Private equity symposium 2018


Private Equity Symposium 2018

29 May 2018

Our Private Equity Symposium was a great success. We discussed the following hot topics with our industry experts:

9:00 - 9:05 Welcome note

Nick Tabone, Private Equity Leader, Deloitte Luxembourg
Industry economic challenges
9:05 - 9:35 Overview of current state of private equity and macroeconomic background

William Telkes, Chief Economist, BCEE

Interviewed by Pierre Masset, Private Equity Consulting Leader, Deloitte Luxembourg
9:35 - 10:05 Latest regulatory evolution

Michael Collins, Chairman, Invest Europe

Interviewed by Nick Tabone, Private Equity Leader, Deloitte Luxembourg
New techno players… new game rules
10:05 - 10:35 Will ICO kill VC?

Stéphanie Hospital, Founder & CEO, OneRagtime
Alexander Tkachenko, Founder at

Interviewed by Sandrine Leclercq, Director, Deloitte Luxembourg
10:35 - 11:00 Coffee break
11:00 - 11:30 Will LPs still need BO fund managers tomorrow? New ways to invest in private equity?

Rajaa Mekouar, Head of Syndicate / Direct Investments, Kharis Capital

Interviewed by Dany Teillant, Private Equity Tax Leader, Deloitte Luxembourg
Lower costs and higher performance… the key to tomorrow’s success?
11:30 - 12:00 PE performance: what new strategies are LPs and GPs implementing?

Dr. Marc Wicki, Managing Director, Co-Head Structuring, Partners Group
Cristina Alcaide, Senior Vice President, PineBridge
Claudio Ghisu, Executive Director, UBS

Interviewed by Arnaud Bon, Director, Deloitte Luxembourg
12:00 - 12:10 Closing remarks

Nick Tabone, Private Equity Leader, Deloitte Luxembourg
12:10 - 14:00 Networking Lunch


Nick Tabone

Nick Tabone

Partner | Private Equity Leader

Nick is a partner within the audit department and has over 20 years' experience in this area. He has enjoyed experiences in three other international Deloitte offices. Nick has gained vast experience ... More

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