Real Deals publishes the most important European private equity news, alongside deep analysis and comprehensive deal coverage.

The team at Real Deals also produce some of the industry’s most prestigious award ceremonies and conferences including UK Mid-Market, UK Mid-Market Debt and the Private Equity Awards.

Alongside the fortnightly print magazine, Real Deals is available as a dedicated tablet edition for all subscribers.

On realdeals.eu.com we host all our latest and historical content, plus Real Deals Intelligence, a unique database of more than 400 European GPs, 800 funds and 5,700 portfolio companies.



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Editorial team

You can contact the editorial team at +44 (0) 207 360 3488 / +44 (0) 207 360 3485 / editorial@realdeals.eu.com.

Nicholas Neveling, Editor

Nicholas joined Real Deals in April 2008 and has been covering the European private equity market for almost a decade. He was previously a reporter at Accountancy Age and prior to that worked for the South African publications Business Day and The Sunday Times. Nicholas graduated in journalism from Rhodes University in 2002.

Talya Misiri, Deputy Editor

Talya joined Real Deals in March 2019 and has worked in financial journalism since 2015. She previously held roles as a reporter at Citywire’s New Model Adviser and pensions trade magazine Pensions Age. Talya also served as an intern at The Sunday Times. She graduated in English Literature from the University of Sussex in 2015.

Olly Jackson, Senior Reporter

Olly joined Real Deals in March 2019, following a period at the International Financial Law Review, owned by Euromoney. Olly was previously a reporter at private equity publication AltAssets. He graduated in Law from the University of York in 2016.

Samantha Birchall, Junior Editor

Sam joined Real Deals in January 2018. Previous to this she worked as an Editorial Assistant in academic publishing for Taylor and Francis alongside doing freelance content writing. Sam graduated in History and Politics from the University of Leeds in 2016.


Sales and Marketing

Ram Kumar, Publisher

Ram joined Real Deals in October 2016 from Euromoney Institutional Investor, where he headed up advertising sales for Metal Bulletin. He also has over half a decade’s experience working with alternate asset classes and brings in a wealth of experience from his tenure at PEI, where he headed up advertising for Infrastructure Investor. Ram is a post graduate in International Business from University of Bedfordshire

Steve Walsh, Subscriptions Sales Manager

Steve is responsible for all subscriptions globally for Real Deals. He joined in July 2011 after ten years at IFR (Thomson Reuters). Steve also has experience in the renewable energy sector from his time at the New Energy World Network