Private Equity in the US and Europe: Innovation and Disruption

The 10th Annual Private Equity Symposium was organised jointly with the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School and was held on 29-30 June 2017 at London Business School.

Experts from around the world explored the theme “Private Equity in the US and Europe: Innovation and Disruption”. The first day of the Symposium focused on industry perspectives, while the second day featured academic research presentations and discussion.



The keynote speakers were:




  Hanneke Smits

  CEO, Newton Investment Management & co-founder of    
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  Marco de Benedetti

  Managing Director & Co-head of the Europe Buyout
  advising group, The Carlyle Group









  Sanjay Patel

  Senior Partner & Head of Europe,
  Apollo Management International LLP