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New addition to Quoted Companies Alliance Board

Thu, 21/05/2015 - 19:45

The Quoted Companies Alliance, an independent membership organisation for small to mid-size quoted companies, has appointed Judith MacKenzie to its Board. »

Singapore

Sidley Austin adds M&A and private equity Partner in SIngapore

Thu, 21/05/2015 - 11:30

Sidley Austin has appointed Charlie Wilson as a partner in the firm’s M&A and private equity practices based in Singapore. »

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Longitude Capital promotes Sandip K Agarwala to MD

Thu, 21/05/2015 - 10:30

Longitude Capital, a private investment firm that focuses on venture growth investments in drug development and medical technology, has promoted Sandip K Agarwala to Managing Director. »

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LDC hires Deloitte partner Adcock to portfolio role

Wed, 20/05/2015 - 19:30

Mid-market private equity investor LDC has appointed Simon Adcock as a Portfolio Director. »

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BVP promotes Charles Birnbaum to VP

Wed, 20/05/2015 - 12:00

Venture capital firm Bessemer Venture Partners (BVP) has promoted Charles Birnbaum to vice president (VP) with respsonsibility for helping lead the firm’s New York office. »

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Keensight Capital strengthens team with two new hires

Tue, 19/05/2015 - 18:00

European growth private equity firm Keensight Capital has appointed Guillaume Lefebvre as Associate and Alexandre Carrot (Pictured) as Chief Financial Officer (CFO). »

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Trilantic North America names Charles Fleischmann as Partner

Tue, 19/05/2015 - 10:30

Private equity firm Trilantic North America has added to its senior leadership team with the appointment of Charles Fleischmann as a Partner in teh fiem’s New York office.  »

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Grey Mountain Partners portfolio company Binswanger Enterprises appoints Tim Curran as CEO

Tue, 19/05/2015 - 09:00

Binswanger Enterprises, a Grey Mountain Partners portfolio company, has appointed Tim Curran as chief Executive Officer (CEO). Curran replaces Norm Plotkin, who is transitioning to a role supporting other Grey Mountain Partners portfolio companies. »

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Arma Partners expands Partnership with four senior appointments

Mon, 18/05/2015 - 21:00

Independent communications, media and Technology-focused M&A advisory firm Arma Partners has appointed four new Partners including one new hire and three internal promotions. »

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GMT Communications Partners promotes Jean-Sébastien Talbot to Principal

Mon, 18/05/2015 - 18:30

GMT Communications Partners, a European independent private equity group focused exclusively on the content, communications infrastructure and tech‐enabled Services markets, has promoted Jean-Sébastien Talbot to Principal.  »

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PE-backed BFP appoints Bill Thurston as its new Chief Executive

Mon, 18/05/2015 - 16:30

ZIMT Partners portfolio company BFP Wholesale Limited [BFP], a UK national wholesaler of bakery ingredients, has appointed Bill Thurston as Chief Executive. »

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M&A Lawyer Dan Clivner Joins Sidley Austin

Fri, 15/05/2015 - 23:00

Law firm Sidley Austin has appointed Dan Clivner as co-managing partner of the Los Angeles office and a key member of the firm’s M&A and Private Equity practices.   »

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Dynasty Financial Partners appoints Scott Welch as CIO

Fri, 15/05/2015 - 12:00

Dynasty Financial Partners has appointed Scott D Welch as Chief Investment Officer. »

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Marc Gordon joins StarPoint Properties as VP

Thu, 14/05/2015 - 12:30

Marc Gordon, a 25 year real estate industry veteran, has joined StarPoint Properties, a specialist in the acquisition, redevelopment and repositioning of real estate properties, as vice president.   »

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Neuberger Berman appoints former central banker Kent Chen to lead Asia PE efforts

Thu, 14/05/2015 - 11:30

Neuberger Berman has appointed Kent Chen as Managing Director and leader of the firm's private equity efforts in the Asia Pacific region. »

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Raphael Weiner joins venture capital investment team at Target Partners

Tue, 12/05/2015 - 17:30

Raphael Weiner has joined Munich-based venture capital firm Target Partners as an associate. Weiner will support the team in handling all tasks related to startup investments, from deal flow to the investment process right through to portfolio management. »

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BTIG expands investment banking and capital markets team

Tue, 12/05/2015 - 11:30

BTIG has made a number of senior hires in its Investment Banking and Capital Markets division.  »

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Greenberg Traurig strengthens funds and derivatives capabilities

Mon, 11/05/2015 - 17:00

International law firm Greenberg Traurig has strengthened its expertise in private investment funds and complicated derivatives transactions, with the additions of Anthony L Perricone and Nanette Aguirre as shareholders in its New York Corporate & Securities Practice. »

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LBO France appoints Managing Director in Investor relations team

Mon, 11/05/2015 - 16:15

LBO France has appointed Sophie Chateau as Managing Director within the Investor Relations team, which will now be made up of six members. »

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Sun European Partners makes senior hires in Europe

Thu, 07/05/2015 - 11:30

Sun European Partners has made two senior hires in Europe.  »

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Dr Nicola Broughton joins MFM as Investment Director and Head of Technology Transfer

Thu, 07/05/2015 - 10:30

Mercia Fund Management (MFM) has appointed Dr Nicola Broughton (pictured), a Leeds-based consultant specialising in the commercialisation of Intellectual Property, as an Investment Director and Head of Technology Transfer. »

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AVCA appoints Hurley Doddy as Chair

Wed, 06/05/2015 - 10:30

The African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (AVCA) has appointed Hurley Doddy, Co-Chief Executive Officer of Emerging Capital Partners as Chair. »

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Addition of M&A lawyer boosts MoFo’s M&A and India practice

Wed, 29/04/2015 - 15:00

Morrison & Foerster has appointed Amit Kataria as of counsel in the firm’s Mergers and Acquisitions Practice Group in its Hong Kong office.  »

Hong Kong

Custom House Fund Services opens Hong Kong Office

Wed, 29/04/2015 - 10:00

Custom House Fund Services has opened a new Hong Kong office, significantly expanding its presence in Asia-Pacific and offering for hedge and private equity funds operating within the region.  »

Chicago

Redbox founder and former CEO Gregg Kaplan joins Pritzker Group’s Private Capital Team

Fri, 24/04/2015 - 19:30

Redbox founder and former CEO and former Coinstar President and COO Gregg Kaplan has joined Pritzker Group Private Capital as its operating partner for the services team. »

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TA Associates appoints Cai as director in Hong Kong Office

Wed, 22/04/2015 - 18:30

Private equity firm TA Associates has appointed Daisy Cai as a director in the firm’s Hong Kong office, where she will focus on investments in growth companies in China. »

Hong Kong

Paul Hastings adds M&A and private equity duo in Hong Kong

Wed, 22/04/2015 - 16:30

Law firm Paul Hastings has added Douglas Freeman and Victor Chen as partners in the corporate practice in the firm’s Hong Kong office. »

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LIFE appoints new advisory board members

Wed, 22/04/2015 - 11:30

LIFE, the worldwide membership organisation of Lebanese financiers, has introduced four new members to its Advisory Board.  »

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Dunedin adds two to investment team

Wed, 22/04/2015 - 06:00

Dunedin, the UK mid-market private equity house, has expanded its investment team by hiring two new analysts. Sophie Chambers and Katie Chung will join the origination team, which focuses on identifying and assessing new investment opportunities.  »

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Boodle Hatfield names new head of its market leading Private Client and Tax team

Mon, 20/04/2015 - 21:00

Boodle Hatfield has appointed Partner Simon Rylatt to head up its market leading Private Client and Tax team. The appointment takes place from 1 May 2015. »

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