Simpson has worked in the asset class for 30 year, advising and fundraising for some of the most reputable managers in European and US private equity.
Even the most driven private equiteers are recognising the value of taking a career break. Real Deals speaks to deal veterans who have taken time away.
Rafael Álvarez-Novoa is promoted to partner in Madrid, while Filip Van de Vliet and Philip Rowland will join Riverside as operating partners in Brussels and London respectively.
Abénex Capital has promoted Antoine Houel and Jérôme Vandermarcq to the position of partner.
Veteran private equity dealmaker Andrew Hartley and MJ Hudson managing partner Eamon Devlin reflect on whether the carried interest remuneration model is still fit for purpose.
Private equity is recruiting fewer juniors from outside banking and consulting than it did 10-20 years ago, according to research from women in private equity body Level 20.
Achleitner is a high-profile researcher in entrepreneurial finance, with a focus on the financing of innovation, venture capital and private equity.
A recording of a Real Deals webinar on carried interest, providing a detailed analysis of industry compensation benchmarks, is available now.
A recent discussion about recruitment at business school INSEAD provided food for thought for both firms and their potential candidates.
Inflexion Private Equity has hired Irina Hemmers as a partner in its TMT team and announced the promotions of Malcolm Coffin and Josh Kaufman to partner.