Founder of our Coller Institute of Private Equity, Professor Eli Talmor is co-author of International Private Equity, which is widely considered to be the leading reference book on the private equity industry. He is frequently invited to deliver keynote speeches to business executives worldwide, as well as giving expert testimonies to the UK Parliament and advice to the UK Prime Minister’s Office.
He served on the London Business School Board of Governors and the advisory board of the African Venture Capital Association. He also practises venture capital with multiple exits.
Before joining the London Business School, he was a Professor of Finance at the University of California (UCLA and Irvine), Tel Aviv University and the Wharton School (University of Pennsylvania).