GUEST ARTICLE

A new generation of private equity dealmakers are capturing investor attention

A new generation of private equity dealmakers are capturing investor attention

By Elizabeth Weymouth (pictured), Founder and Managing Partner, Grafine Partners – There’s a quiet revolution happening among sophisticated institutional investors and large pools of capital that could eventually up-end one corner of the private equity universe. A growing number of LPs are starting to turn away from allocating to the largest managers and towards experienced dealmakers who are starting their own shops – many of whom are spin-outs from the giant firms.

PODCAST

Earth Capital’s Avent Bezuidenhoudt on investing in water

Earth Capital’s Avent Bezuidenhoudt on investing in water

In this podcast, Private Equity Wire speaks to global private equity group Earth Capital’s investment director Avent Bezuidenhoudt about why investors should care more about water related issues, what can be done to encourage sustainable water-related investments, and which geographies will need to invest in water to offset climate change related risks.

EVENTS

PEWire Live’s CFO/COO Summit Day 2: "Growing and evolving the COO role"

PEWire Live’s CFO/COO Summit Day 2: "Growing and evolving the COO role"

Day two of PEWire Live’s CFO/COO virtual summit featured discussions surrounding how to navigate Covid-related short-term liquidity risks, key cybersecurity and ESG considerations specifically for private equity, ESG reporting and setting the right KPIs, and how private equity professionals can evolve and cater to the demands of the COO role as we move into the new economy amid a post-pandemic recovery.