Showcasing diverse talent across private equity

Europe’s longest-running event focused on diversity in private markets will be in London once again this November. Join the Women in Real Estate Forum and participate in networking and learning opportunities across the alternative investment space.

The forum will bring together institutional investors, fund managers and the surrounding industry, providing a platform for men and women of all levels to build a network within the asset class.

This year’s Women in Private Equity Forum will once again be co-located with the Women in Infrastructure, Women in Real Estate, and Women in Private Debt Forum.

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What can you expect at the Women in Private Equity Forum?

Unrivalled cross-asset class networking

This is an event like no other within the asset class for networking. Throughout the unique event there are opportunities to take part in the discussion and make real lasting connections with industry participants. Join a seated working lunch, investor-only workshop, roundtable discussions, think-tanks, mentoring sessions, and many other networking sessions.

Hear the latest trends in private equity

Several sessions will consider how private equity is performing compared to other asset classes for investors, the extent to which the democratisation of private equity is taking place, the continued growth of the secondaries market, how the increased emphasis on ESG is impacting investment strategy, fundraising in a hybrid world, and much more.

Gain crucial investor insights

Get a view across the investor spectrum from foundations, sovereign wealth funds, insurance companies and public and private pension funds. Understand what matters most to them, how private equity has compared to other asset classes in the past two years and how rising inflation and increased interest rates are impacting investment strategy.

Agenda highlights at the forum

  1. State of private equity: where to find growth in a challenging environment
  2. Democratisation: how fund managers can position themselves to take advantage of this trend
  3. Taking the private out of private equity: what regulations on reporting could mean for the industry
  4. How the private equity playbook will need to adapt with inflation and interest rates increasing
  5. Why more investors are launching permanent capital strategies
  6. Why growth is no longer a nascent strategy and how hedge funds are setting the pace
  7. Investor & manager private equity breakfast think tank


Join the Women in Private Markets Summit

The Women in Private Equity Forum is part of something much bigger. Build your network across private markets and access the networking platform to make connections, before meeting at the Summit in November. Book now to access the entire Women in Private Markets Summit and build your network throughout the year.

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Featured speakers from 2021

Testimonials from 2021

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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