PE Tech Report

NEWSLETTER

Like this article?

Sign up to our free newsletter

Dean of Insead joins Bridgepoint’s European advisory committee

European private equity firm Bridgepoint has appointed the dean of leading French business school Insead, J Frank Brown, to its European advisory committee.

European private equity firm Bridgepoint has appointed the dean of leading French business school Insead, J Frank Brown, to its European advisory committee. Brown became dean of Insead in 2006 after a 26-year career with PricewaterhouseCoopers where most recently he was been global leader of its USD3.5bn advisory services arm.

A graduate of Bucknell University, Brown is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the New York, New Jersey and Connecticut State Societies of Certified Public Accountants.

Bridgepoint is a private equity manager with a 25-year track record of investing in European businesses that will achieve long-term capital growth. Independently owned and managed by a team of experienced private equity practitioners, the firm has raised EUR8bn to date from institutional investors.

In the past 10 years Bridgepoint has completed more than 150 transactions with a total value of EUR18bn and in the past five years have sold businesses to return more than EUR5bn to investors. Bridgepoint companies currently employ some 48,000 people across Europe with a combined turnover of EUR6bn.

Like this article? Sign up to our free newsletter

MOST POPULAR

FURTHER READING

Featured