The world’s leading investment event for women in alternatives

The 11th annual Women in Private Markets Summit is returning to London on 4-5 December! Join 800+ fund managers, investors and thought leaders for two unrivalled days of networking, collaboration and knowledge sharing across alternatives.

The Summit is a platform to connect with trailblazers in private markets, share your experiences, and walk away with actionable insights to drive your success in alternatives. Join the likes of AIMCo, APG, Aware Super, Border to Coast Pensions Partnership, Development Bank of Japan, EBRD, GLIL Infrastructure, LPPI, MEAG, OTPP, Pension Insurance Corp, Phoenix Group, Railpen, Tesco Pension Investment, USS, all already registered to attend this year.

Secure your spot now to forge meaningful connections and create a diverse network that transcends borders and asset classes.

 

2023 highlights:


2024 key themes:

  • The future of London as a Global Financial Centre
  • Diversity dialogue: the role of senior leaders in driving systemic change
  • State of the union: investor sentiment in the current environment
  • Tips for success: elevating your fundraising to prosper in a challenging environment
  • Unlocking potential: how democratisation can transform private markets
  • The increased importance of value creation in the current environment
  • Secondaries in focus: how the market continues to evolve and grow
  • Investor perspectives on allocating to private market strategies

 

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What can you expect at the Summit?

Hear from industry leaders

Explore how industry leaders are driving diversity in their organisations and partnerships. Gain insider knowledge on shifting investor allocations, emerging asset class trends, the thriving secondaries market, and more. By attending the summit, you will gain a competitive edge, stay updated on pivotal industry changes and build lasting connections with visionaries.

Build your cross-asset class network

Connect with an exclusive audience of industry professionals across private equity, infrastructure, private debt, and real estate. Engage in immersive workshops, connect at networking breaks, and partake in exclusive roundtable discussions to share best practices. Elevate your network through an evening drinks reception and private breakfasts to build valuable connections and foster lasting bonds.

Meet institutional investors

Hear from leading investors eager to expand their private market footprint and leverage our extensive global investor community. Confirmed attendees include AIMCo, APG, AustralianSuper, Aware Super, Border to Coast, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, CPP Investments, Development Bank of Japan, EBRD, GLIL Infrastructure, HCOB, IMCO, LPPI, OMERS Infrastructure, Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan, Pension Insurance Corp, Phoenix Group, Railpen, Tesco Pension Investment, USS and many more.

Past attending investors include:

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2024 speakers include

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Testimonials from attendees

British Business Bank

Marilena Ioannidou, Senior Investment Manager

This was a well organised event, balancing between sessions hearing from industry leaders on topics that are currently top priority, as well as allowing time fo…

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Aquila Capital

Miryam Colombo, Client Advisor

As an associate, still at the early stage of my career and eager to learn and grow in the industry, I found it really inspiring to meet other successful women w…

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Brown Brothers Harriman

Ainun Ayub, Product Head

I enjoyed the relaxed atmosphere, the candid exchange of knowledge, and the passion that speakers and participants brought. I always leave this event feeling en…

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Our leading advisory board in 2024:

James Brocklebank

Managing Partner, Advent International

Gila Cohen

Partner, Chief Investment Officer, Vanbarton Group

Gwenola Chambon

CEO-Managing Partner, Vauban Infrastructure Partners

Sabrina Fox

Chief Executive Officer, European Leveraged Finance Association (ELFA)

Laurie Mahon

Former Vice-Chair, US Investment Banking, Global Investment Banking, CIBC Capital Markets

Teia Merring

Senior Investment Director, USS

Patricia Rodrigues Jenner

Member of Boards LGAS/AER plc and Investment Committees , GLIL Infrastructure/AIIM

Deborah Zurkow

Global Head of Investments, Allianz Global Investors

The Women in Private Markets Summit will take place on 4-5 December.

For more information on the agenda, please contact Charles Gould.

charles.g@pei.group | +44 (0) 203 879 3893

Day 1 Day 2
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Agenda

Day 1 - Wednesday 4th

08:00 - 09:00

Coffee & registration and meet and greet networking activity

Plenary
09:10 - 09:15

Chairs opening address

Laurie Mahon
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Laurie Mahon

Senior Advisor, Infrastructure Markets

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09:15 - 09:45

Keynote interview: The Future of London as a Global Financial Centre

Catherine McGuinness CBE CC
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Catherine McGuinness CBE CC

Past Chair, City of London’s Policy & Resources Committee

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09:45 - 10:25

Diversity dialogue: the role of senior leaders in driving systemic change

James Brocklebank
  • Strategies for benchmarking gender diversity progress and establishing meaningful metrics
  • How can you eliminate unconscious bias in your diversity and inclusion initiatives?
  • Exploring the impact of mentorship and sponsorship programs and what works well
  • Tips for success in private markets
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James Brocklebank

Managing Partner, Advent International

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10:25 - 11:25

State of the union: investor sentiment in the current environment

Aoifinn Devitt, Teia Merring
  • Is the environment for fundraising, deals and exits improving?
  • Sectors and strategies that have prospered in a more challenging environment
  • What new types of liquidity options are managers utilising?
  • Exploring reasons for optimism for the next year
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Aoifinn Devitt

Chief Investment Officer, London LGPS

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Teia Merring

Senior Investment Director, USS

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11:15 - 11:55

Networking Break

Specific areas for networking

Women in Infrastructure Forum
11:55 - 12:00

Opening remarks

Laurie Mahon
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Laurie Mahon

Senior Advisor, Infrastructure Markets

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12:00 - 12:40

The state of play in infrastructure: prospering in a more challenging environment

Amy Mahon, Gwenola Chambon
  • Why will infrastructure prove a safe and enticing haven for investors in a challenging investment environment?
  • What does recent consolidation mean for the asset class? Is this a sign of things to come?
  • What is the next frontier for infrastructure?

Moderator: Amy Mahon, Partner, Global Co-Head of Energy and Infrastructure, Simpson Thacher & Bartlett

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Amy Mahon

Partner, Global Co-Head of Energy and Infrastructure, Simpson Thacher

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Gwenola Chambon

CEO and Managing Partner, Vauban Infrastructure Partners

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12:40 - 13:15

Exploring the potential and roadblocks in digital infrastructure investments

Anaïs Triboulet
  • How digital infrastructure is faring in the high inflation and interest rates era
  • Navigating the roadmap for sustainable digital infrastructure
  • What’s next for digital infrastructure?
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Anaïs Triboulet

Director, DC Advisory

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Women in Private Equity Forum
11:55 - 12:00

Opening remarks

12:00 - 12:40

The state of play in private equity: finding opportunities in today’s market

Mirja Lehmler-Brown, Rhonda Ryan, Joe Topley
  • Identifying emerging sectors and geographic regions with promising growth potential
  • How are managers leveraging technology and data analytics to drive returns?
  • Discussion around market innovations that managers are employing
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Mirja Lehmler-Brown

Partner, Hayfin

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Rhonda Ryan

Partner, Head of European Private Equity, Mercer

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Joe Topley

Chief Executive Officer, GBL Capital

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12:40 - 13:15

Exploring deal dynamics in the European PE market

Gemma Roberts, Helene Schutrumpf
  • Are valuations still too high?
  • Evaluating whether dealmaking activities are showing signs of recovery
  • Identifying hotspots and areas of opportunity

Moderator: Gemma Roberts, Partner, Co-Chair London Office, Goodwin

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Gemma Roberts

Partner, Co-Chair London Office, Goodwin

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Helene Schutrumpf

Director of IR and Fundraising, AURELIUS

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Women in Real Estate Forum
11:55 - 12:00

Opening remarks

Gila Cohen
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Gila Cohen

Partner, Chief Investment Officer, Vanbarton Group

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12:00 - 12:40

The state of play in real estate: outlining the top strategic priorities in today’s market

Isabel Berger, Jenny Hammarlund
  • How to tackle the 2-trillion wall in global real estate debt
  • Finding opportunities amid a profound shift in the real estate landscape
  • Assessing the most attractive markets and investment strategies in Europe and beyond

Moderator: Isabel Berger, Partner, Gibson Dunn

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Isabel Berger

Partner, Gibson Dunn

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Jenny Hammarlund

Senior Managing Director, at OTPP RE Europe

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12:40 - 13:15

Investing in alternative real estate strategies including data centres, healthcare, student housing and more

Lisa Feifer, Anne Gales, Ami Kotecha, Roxana Mohammadian-Molina
  • What is driving increased investor interest in non-traditional sectors?
  • Understanding the unique risks associated with investing in alternative real estate strategies and how investors mitigate them
  • Identifying operational considerations and potential value creation opportunities within alternative sectors
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Lisa Feifer

Head of Investor Relations, Civitas Investment Management

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Anne Gales

Co-Founder, Threadmark

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Ami Kotecha

Co-Founder & President, Amro Partners

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Roxana Mohammadian-Molina

Chief Strategy Officer, Blend

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Women in Private Debt Forum
11:55 - 12:00

Opening remarks

12:00 - 12:40

The state of play in private debt: Evaluating the through-the-cycle value of the asset class

Jennifer Hartviksen, Christine Vanden Beukel
  • Where are we now in the cycle?
  • With the higher rates what is the impact on borrower appetite- is there enough dealflow?
  • How long will the “golden era” of private credit continue?
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Jennifer Hartviksen

Managing Director, Head of Global Credit, Investment Management Corporation of Ontario (IMCO)

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Christine Vanden Beukel

Managing Director, Crescent Credit Europe

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12:40 - 13:15

Opportunities for investors in real asset debt

Shivani Goolab, Fiona Treble
  • Is the macro environment pushing investors to diversify their allocation into private infrastructure and real estate credit which has a lower correlation and different cycle?
  • What comparative advantages does the private real estate debt market present in contrast to other sectors of corporate credit investment?
  • How are managers navigating regulatory frameworks and pressures?
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Shivani Goolab

Director, Investec Real Estate

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Fiona Treble

Managing Director, Global Head of Membership, AIMA

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13:15 - 14:15

Lunch

Women in Infrastructure Forum
14:15 - 14:50

Investor perspectives on the infrastructure asset class

Alena Antonava, Aurelie Hariton-Fardad, Katya Romashkan, Isil Tanriverdi Versmissen
  • Exploring the demand for more complex structure deals
  • How infrastructure investors plan to tackle the tailwinds from the increase in interest rates
  • Looking into a crystal ball: the future for investor-manager relationships
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Alena Antonava

Investment Manager, Railpen

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Aurelie Hariton-Fardad

Managing Director, Head of EMEA Portfolio Management Private Credit, MetLife Investment Management

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Katya Romashkan

Aware Super Portfolio Manager - Infrastructure, Aware Super

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Isil Tanriverdi Versmissen

Head of Infrastructure Debt Transactions, MEAG

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14:50 - 15:25

The Infrastructure landscape in 2025 and beyond

Alice Brogi
  • Why is there an abundance of optimism for growth in infrastructure currently?
  • Increasing diversification of infrastructure asset types
  • Assessing where the boundaries will be pushed to next in infrastructure
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Alice Brogi

Partner, Gibson Dunn

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15:25 - 15:50

Coffee break

15:50 - 16:10

Analysing the emerging stars: Hydrogen, batteries, and EV charging in the age of sustainable investing

Patricia Rodrigues Jenner
  • Established infrastructure or optimistic/value-add? How to correctly define the energy subsectors
  • The role the subsectors play to enable the energy transition
  • Exploring the sustainability of batteries and EV charging
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Patricia Rodrigues Jenner

Member of Infrastructure Investment Committees, UK GLIL & Africa’s AIIM

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16:10 - 16:30

Infrastructure Case Study

16:30 - 17:05

The continuing strength of infrastructure debt

Aurelie Hariton-Fardad
  • Identifying strategies for effectively managing risk and liquidity in today’s environment
  • Investigating if infrastructure debt will continue to outperform alternative credit strategies
  • What the future holds for investors and borrowers
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Aurelie Hariton-Fardad

Managing Director, Head of EMEA Portfolio Management Private Credit, MetLife Investment Management

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17:05 - 17:45

Infrastructure Think Tank over drinks

Women in Private Equity Forum
14:15 - 14:50

Investor Panel: Allocating to private equity during uncertain times

Nathalie Chollet, Rachel Farrell, Cari Lodge, Jenny Newmarch
  • Strategies for mitigating risk and optimizing returns in volatile market conditions
  • How are investors dealing with overallocation issues, rising interest rates and other challenges?
  • Investor views on innovations managers are implementing
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Nathalie Chollet

Head of Circular Economy & Industrial Resilience | Equity Investments, European Investment Fund

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Rachel Farrell

Director of Public and Private Markets, Nest Pensions

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Cari Lodge

Cari Lodge

Managing Director, CF Private Equity

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Jenny Newmarch

Head of Private Equity, Aware Super

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14:50 - 15:25

Navigating the rise of healthcare investing in private equity

Katie Beckingham, Tara Bishop, Rafaèle Tordjman
  • Is healthcare still primarily a place for specialist investors? What’s needed to attract larger pools of capital?
  • Which sub-sectors of healthcare are proving most resilient to market turbulence?
  • How are investors setting themselves up for success in a complex sector?
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Katie Beckingham

Director, August Equity

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Tara Bishop

Founder, Black Opal Ventures

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Rafaèle Tordjman

Founder & CEO, JEITO Capital

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15:25 - 15:50

Coffee break

15:50 - 16:10

Integrating ESG with value creation

Ruth Knox, Elena Mariotti
  • How do sustainability strategies increase profitability and sell-on value
  • To what extent does implementing sustainability increase resilience?
  • Case studies from real PE investments

Moderator: Ruth Knox, Partner, Corporate Department, Paul Hastings

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Ruth Knox

Partner, Corporate Department, Paul Hastings

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Elena Mariotti

Managing Director – Head of ESG Stewardship, Cerberus Capital Management

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16:10 - 16:30

Private Equity AI Case Study

16:30 - 17:05

Growth and Venture in Europe

Jan Rutherford, Gayatri Sarkar
  • Discussing the various exit strategies available to European venture & growth
  • Analysing the latest funding trends in European startups,
  • Assessing the regulatory environment for venture capital and growth-stage investments in Europe and its implications for investors
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Jan Rutherford

Partner, Scottish Equity Partners

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Gayatri Sarkar

Founder & CEO, Advaita Capital

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17:05 - 17:45

Private Equity Think Tank over drinks

Women in Real Estate Forum
14:15 - 14:50

Investors views on investment opportunities in Europe

Anne Koeman-Sharapova
  • What macro and geopolitical factors are impacting the decisions of asset allocators?
  • Assessing the attractiveness of various real estate strategies to investors
  • Strategies and considerations for LPs to navigate uncertainty and volatility in the European real estate market
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Anne Koeman-Sharapova

Head of Europe Real Estate Investment, Mercer

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14:50 - 15:25

Unlocking opportunities: exploring the landscape of real estate debt

Laurine Amiel, Wendy Cai-Lee, Prabby Mann
  • To what extent is this a golden era for real estate debt?
  • The rise of the insurance lender in large property markets and the implications for borrowers and lenders
  • Strategic opportunities and challenges for investors and lenders
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Laurine Amiel

Investment Director, Private Credit, AustralianSuper

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Wendy Cai-Lee

CEO & Founder, Piermont Bank

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Prabby Mann

Head of Real Estate, Phoenix Group

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03:25 - 15:50

Coffee break

15:50 - 16:10

Decarbonising real estate: driving better long-term financial performance with sustainability initiatives

Hala El Akl
  • How sustainability initiatives can lead to cost savings, increased property value, and improved return on investment
  • Understanding the impact of evolving environmental regulations and building codes on real estate portfolios
  • Exploring innovative technologies and strategies for decarbonising real estate portfolios
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Hala El Akl

Vice President of Sustainable Investing and Operations, Oxford Properties Group

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16:10 - 16:30

Real Estate Case Impact Study

16:30 - 17:05

Prospering in a more challenging environment for logistics and industrials

17:05 - 17:45

Real Estate Think Tank over drinks

Women in Private Debt Forum
14:15 - 14:50

Asset allocation, fundraising and managing liquidity

Christine Farquhar, Nemashe Sivayogan, Dalit Nuttall
  • Which strategies are LPs favouring in an inflationary climate?
  • How is lack of liquidity impacting direct lenders’ fundraising efforts?
  • How is liquidity impacting portfolio construction and investment decisions?
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Christine Farquhar

CEO of UK and Europe, Cambridge Associates

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Nemashe Sivayogan

Head of Treasury and Pensions, London Borough of Merton

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Dalit Nuttall

Dalit Nuttall

Principal, West Valley Capital

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14:50 - 15:25

The workings of multi lender unitranche club deals

Kristina Matthews
  • How do terms and pricing look for unitranche deals in contrast to syndicated debt?
  • How to avoid lender to lender disputes
  • Pros and cons of sole lenders vs club deals
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Kristina Matthews

Partner, Falcon Investments

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15:25 - 15:50

Coffee break

15:50 - 16:10

Generating upside from sustainability in private debt

Sabrina Fox
  • What are managers doing to create value in their portfolios?
  • Does ESG-compliant private debt strategies result in an increased credit quality within the portfolio?
  • Should all investments be structured as sustainability linked loans or is it not always suitable for the borrower?
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Sabrina Fox

CEO, European Leveraged Finance Association (ELFA)

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16:10 - 16:30

Private Debt Case Study

16:30 - 17:05

Is specialty finance ripe with opportunity?

17:05 - 17:45

Private Debt Think Tank over drinks

17:45 - 19:15

Close of conference followed by cocktail reception

Agenda

Day 2 - Thursday 5th

07:30 - 09:00

Coffee & registration

08:00 - 09:00

Breakfast Networking Sessions

6 concurrent networking Workshops

Plenary
09:05 - 09:10

Chairperson’s Opening Remarks

09:10 - 09:45

The increased importance of value creation in the current environment

  • Considering strategies for value creation in different segments of private markets
  • How value creation has changed with higher cost of capital, less transactions, and longer hold periods
  • To what extent can AI play a part in value creation and what are funds already doing?
  • Case studies of value creation successes in the past 2 years
09:45 - 09:55

PEI Data Presentation

09:55 - 10:35

Tips for success: elevating your fundraising to prosper in a challenging environment

Daria Litvinova
  • Overcoming challenges in fundraising in the current landscape
  • Building effective and resilient fundraising strategies
  • Investor perspectives: understanding expectations and building lasting relationships
  • Exploring new approaches and technologies for private equity success
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Daria Litvinova

Partner, Head of Investor Relations, Vauban Infrastructure Partners

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10:35 - 11:10

Coffee & networking

With themed networking

Plenary
11:10 - 11:45

Secondaries in focus: how the market continues to evolve and grow

Valérie Handal
  • Analysing the evolving landscape of buyer fees and terms in continuation funds
  • Getting LPs comfortably with innovative strategies being employed
  • How are the secondary markets in real assets evolving?
  • Assessing the true indicators of market health beyond record-breaking fundraises
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Valérie Handal

Managing Director, HarbourVest Partners

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11:45 - 12:20

Unlocking potential: how democratisation can transform private markets

  • To what extent are new investors already reshaping the investment landscape?
  • Strategies for managers to leverage the influx of new investors and navigate evolving market dynamics
  • Assessing the role of regulatory reforms in expanding access and fostering investor confidence
  • Exploring the emergence of innovative structures such as long-term asset funds
12:20 - 13:00

Private Markets Investment Committee

Irina Frolova-Vernède

Three hand-picked fund managers will present investment case studies in this exclusive, data-driven and interactive format. Hosted by two experts, you’ll have the chance to ask questions, share your thoughts and vote on the transactions in our very own investment committee.

 

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Irina Frolova-Vernède

Professional Non-Executive Director and Chair, Independent

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13:00 - 13:45

Lunch and room set

Sponsored opportunity

  • Future leaders’ lunch
  • Senior leaders’ lunch
Workshops
13:45 - 14:45

6 concurrent networking Workshops

14:45 - 16:30

Future Leaders Session

Build your network across private markets

Join 700+ attendees this December and connect with institutional investors, fund managers, as well as the wider private markets community for two days of networking, insight sharing, and collaboration. This year’s summit will once again be co-located with the Women in Private Equity, Infrastructure, Real Estate and Private Debt Forums. Attendees will have access to all four forums.

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The in-person networking experience

Cross-asset class network

Learn from and meet with practitioners from across private markets with an agenda covering all the topics impacting alternatives. Networking breaks take place together and delegates can move freely between individual forums.

Build valuable connections

The agenda is curated to enhance networking opportunities with small group discussions. There will be interactive working groups, breakfast think tanks, roundtable discussions, cocktail receptions and a seated networking lunch.

Meet global investors

Attendees in 2023 included over 100 investors from Japan Post Bank, GIC, Border to Coast Pensions Partnership, Pension Protection Fund, Allstate Investment, Greater Manchester Pension Fund, NYSNA Pension Plan and Benefits Fund and many more.

Previous attendees included

Actis
AllianzGI
Allstate Investments
Alte Leipziger Hallesche Versicherung 
Apollo Global Management
Apollo Management International
AustralianSuper
Aztec Group
B Capital Partners
BDT & Company International
BlackRock
Blue Owl Capital
Border to Coast Pensions Partnership 
CPPIB
Catalyst Fund
CBRE Global Investors
CDC Group
Cebile Capital
Curzon
Desjardins Pension Group
EBRD
Equiem
Europa Capital
European Investment Fund
Fuel Venture Capital
Gatewood Capital Partners
Generate Capital Inc
GIC Private Markets
GLIL Infrastructure
Greater Manchester Pension Fund
IMCO
Japan Post Bank
JLL Hotels & Hospitality
KKR
Level 20
Lexington Partners
Local Pensions Partnership
Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance
Massmutual
MEAG
Mercer Alternatives
MetLife Investments
Pension Protection Fund
PGGM Infrastructure Fund 
Polar Structure
Précis Capital Partners
Prologis
Prudential Staff Pension Fund
PSP Investments
RNIB Royal National Institute for the Blind
Siris Capital Partners
StepStone Group
Sunsuper
United Nations Joint Staff Pension Fund
USS Investment Management
Vanderbilt University
Whitehelm Capital
Wimmer Family Office

Testimonials from attendees

British Business Bank

Marilena Ioannidou, Senior Investment Manager

This was a well organised event, balancing between sessions hearing from industry leaders on topics that are currently top priority, as well as allowing time fo…

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Aquila Capital

Miryam Colombo, Client Advisor

As an associate, still at the early stage of my career and eager to learn and grow in the industry, I found it really inspiring to meet other successful women w…

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Brown Brothers Harriman

Ainun Ayub, Product Head

I enjoyed the relaxed atmosphere, the candid exchange of knowledge, and the passion that speakers and participants brought. I always leave this event feeling en…

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For more information on speaking in 2024, please contact Charles Gould.

charles.g@pei.group | +44 (0) 203 879 3893

2024 speaker line-up

Laurine Amiel

Investment Director, Private Credit, AustralianSuper

Alena Antonava

Investment Manager, Railpen

Katie Beckingham

Director, August Equity

Isabel Berger

Partner, Gibson Dunn

Tara Bishop

Founder, Black Opal Ventures

James Brocklebank

Managing Partner, Advent International

Alice Brogi

Partner, Gibson Dunn

Wendy Cai-Lee

CEO & Founder, Piermont Bank

Gwenola Chambon

CEO and Managing Partner, Vauban Infrastructure Partners

Nathalie Chollet

Head of Circular Economy & Industrial Resilience | Equity Investments, European Investment Fund

Gila Cohen

Partner, Chief Investment Officer, Vanbarton Group

Aoifinn Devitt

Chief Investment Officer, London LGPS

Hala El Akl

Vice President of Sustainable Investing and Operations, Oxford Properties Group

Christine Farquhar

CEO of UK and Europe, Cambridge Associates

Rachel Farrell

Director of Public and Private Markets, Nest Pensions

Lisa Feifer

Head of Investor Relations, Civitas Investment Management

Sabrina Fox

CEO, European Leveraged Finance Association (ELFA)

Irina Frolova-Vernède

Professional Non-Executive Director and Chair, Independent

Anne Gales

Co-Founder, Threadmark

Shivani Goolab

Director, Investec Real Estate

Jenny Hammarlund

EVP Investments and Head of Europe, Cadillac Fairview Europe

Valérie Handal

Managing Director, HarbourVest Partners

Aurelie Hariton-Fardad

Managing Director, Head of EMEA Portfolio Management Private Credit, MetLife Investment Management

Jennifer Hartviksen

Managing Director, Head of Global Credit, Investment Management Corporation of Ontario (IMCO)

Ruth Knox

Partner, Corporate Department, Paul Hastings

Anne Koeman-Sharapova

Head of Europe Real Estate Investment, Mercer, Mercer

Ami Kotecha

Co-Founder & President, Amro Partners

Daria Litvinova

Partner, Head of Investor Relations, Vauban Infrastructure Partners

Cari Lodge

Cari Lodge

Managing Director, CF Private Equity

Laurie Mahon

Senior Advisor, Infrastructure Markets

Amy Mahon

Partner, Global Co-Head of Energy and Infrastructure, Simpson Thacher

Prabby Mann

Head of Real Estate, Phoenix Group

Elena Mariotti

Managing Director – Head of ESG Stewardship, Cerberus Capital Management

Kristina Matthews

Partner, Falcon Investments

Catherine McGuinness CBE CC

Past Chair, City of London’s Policy & Resources Committee

Teia Merring

Senior Investment Director, USS

Roxana Mohammadian-Molina

Chief Strategy Officer, Blend

Dalit Nuttall

Dalit Nuttall

Principal, West Valley Capital

Jenny Newmarch

Head of Private Equity, Aware Super

Joanna Reiss

Partner and Co-lead of Impact - Private Equity, Apollo Global Management

Gemma Roberts

Partner, Co-Chair London Office, Goodwin

Patricia Rodrigues Jenner

Member of Infrastructure Investment Committees, UK GLIL & Africa’s AIIM

Katya Romashkan

Aware Super Portfolio Manager - Infrastructure, Aware Super

Jan Rutherford

Partner, Scottish Equity Partners

Rhonda Ryan

Partner, Head of European Private Equity, Mercer

Gayatri Sarkar

Founder & CEO, Advaita Capital

Helene Schutrumpf

Director of IR and Fundraising, AURELIUS

Nemashe Sivayogan

Head of Treasury and Pensions, London Borough of Merton

Isil Tanriverdi Versmissen

Head of Infrastructure Debt Transactions, MEAG

Joe Topley

Chief Executive Officer, GBL Capital

Rafaèle Tordjman

Founder & CEO, JEITO Capital

Fiona Treble

Managing Director, Global Head of Membership, AIMA

Anaïs Triboulet

Director, DC Advisory

Christine Vanden Beukel

Managing Director, Crescent Credit Europe

Sponsorship opportunities

Don’t miss the opportunity to:

  • Elevate your company’s profile within global private markets and become synonymous with placing diversity and inclusion at the forefront of your strategy to achieve strong commercial performance.
  • Strategically raise your brands visibility amongst competitors as a thought leader, pioneering the diversity and inclusion agenda forward.
  • Showcase women in leadership roles within your business and be recognised as a global thought leader and driver for diversity and inclusion.

For more information on available sponsorship opportunities please contact Chris Wagland at chris.w@pei.group or call +44 (0) 0207 566 5475

2024 Sponsors

Institutional Investors at the Women in Private Markets Summit 2024

The Women in Private Markets Summit is the largest meeting place for institutional and private investors, and other members across alternative asset classes. Take advantage of this unique opportunity to connect with over 175+ institutional investors from across private markets.

Discover the latest investment opportunities in private equity, private debt, infrastructure, and real estate and hear how your peers are addressing the latest challenges in the market.

There are a limited number of complimentary places available for qualified institutional investors.

Hear from leading investors across private markets:

What to expect at the Summit?

Network with your peers

Enrich your network, build lasting relationships, and exchange valuable perspectives with your investor peers through investor-only breakfasts, networking breaks, lunches and much more.

Gain expert insights

Hear from our industry-leading speaker line-up, discover the latest trends and stay aligned with future innovations in the market.

Explore opportunities

Discover remarkable investment opportunities in emerging sectors including Private Equity, Real Estate, Private Debt, and Infrastructure.

Meet with the best and brightest funds

Connect and arrange one-to-one meetings with the biggest influencers in alternative asset classes.

Connect with active investors

AIMCo
Allianz Capital Partners
Australian Super
BCI
Border to Coast Pensions Partnership
British Business Bank
Canada Pension Plan Investment Board
CDC Group
CPPIB
DAO Family
Desjardins Pension Group
EBRD
European Investment Fund
Fluid Ice
Greater Manchester Pension Fund
IMCO
Japan Post Bank
Lalia Capital
Legal & General
Local Pensions Partnership
Marcena Capital
MassMutual
MEAG
NYSNA Pension Plan and Benefits fund
Orix Life Insurance Corporation
Oxford University Endowment Management
Pension Insurance Corporation
Pension Protection Fund
PSP Investments
Redington
Royal National Institute for the Blind
Signal Iduna Asset Management
Stable Asset Management
Sunsuper
UNIQA Capital Markets
United Nations Joint Staff Pension Fund
USS Investment Management
Vanderbilt University
Wafra
Wimmer Family Office
Wisayah Global Investment

Apply for a complimentary institutional investor pass

A limited number of complimentary passes are available for eligible allocators and institutional investors to join the event.

Complimentary investor passes are limited to foundations, endowments, trusts, insurance companies, single family offices, sovereign wealth funds and pension funds who are actively making fund commitments and do not engage in third-party fundraising activities or collect fees for advisory/consulting services.

Apply for a pass and a member of our team will follow up with you to secure your pass.

Apply for a complimentary pass


Pre-Event Resources

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2024 Agenda

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2024 Event Guide

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Investor Brochure

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Past attendees

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Sponsorship Brochure

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