Funds/Investment Management in Europe

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Upcoming Events

Recent Events

  • Carried Interest – A Changed Landscape
    28 April 2020
    Informa
    Tax Issues on Carried Interest
    Online Virtual Conference
    Speaking Engagements
  • Uniting Against the Impacts of COVID-19: Legal Considerations
    15 April 2020
    African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association
    Uniting Against the Impacts of COVID-19 Webinar Series
    Webinar
    Speaking Engagements
  • An Overview of the European State Assistance Available for Companies
    7 April 2020
    Debevoise
    Webinar
    Speaking Engagements
  • COVID-19 & Private Equity: Impact of Financing Disruptions on Portfolio Companies and Funds
    26 March 2020
    Debevoise
    Webcast
    Speaking Engagements
  • What’s on the Horizon? A Regulatory and Compliance Update
    11 March 2020
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    Emerging Managers’ Forum
    London, UK
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • Regulatory Update – Regulation, Self-Regulation and Politics
    28 February 2020
    Informa Connect
    SuperReturn International
    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • ESG for Investment Companies and Investors – Where Will This Journey Take Us?
    27 February 2020
    BVK e.V. - Bundesverband Deutscher Kapitalbeteiligungsgesellschaften
    BVK Fachforum
    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Financing Team Commitments – Options for GPs
    26 February 2020
    Schnittker Möllmann Partners
    European Private Equity Summit 2020
    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Reaching Full-Regulation Threshold -- Should I Stay or Should I Go?
    26 February 2020
    Schnittker Möllmann Partners
    The European Private Equity Summit
    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Engaged Conversation: Spotlight on Regulation
    26 February 2020
    Informa Connect
    SuperReturn International
    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Responsible Investment
    25 February 2020
    Houses of Parliament
    All-Party Parliamentary Group Seminar
    London, UK
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • Keynote Address: Upcoming New Regulation and Trends in Fund Structures
    25 February 2020
    Informa connect
    SuperReturn International
    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Corporate Governance Update
    19 February 2020
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    BVCA Governance Series: Hot Topics for NEDs
    Debevoise & Plimpton, London
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • Sale and Purchase Agreement, incl. Taxes
    13 February 2020
    Invest Europe
    Fund Secondary Transactions Training
    Debevoise & Plimpton, Paris
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Legal Perspective
    12 February 2020
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    BVCA First Time Fundraising
    Debevoise & Plimpton, London
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Latest on GP-led Secondaries
    5 Feburary 2020
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    BVCA Alternative Fund Strategy Series - Secondaries Forum
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Developments in Key Terms and Negotiation Points in Alternative Lending
    5 February 2020
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    BVCA Alternative Fund Strategy Series – Alternative Lending Forum
    London, UK
    Speaker: Alan J. Davies
    Speaking Engagements
  • Investor Dialogue: Priorities and Pitfalls for Institutional Private Equity Investments
    20 January 2020
    WM Seminare, Bii - Bund Institutioneller Investoren
    WM Seminare
    Frankfurt, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Structuring Options – Direct Investments, (Funds-of-)Funds and Managed Accounts
    20 January 2020
    WM Seminare, Bii - Bund Institutioneller Investoren
    WM Seminare
    Frankfurt, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Introduction to Fund Structuring LP Partnership Fund Structure
    4 December 2019
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association (BVCA)
    BVCA Essential Skills for the Finance Team
    Debevoise & Plimpton, London
    Speaking Engagements
  • Private Equity Finance
    21 November 2019
    International Bar Association
    IBA Private Equity Transactions Symposium
    London, UK
    Speaker: Paul S. Bird
    Speaking Engagements
  • GP-led deals: finding the path of least resistance
    19 November 2019
    SuperInvestor
    Secondaries Summit
    Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Speaking Engagements
  • Live Regulatory Q&A
    14 November 2019
    Unquote
    German Private Equity Forum
    Munich, Germany
    Speaker: Jin-Hyuk Jang
    Speaking Engagements
  • Corporate Governance in PE Backed Companies
    14 November 2019
    Cinven
    6th Annual ESG Portfolio Conference
    London, UK
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • 2020 Outlook: How to Raise Money in Europe
    12 November 2019
    Debevoise & Plimpton
    Debevoise & Plimpton, New York
    Speaking Engagements
  • What are the Benefits of Luxembourg PE Structures for German Investors and Fund Managers?
    7 November 2019
    Luxembourg Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    Luxembourg Private Equity Conference
    Frankfurt, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Standing Out through Conscious Investing
    6 November 2019
    LPGP Connect

    4th Annual LPGP Private Debt Europe Conference

    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Legal Strategies: Balancing GP Interests and Maintaining Marketable Positioning to LPs
    10 October 2019
    Emerging Markets Private Equity Association
    EMPEA Masterclass - London
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Latest Trends in Fund Terms and How These May Evolve
    10 October 2019
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    BVCA Summit 2019
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Does the Structure Fit the Purpose?
    8 October 2019
    Emerging Markets Private Equity Association
    EMPEA Sustainable Investing in Emerging Markets Summit
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Impact on Alternative Investments from European Politics
    26 September 2019
    INSEAD
    INSEAD Seminar
    Debevoise & Plimpton, London
    Speaking Engagements
  • Key Fund Terms and Market Trends
    20 September 2019
    Invest Europe
    Invest Europe Fund Structuring Training
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Main Economic Terms
    20 September 2019
    Invest Europe
    Invest Europe Fund Structuring Training
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Fund structuring complexities and best practices; Trends in emerging markets terms and conditions; Tax and regulatory considerations affecting fund structures and terms; The impact of evolving global regulation on emerging markets funds;
    11 September 2019
    EMPEA & Debevoise & Plimpton
    Changing Landscape of Emerging Markets Private Equity Fund Formation
    EMPEA Webcast
    Speaking Engagements
  • Ensuring the Private Equity Structure Supports Responsible Investment
    10 September 2019
    PRI Events

    PRI in Person Conference

    Paris, France

    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • Warranties & Indemnities
    9 September 2019
    BVCA
    BVCA Legal Agreements in Private Equity
    London, UK
    Speaker: David Innes
    Speaking Engagements
  • Aufsichtsrechtlicher Rahmen für Anlagen regulierter Investoren in Private Debt. Der Private Debt Markt in Deutschland: wo bestehen aufsichtsrechtliche Hindernisse?
    9 September 2019
    WM-Seminare
    Private Debt Conference
    Frankfurt, Germany
    Speaker: Eric Olmesdahl
    Speaking Engagements
  • Fund Sustainability - What Exactly Can One Imagine?
    9 September 2019
    BVK
    BVK Experts Talk
    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Legal Considerations – Structuring, Key Terms & LPA Negotiation
    3 September 2019
    BVCA
    BVCA Investor Relations and Fundraising
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
    18 July 2019
    JurGrad gGmbH
    Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Munster Lecture
    Münster, Germany
    Speaker: Jin-Hyuk Jang
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Latest Regulatory Issues for Real Estate Funds
    20 June 2019
    British Private Equity and Venture Capital Association
    BVCA Real Estate Conference
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Latest Regulatory Issues for Real Estate Funds
    13 June 2019
    Private Debt Investor
    PDI Germany Forum
    Munich, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Capital Raising in the EU – How Can CMU Create Conditions for Equal Access to Finance Across the EU?
    7 June 2019
    EU Commission
    EU Commission Workshop
    Brussels, Belgium
    Speaking Engagements
  • Regulatory Update: What’s New and What is Coming?
    5 June 2019
    Private Equity International
    PEI Responsible Investment Forum
    London, UK
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • Fiduciary Duty Project
    4 June 2019
    UN PR
    PRI Private Equity Advisory Committee
    London, UK
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • Sustainable Investing / Green Energy
    13 May 2019
    Impact Investing Lawyers Group
    Impact Investing Lawyers Breakfast Meeting
    London, UK
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • Legal Aspects: Regulations and Liabilities - European Perspective
    9 May 2019
    Invest Europe
    Invest Europe Board Training
    Brussels, Belgium
    Speaking Engagements
  • Brexit – Impact on Switzerland’s Asset Management Industry
    8 May 2019
    University of Zurich
    Aktuelles zum Kollektivanlagenrecht
    Zurich, Switzerland
    Speaker: Jin-Hyuk Jang
    Speaking Engagements
  • How To Be a Great Investment Director
    8 May 2019
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    BVCA Panel: How to be a Great Investment Director
    London, UK
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Legal Responsibilities of Boards and Directors
    8 May 2019
    British Private Equity and Venture Capital Association
    BVCA NED Training
    Debevoise & Plimpton, London
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • Private Equity – New Tax and Structuring Developments
    8 May 2019
    Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry
    15th Ed. of the ALFI London Conference
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • How to be a Great Investment Director
    17 April 2019
    British Private Equity and Venture Capital Association
    Non-Executive Directors Training
    London, UK
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • Fund Domiciling in an Uncertain Environment
    4 April 2019
    Unquote
    Unquote Fund Structuring Forum
    London, UK
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • European Fund Structures Update - Has the Reserved Alternative Investment Fund met Investors’ Expectations?
    4 April 2019
    Unquote
    Unquote Fund Structuring Forum
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Vertragsbedingungen internationaler Fonds und Vereinbarkeit mit Solvency II und AnlV (Anlageverordnung)
    3 April 2019
    SZ Fachkonferenz / SV Veranstaltungen
    SZ Kapitalanlagetag 2019
    Munich, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Fund Terms: Economic Key Terms
    28 March 2019
    WM Gruppe
    WM Private Equity & Venture Capital Summit 2019
    Munich, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Latest Trends in Fund Terms and the Implications for Managers and Investors
    27 March 2019
    Invest Europe
    Invest Europe Investor’s Forum
    Geneva, Switzerland
    Speaking Engagements
  • International Real Estate Investment Vehicles: Debt Fund Structures
    27 March 2019
    Invest Europe
    Geneva Investors' Forum
    Geneva, Switzerland
    Speaking Engagements
  • International Real Estate Investment Vehicles: Debt Fund Structures
    22 March 2019
    EBS Business School
    International Real Estate Investment Vehicles: Debt Fund Structures
    Oestrich Winkel, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • How Should the Managers' Business Itself Evolve?
    21 March 2019
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    Emerging Managers Forum
    Debevoise, London
    Speaker: Matthew Dickman
    Speaking Engagements
  • What is Around the Corner? -- A Regulatory and Compliance Update
    21 March 2019
    How Should the Managers' Business Itself Evolve?
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    Debevoise, London
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • Fund Terms: Economics and Other Key Fund Terms
    21 March 2019
    Invest Europe
    Invest Europe Fund Training
    Luxembourg
    Speaking Engagements
  • Calculation and Presentation of Historical Investment Performance
    10-12 March 2019
    International Bar Association
    20th Annual International Conference on Private Investment Funds
    London, England
    Speaker: Jonathan Adler
    Speaking Engagements
  • Interactive Market Survey
    10-12 March 2019
    International Bar Association
    20th Annual International Conference on Private Investment Funds
    London, England
    Speaking Engagements
  • General Counsel Fireside Chat
    10-12 March 2019
    International Bar Association
    20th Annual International Conference on Private Investment Funds
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Keynote Address
    10-12 March 2019
    International Bar Association
    20th Annual International Conference on Private Investment Funds
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Conflicts of Interest for LPACs
    8 March 2019
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    BVCA Roadshow
    San Francisco, California
    Speaking Engagements
  • Conflicts of Interest for LPACs
    7 March 2019
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    BVCA Roadshow
    Austin, Texas
    Speaking Engagements
  • Conflicts of Interest for LPACs
    6 March 2019
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    BVCA Roadshow
    New York, New York
    Speaking Engagements
  • Conflicts of Interest for LPACs
    5 March 2019
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    BVCA Roadshow
    Toronto, Canada
    Speaking Engagements
  • Jüngste aufsichtsrechtliche Entwicklungen und ihre Relevanz für PE und VC
    28 February 2019
    BVK
    BVK Fachforum 2019
    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • How will business structures change in a post-Brexit world?
    27 February 2019
    SuperReturn International
    SuperReturn International
    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Regulatory Developments to Watch out for in 2019
    27 February 2019
    Schnittker Möllmann Partners
    PE Legal – The European Private Equity Summit 2019
    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • PE Funds in Times of Crisis – Scenarios and Possible Solutions
    27 February 2019
    Schnittker Möllmann Partners
    PE Legal – The European Private Equity Summit 2019
    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Legal Perspective
    13 February 2019
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    First Time Fundraising
    Debevoise, London
    Speaking Engagements
  • What is the Latest Update on Regulation?
    26 February 2019
    SuperReturn International
    German Private Equity Summit
    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Current State of the Secondaries Market
    11 December 2018
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    BVCA Secondaries Roundtable
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Brexit for Private Funds: What Happens in March?
    7 December 2018
    Debevoise & Plimpton
    Brexit for Private Funds: What Happens in March?
    Webinar
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Impact of Brexit on Private Equity
    5 December 2018
    Real Deals
    Real Deals Brexit Roundtable
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Introduction to Fund Structuring, LP Partnership Fund Structure
    4 December 2018
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    BVCA Essential Skills of the Finance Team
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Distressed Investing in India: New Opportunities for Funds
    20 November 2018
    Debevoise & Plimpton
    Debevoise Breakfast Seminar
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Aktuelle Fragen bei der anwaltlichen Beratung von Private Debt Fonds, insbesondere bei der Standortwahl und vor dem Hintergrund des Brexits
    19 November 2018
    WM Seminare
    Private Debt Fonds Konferenz
    Frankfurt, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Brexit for Private Funds: What Happens in March?
    14 November 2018
    Debevoise & Plimpton
    Debevoise breakfast seminar
    Debevoise & Plimpton, London
    Speaking Engagements
  • Hard Brexit, Its Consequences and Guidelines for Funds
    13 November 2018
    Hamburger Fondsgespräche (supported by P+P Pöllath + Partners, Schnittker Möllmann Partners, Alpers Wessel Dornbach)
    Hamburger Fondsgespräche
    Hamburg, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Hedging & Risk Management
    7 November 2018
    Investec
    Hedging & Risk Management Masterclass
    Speaking Engagements
  • European vs U.S. Funds: Competition on Both Sides of the Ocean
    6 November 2018
    LPGP Connect
    LPGP Private Debt Conference Europe
    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Legal Responsibilities of Boards and Directors
    31 October 2018
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    BVCA Non-Executive Directors Training Course
    London, UK
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • Private Debt Funds - The New Alternative?
    30 October 2018
    Ipes
    LRI Investment Summit 2018
    Frankfurt, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Current Regulation Issues for Private Equity
    26 October 2018
    EUROFORUM Deutschland SE / Handelsblatt
    Handelsblatt European Private Equity Summit
    Frankfurt, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Current Regulation Issues for Private Equity
    26 October 2018
    EUROFORUM Deutschland
    European Private Equity Summit 2018
    Frankfurt, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Legal Strategies: Balancing GP Interests and Maintaining Competitive and Marketable Positioning to LPs
    25 October 2018
    Emerging Markets Private Equity Association

    EMPEA Masterclass.

    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Form Follows Function
    24 October 2018
    Fund Finance Association
    4th Annual European Fund Finance Symposium
    London, UK
    Speaker: Thomas Smith
    Speaking Engagements
  • AIFMD Notification and Anti Asset Stripping Rules in PE Transactions: How Are They Relevant to U.S. Manager and U.S. Transactions?
    15 October 2018
    Debevoise & Plimpton
    AIFMD Notification and Anti Asset Stripping Rules in PE Transactions: How Are They Relevant to US Manager and U.S. Transactions?
    Debevoise & Plimpton, New York Office
    Speaking Engagements
  • Issues and trends in GP-led fund restructurings
    11 October 2018
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    BVCA Summit Conference
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Recent Tax Changes and Their Impact on Private Equity
    11 October 2018
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    BVCA Summit Conference
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Rise & Rise of GP-Led Deals
    26 September 2018
    KNect365
    European Secondaries Summit
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Current key regulatory considerations for funds, including ESG trends, cross-border marketing, and credit fund regulation
    26 September 2018
    Ipes
    Ipes breakfast seminar
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Regulatory and Compliance Issues
    21 September 2018
    Invest Europe
    Invest Europe Training - London
    Debevoise & Plimpton, London
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Main Structures Available
    21 September 2018
    Invest Europe
    Invest Europe Training - London
    Debevoise & Plimpton, London
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Main Economic Terms
    21 September 2018
    Invest Europe
    Invest Europe Training - London
    Debevoise & Plimpton, London
    Speaking Engagements
  • Key Fund Terms and Market Trends
    21 September 2018
    Invest Europe
    Invest Europe Training - London
    Debevoise & Plimpton, London
    Speaking Engagements
  • Introduction & Objectives, and the Fund Raising Process
    21 September 2018
    Invest Europe
    Invest Europe Training - London
    Debevoise & Plimpton, London
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • Key Tax Issues and Developments
    21 September 2018
    Invest Europe
    Invest Europe Training - London
    Debevoise & Plimpton, London
    Speaking Engagements
  • PE Funds 101
    20 September 2018
    International Lawyers for Africa
    ILFA 2018 – Advanced Training
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • New Opportunities and Challenges for Investors and Creditors
    19 September 2018
    Jana Bumann, Süddeutscher Verlag Veranstaltungen GmbH
    Specialist Conference: Private Debt and Direct Lending
    Frankfurt, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • US Tax Reform - Impact for the Luxembourg Fund Industry
    5 July 2018
    Debevoise/Arendt & Medernach
    Arendt Seminar
    Luxembourg
    Speaking Engagements
  • Trends in Fund Finance
    27 June 2018
    British Private Equity and Venture Capital Association
    BVCA Fund Finance Seminar
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Structuring Funds for German Investors
    21 June 2018
    Private Debt Investor
    PDI Germany Forum 2018
    Munich, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Réforme Fiscale Américaine et son impact sur le secteur du Private Equity en France
    19 June 2018
    Debevoise & Plimpton
    Debevoise Seminar
    Debevoise & Plimpton, Paris
    Speaking Engagements
  • LPA Negotiation with Pension Funds
    13 June 2018
    Carne Group
    The Private Investment Funds Breakfast Briefing
    London, UK
    Speaker: Jin-Hyuk Jang
    Speaking Engagements
  • Private Equity Exits
    12 June 2018
    Private Equity Africa
    PEA LP-GP Investor Summit
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Latest Regulatory and Tax Considerations for Real Estate Funds
    8 June 2018
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    BVCA Private Equity Real Estate Conference
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Corporate Governance
    24 May 2018
    Mourant Ozannes
    Funds Transaction Conference
    London, UK
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Venture Capital and Private Equity Manager Perspective
    23 May 2018
    British Private Equity and Venture Capital Association
    Breaking Barriers: Diversity in PE & VC Forum
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Legal Responsibilities of Non-Executive Directors
    10 May 2018
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association (BVCA)
    BVCA Non-Executive Directors Training Course
    Debevoise & Plimpton, London
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • Building and Managing Boards
    3 May 2018
    Invest Europe
    The Legal Responsibilities of Boards and Directors
    Brussels, Belgium
    Speaking Engagements
  • Impact Investing Roundtable
    1 May 2018
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    BVCA Roundtable Series
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Why Do Private Equity Backed Companies Outperform Their Peers?
    13 April 2018
    Borenius Attorneys
    Borenius Breakfast Seminar
    Helsinki, Finland
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • Outperforming Peers – Corporate Governance of PE Backed Companies
    12 April 2018
    Borenius Attorneys
    FVCA Conference
    Helsinki, Finland
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • Brexit: Where Next for Private Equity?
    23 March 2018
    Debevoise & Plimpton
    Debevoise Seminar
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Corporate Governance: A Deeper Look into the Private Equity “Black Box”
    21 March 2018
    Invest Europe
    Invest Europe Investors’ Forum
    Geneva, Switzerland
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • Marketing Passport: Where is the best place for funds to locate? What impact does the marketing passport have on the free flow of capital? What this means for international investors?
    21 March 2018
    Invest Europe
    Invest Europe Investors’ Forum
    Geneva, Switzerland
    Speaking Engagements
  • From Fund Restructurings to GP-Led Solutions - Where Next
    16 March 2018
    BVCA
    BVCA Secondaries Forum 2018
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Key Trends in Fund Restructurings, Including GP-led Secondary Transactions
    11-13 March 2018
    IBA Private Investment Funds Subcommittee of the IBA Investment Funds Committee and the American Bar Association Business Law Section’s Federal Regulation of Securities Committee Hedge Funds Subcommittee
    19th Annual International Conference on Private Investment Funds
    London, UK
    Speaker: Andrew M. Ahern
    Speaking Engagements
  • Regulatory and Compliance Issues
    9 March 2018
    Invest Europe/Debevoise
    Invest Europe Fund Structuring Training
    Debevoise, Frankfurt
    Speaking Engagements
  • Key Fund Terms and Market Trends
    9 March 2018
    Invest Europe/Debevoise
    Invest Europe Fund Structuring Training
    Debevoise, Frankfurt
    Speaking Engagements
  • Introduction & Objectives, and the Fund Raising Process
    9 March 2018
    Invest Europe/Debevoise
    Invest Europe Fund Structuring Training
    Frankfurt, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Fund Structures for European Funds
    9 March 2018
    Invest Europe/Debevoise
    Invest Europe Fund Structuring Training
    Debevoise, Frankfurt
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Main Economic Terms
    9 March 2018
    Invest Europe/Debevoise & Plimpton
    Invest Europe Fund Structuring Training
    Debevoise, Frankfurt, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Key Tax Issues
    9 March 2018
    Invest Europe/Debevoise
    Invest Europe Fund Structuring Training
    Debevoise, Frankfurt
    Speaking Engagements
  • Emerging Market Portfolio Companies: Going Public in the UK
    8 March 2018
    Debevoise & Plimpton
    Emerging Market Portfolio Companies: Going Public in the UK
    Debevoise & Plimpton, 65 Gresham Street, London, EC2V 7NQ
    Speaking Engagements
  • Update on Legal Developments in Selected Principal Fund Jurisdictions in the EU and Offshore
    1 March 2018
    IBA Private Investment Funds Subcommittee of the IBA Investment Funds Committee and the American Bar Association Business Law Section’s Federal Regulation of Securities Committee Hedge Funds Subcommittee
    19th Annual International Conference on Private Investment Funds
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • The German Private Equity Market: The New Super Power?
    26 February 2018
    Knect365
    SuperReturn International – Berlin
    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • GDPR seminar
    19 February 2018
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association (BVCA)
    Away Day
    London, UK
    Speaker: Jane Shvets
    Speaking Engagements
  • How will Regulatory Changes Impact the Market?
    14 February 2018
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    BVCA Alternative Lending Forum
    London, UK
    Speaker: Pierre Maugüé
    Speaking Engagements
  • Afternoon Keynote: Limited Partners and the Reforms to Limited Partnership Law
    31 January 2018
    KNECT365
    Funds & Disputes Partnership Forum
    London, UK
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • Global Best Practices in the Current Fundraising Climate
    18 January 2018
    Emerging Markets Private Equity Association
    EMPEA Fundraising Masterclass
    Debevoise & Plimpton, Hong Kong
    Speaker: Gavin Anderson
    Speaking Engagements
  • How the GDRP will Impact Private Equity
    17 January 2018
    British Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (BVCA)
    BVCA Roundtable Series
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Solvency II – A Path Forward for Private Funds
    16 January 2018
    Debevoise & Plimpton
    Debevoise Seminar
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Latest Trends in Fund Finance, including Hybrid and NAV Facilities at Fund Level
    16 January 2018
    Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
    Fund Finance Dinner Discussion
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Where Will You Submit Your Next Licence Application?
    11 January 2018
    Debevoise & Plimpton
    European Funds Forum
    Speaking Engagements
  • Handelsblatt Financial Training: Kreditfonds (Debt Funds)
    7 December 2017
    Euroforum
    Frankfurt, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Introduction to Fund Structuring LP Partnership Fund Structure
    4 December 2017
    British Private Equity and Venture Capital Association
    BVCA Training - Essential Skills for the Finance Team
    Debevoise & Plimpton LLP, London
    Speaking Engagements
  • Legal Strategies: Balancing GP Interests and Maintaining Competitive and Marketable Positioning to LPs
    4 December 2017
    Emerging Markets Private Equity Association
    EMPEA Private Equity Masterclass
    Mumbai, India
    Speaking Engagements
  • Corporate governance in private equity-backed companies
    30 November 2017
    INSEAD Alumni Association
    Private Equity & Venture Capital Group Seminar
    London, UK
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • Fund Level Legal and Accounting Matters
    28 November 2017
    The British Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (BVCA)
    BVCA Tax, Legal and Regulatory Conference
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Darlehensfonds im EU-Umfeld: Herausforderungen des grenzüberschreitenden Geschäfts im besondere Lichte von Brexit
    27 November 2017
    WM Gruppe
    WM Seminar "Kreditfonds"
    Frankfurt, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Impact of European Regulation on Nordic Funds
    24 November 2017
    The British Private Equity and Venture Capital Association
    BVCA Nordic Forum
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Operational Efficiency and Legal Engineering – A Toolbox for Excellence
    21-22 November 2017
    Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry
    Private Equity & Real Estate Conference
    Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
    Speaking Engagements
  • Responsible Capitalism: The Case for Private Equity
    21 November 2017
    Cambridge University
    Cambridge, UK
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • Direct Lending to the Mittelstand in Germany
    7 November 2017
    LPGP Connect
    2nd Annual Private Debt Conference
    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Legal Responsibilities of Non-executive Directors
    30 October 2017
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    BVCA Ned Programme
    Debevoise & Plimpton, London
    Speaker: David Innes
    Speaking Engagements
  • Update on Brexit and What Invest Europe is Doing
    19 October 2017
    Invest Europe
    Invest Europe
    Webinar
    Speaking Engagements
  • Legal Strategies: Balancing GP Interests and Maintaining Competitive and Marketable Positioning to LPs
    19 October 2017
    Emerging Market and the Private Equity in Africa
    EMPEA Fundraising Masterclass
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
    19 October 2017
    Emerging Market and the Private Equity in Africa
    EMPEA Fundraising Masterclass
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • New Governance Challenges in Emerging Market Private Equity
    16 October 2017
    Debevoise & Plimpton
    Debevoise Seminar
    Debevoise & Plimpton - London
    Speaking Engagements
  • Regulatory Challenges
    12 October 2017
    British Venture Capital and Private Equity Association
    BVCA Summit 2017
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Private Equity and the GDPR
    12 October 2017
    British Venture Capital and Private Equity Association
    BVCA Summit 2017
    London, UK
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • Fund Financing
    12 October 2017
    British Venture Capital and Private Equity Association
    BVCA Summit, 2017
    London, UK
    Speaker: Thomas Smith
    Speaking Engagements
  • Global Perspectives on Fund Finance
    11 October 2017
    Fund Finance Association
    3rd Annual European Fund Finance Symposium
    London, UK
    Speaker: Thomas Smith
    Speaking Engagements
  • Structuring Considerations for European PE Investors
    5 October 2017
    Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
    Debevoise Breakfast Seminar
    Debevoise & Plimpton LLP, London
    Speaking Engagements
  • Ahead of the Curve: Implications of Regulatory and Policy Developments for Responsible Investors
    28 September 2017
    Private Equity International
    PEI Responsible Investment Forum
    Berlin, Germany
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • The View from the Outside
    28 September 2017
    BL Global
    Channel Islands Funds Forum
    Jersey, Channel Islands
    Speaking Engagements
  • Funds Update - Key European & U.S. Market Developments
    28 September 2017
    Private Equity CFO Association
    Debevoise & Plimpton, New York
    Speaking Engagements
  • OECD's Guidance on Anti-treaty Abuse and the Impact on Funds
    25 July 2017
    American Investment Council
    American Investment Council Regulatory Update
    Conference Call Event
    Speaking Engagements
  • Business Integrity and Risk Management in Private Equity
    18 July 2017
    Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
    Debevoise & Plimpton LLP, London
    Speaking Engagements
  • Modul 5.1 Fonds
    6 July 2017
    Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
    Master Course "Mergers & Acquisitions"
    Münster, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Fund Terms and Investment Strategies - The Latest Regulatory and Tax Considerations for Real Estate Funds
    28 June 2017
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    BVCA Real Estate Forum
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Current Fundraising Trends
    20 June 2017
    Danish Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (DVCA)
    Nordic PE Summit
    Copenhagen, Denmark
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Regulatory Framework of Debt Funds in Europe and Impact on Terms
    20 June 2017
    Private Debt Investor
    PDI Germany Forum
    Munich, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Asset Management Focus
    15 June 2017
    Thomson Reuters
    Financial Services Forum
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Investors’ Perspective
    24 May 2017
    British Private Equity and Venture Capital Association
    BVCA Women in Private Equity Forum
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Upcoming Amendments to the EuVECA Regulation and their Practical Impacts (Die anstehenden Änderungen der EuVECA-Verordnung und ihre Auswirkungen für die Praxis)
    15 May 2017
    WM-Seminare
    Current Developments in Private Equity and Venture Capital (Aktuelle Entwicklungen bei Private Equity und Venture Capital)
    Munich, Germany
    Speaker: Jin-Hyuk Jang
    Speaking Engagements
  • Co-investment 2.0
    29 March 2017
    Invest Europe
    Investors’ Forum
    Geneva, Switzerland
    Speaking Engagements
  • Trends in Fund Structuring for Nordic Funds and Investors
    8 March 2017
    Danish Private Equity and Venture Capital Association
    Nordic Fundraising Summit
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • An Anatomy of Recent SEC Enforcement Settlements
    7 March 2017
    International Bar Association
    18th Annual International Conference on Private Investment Funds
    London, UK
    Speaker: Julie M. Riewe
    Speaking Engagements
  • Key Trends Relating to Credit Funds
    6 March 2017
    International Bar Association
    18th Annual International Conference on Private Investment Funds
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Legal Perspective
    23 February 2017
    British Private Equity and Venture Capital Association
    BVCA Training: First Time Funds
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Demystifying Private Equity Funds: How They Are Structured and Why
    14 February 2017
    Cambridge University
    MCL Funds Seminar
    Cambridge, UK
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • Cybersecurity for Funds
    6 February 2017
    Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
    Cybersecurity for Funds
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Challenge of Human Rights Due Diligence in the Financial Sector
    17 January 2017
    Debevoise & Plimpton
    Human Rights Risk for Financial Institutions
    Debevoise & Plimpton, London
    Speaking Engagements
  • Anatomy of the LPA: Legal Issues and Concerns in Fund Investing
    23 December 2016
    HarbourVest Partners & Debevoise & Plimpton
    HarbourVest Learning Exchange
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Landscape of Private Equity Fund Formation
    22 November 2016
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    BVCA Nordic Forum
    London, UK
    Speaker: Sally Gibson
    Speaking Engagements
  • General Effect of Brexit and the Impact of Brexit on Private Equity
    11 November 2016
    Debevoise & Plimpton
    Brexit and Private Equity Seminar
    New York, NY
    Speaking Engagements
  • Global Best Practices in the Current Fundraising Climate
    27 October 2016
    Emerging Market Private Equity Association
    EMPEA Fundraising Masterclass
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Legal Strategies: Protecting GP Interests and Maintaining Competitive and Marketable Positioning to LPs
    27 October 2016
    EMPEA
    EMPEA Fundraising Class
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Implementation Debate: What Stage of the Investment Lifecycle has the Most Opportunity for Creating Sustainable Value?
    25 October 2016
    FT Live/Emerging Market Private Equity Association
    Sustainable Investing in Emerging Markets 2016, co-hosted by EMPEA and FT Live
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Legal Considerations – Structuring, Key Terms & LPA Negotiation
    20 October 2016
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    BVCA IR & Fundraising Course
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • EU: Solvency II and Implications for Private Investment Funds
    17 October 2016
    Bowman Gilfillan
    SAM Roundtables
    Johannesburg, South Africa
    Speaking Engagements
  • Evolving Fund Strategies
    6 October 2016
    British Private Equity and Venture Capital Association
    BVCA Summit
    London, UK
    Speaker: Sally Gibson
    Speaking Engagements
  • Multi-product Platforms
    6 October 2016
  • Brexit Aftermath: Adopting a Glass Half Full Perspective
    14 September 2016
    Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
    Bespoke Connections Corporate Presentation - Private Equity, Real Estate and Alternative Investments Meeting
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Brexit and Emerging Markets Private Capital
    28 July 2016
    Emerging Markets Private Equity Association
    EMPEA Webcasts
    Webinar
    Speaker: Sally Gibson
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Implications for Private Funds of Brexit
    29 June 2016
    Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
    Conference Call: Brexit - Private Funds Considerations
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Fund Terms and Investment Strategies – The Latest Regulatory and Tax Considerations for Real Estate Funds
    16 June 2016
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    BVCA Real Estate Forum
    London
    Speaker: Sally Gibson
    Speaking Engagements
  • Fund Restructurings
    24 May 2016
    Private Equity International
    PEI Secondaries Breakfast
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Drivers of Success and Lessons Learnt
    5 May 2016
    The British Private Equity and Venture Capital Association
    BVCA Women in Private Equity Forum
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • An Update on Recent SEC Developments including Fees and Expenses
    27 April 2016
    Infoline Conferences
    The 10th Annual Practitioners’ Forum: Private Equity, Regulation & Compliance
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • UK Tax on Carried Interest: Debt Funds
    20 April 2016
    Debevoise & Plimpton
    Tax Breakfast Seminar
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Taxation of UK Carried Interest: What Now?
    19 April 2016
    Debevoise & Plimpton
    Tax Breakfast Seminar
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • BVCA Investor Dialogue Series 2016 -- Update on European Regulation and Trends in European Fund Terms
    7-10 March 2016
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    BVCA European Private Equity Forums: The U.S. Investor Roadshow 2015
    Boston, New York, Austin & San Francisco
    Speaking Engagements
  • BVCA Investor Dialogue Series 2016 -- Update on European Regulation and Trends in European Fund Terms
    8 March 2016
    British Private Equity and Venture Capital Association
    BVCA European Private Equity Forums: The U.S. Investor Roadshow 2015
    Debevoise & Plimpton, New York
    Speaking Engagements
  • Separately Managed Accounts and Single Investor Funds – Workshop
    7 March 2016
    International Bar Association
    17th Annual International Conference on Private Investment Funds
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Regulatory Spotlight on Private Equity
    29 January 2016
    Private Equity Lawyers’ Forum
    PELF Annual Conference
    Debevoise & Plimpton, London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Tail End Solutions: It Ain’t Over Till it’s Over
    29 January 2016
    Private Equity Lawyers’ Forum
    PELF Annual Conference
    Debevoise & Plimpton, London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Practical Impact of the UK's Changes to the Taxation of Carried Interest
    14 - 15 December 2015
    Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
    Tax Breakfast Seminar
    London, UK
    Speaker: Richard Ward
    Speaking Engagements
  • Fees and Transparency
    11 December 2015
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    LP-GP Forum on Fees and Transparency
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Landscape of Private Equity Fund Formation
    1 December 2015
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    Private Equity and Venture Capital in the Nordics
    London, UK
    Speaker: Sally Gibson
    Speaking Engagements
  • Legal Considerations -- Structuring, Key Terms & LPA Negotiation
    24 November 2015
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    BVCA Investor Relations Training Course
    Debevoise & Plimpton, London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Funds Formation
    12 November 2015
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    The Evolution of Funds Formation
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Secondaries, Fund Extensions and Restructurings
    8 October 2015
    British Private Equity and Venture Capital Association
    BVCA Summit 2015
    The Landmark Hotel, London
    Speaking Engagements
  • Assessing the Benefits of Private Equity Co-investment: Are There higher Rates ofReturn Than Investing in Funds in the Current Climate?
    28 September 2015
    Euromoney
    9th Annual Leveraged Finance Conference
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Fund Terms and Investment Strategies - The Latest Regulatory and Tax Considerations for Real Estate Funds
    15 September 2015
    BVCA
    Alternative Funds Series - Real Estate Forum
    The Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, London
    Speaker: Sally Gibson
    Speaking Engagements
  • Venture Capital Fund Structure & Management
    18 June 2015
    The European Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    EVCA Academy - Foundation for Venture Capital Investment Professionals
    Stanhope Brussels, Brussels
    Speaking Engagements
  • Legal and Regulatory Issues: Dealing with Multiple Jurisdictions, Operating Environments and Shareholder Structures in Europe
    19 May 2015
    ArrowCon Partners
    Activist Investing in Europe 2015
    Waldorf Hilton, London
    Speaking Engagements
  • Equity Investments: Core Documentation
    30 April 2015
    AVCA
    AVCA Legal Agreements Training
    London
    Speaking Engagements
  • Secondaries 101: An introduction to secondary purchases and sales of PE fund interests
    16 April 2015
    Debevoise & Plimpton

    This breakfast seminar will provide a brief overview of PE secondary transactions, including:

    • a summary of the deal process from start to finish
    • typical legal documentation
    • key issues in negotiating the purchase agreement
    • key structuring and tax considerations
    • role of the GP and potential conflicts of interest
    Debevoise & Plimpton, London
    Speaking Engagements
  • Chambers & Partners GC Fund Formation
    17 March 2015
    Chambers & Partners/Debevoise & Plimpton
    Chambers & Partners GC Fund Formation
    Debevoise & Plimpton, London
    Speaking Engagements
  • Chambers & Partners Seminar: Advanced Private Equity Fund
    17 March 2015
    Chambers & Partners/Debevoise & Plimpton
    Chambers & Partners Seminar: Advanced Private Equity Fund
    Debevoise & Plimpton, London
    Speaking Engagements
  • Advanced Private Equity Fund Formation: Key Business, Legal and Tax Issues
    17 March 2015
    Chambers and Partners and Debevoise & Plimpton
    We are pleased to invite you to our next General Counsel Seminar. The event will take place on Tuesday, March 17th 2015 at 65 Gresham Street, London, EC2V 7NQ.
    Debevoise & Plimpton, London
    Speaking Engagements
  • Workshop 1: Current Terms: Private Equity Fund
    9 March 2015
    BVCA
    IBA 16th Annual International Conference on Private Investment Funds
    Intercontinental Hotel, Park Lane, London, UK
    Speaker: Jonathan Adler
    Speaking Engagements
  • Private Equity Funds
    10 February 2015
    Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
    An Introduction to Private Equity Funds: Funds 101
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Impact of the new German KAGB (Kapitalanlagegesetzbuch) on German structures and foreign structures with German client base - what to do now?
    13 June 2013 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    P&P Training GmbH (Pöllath + Partners)
    MUPET 2013

    Literaturhaus München, Salvatorplatz 1, 80333 München

    Speaker: Sally Gibson
    Speaking Engagements