The LPEQ Listed Private Equity debate was held in at Merchant Taylors' Hall, City of London. The event encompassed two panel discussions.
Panel 1: Private equity in 2016: a buyer's market?
This panel discussion focused on opportunities and outlook for Private Equity in 2016 (view below)
Alex Cooper-Evans (Electra Partners)
Roger Pim (SL Capital Partners)
Urs Wietlisbach (Partners Group)
Moderated by; Stephan Breban of Dean Wetton Advisory
Panel 2: In pursuit of parity: share price drivers in listed private equity
This panel discussion focused on how value is created in listed private equity and why premium/discount is just one consideration (view below)
Richard Hickman (HarbourVest Partners)
Hamish Mair (BMO Global Asset Management EMEA)
Tim Spence (Graphite Capital)
Moderated by; James Hart of Witan