:44

Private equity corporate partner David Holdsworth and private equity tax partner Tim Lowe are to join the London office of Kirland & Ellis International from Linklaters. »

Bryan, Garnier & Co expands its Equity Capital Markets capabilities

Tue, 10/05/2016 - 16:41

Bryan, Garnier & Co, a pan-European Investment Bank focusing on growth companies, has appointed Pierre Kiecolt-Wahl as Managing Director, ECM, where he will lead Bryan, Garnier & Co’s equity capital markets efforts throughout Europe.  »

Squire Patton Boggs hires private equity dealmaker

Tue, 10/05/2016 - 16:32

Squire Patton Boggs has appointed Colin Stirling as a senior business advisor in the Global Corporate Practice. Stirling was previously a partner at private equity fund manager Spirit Capital in Leeds. »

iCapital Network appoints Eileen Duff as Head of Distribution

iCapital Network appoints Eileen Duff as Head of Distribution

Tue, 10/05/2016 - 09:34

iCapital Network, an online platform that provides high-net-worth investors and their advisors with streamlined access to a curated selection of private investments, has added three senior members to the firm’s distribution team.  »

Sheppard Mullin adds New York corporate finance partner Bijal Vira

Tue, 10/05/2016 - 09:23

Bijal N Vira has joined Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton as a corporate finance partner, based in the firm's New York office. Vira joins from Winston & Strawn. »

Venky Ganesan named chair of the NVCA board

Fri, 06/05/2016 - 09:11

Venky Ganesan, Managing Director of Menlo Ventures, will serve as the 2016-2017 Chair of the National Venture Capital Association (NVCA) Board of Directors. Ganesan’s appointment was made official at the Second Annual NVCA Leadership Gala & Summit in San Francisco, this week. »

Alliant opens New Orleans office

Fri, 06/05/2016 - 09:06

Alliant has expanded its presence in the Gulf Coast region with the opening of a New Orleans office, which will be manned by Christian Chauvin and Noah Hardie. »

Flare Capital Partners expands leadership team with healthcare industry veterans

Thu, 05/05/2016 - 09:43

Flare Capital Partners, a healthcare technology venture capital firm, has appointed Dr. Gary Gottlieb »

Octopus Ventures hires Israeli mobile gaming entrepreneur

Wed, 04/05/2016 - 09:42

Mobile gaming entrepreneur and INSEAD-alumni Eyal Rabinovich has joined Octopus Ventures, the London-based venture capital investor best known for backing Zoopla Property Group, Secret Escapes, SwiftKey and »

NorthEdge promotes two to Investment Manager

Wed, 04/05/2016 - 09:41

NorthEdge Capital, the private equity firm focused on investing in businesses in the North of England, has promoted George Potts and James Marshall to Investment Manager. »


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