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Rod James is a reporter with Secondaries Investor and also contributes to sister title PrivateEquityInternational.com. He is based in the London office. Prior to PEI, his roles included a stint as a freelancer covering fintech and transaction banking, CEEMEA capital markets reporter with EMEA Finance magazine, and editor of the Latin American political and economic risk team at IHS Global Insight.
Sev Vettivetpillai, former managing partner at Abraaj
The former managing partner and head of impact appeared by video-link at Westminster Magistrates Court on fraud charges brought by the US government.
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A timeline shows what Abraaj and founder Arif Naqvi are alleged to have done regarding the misappropriation of capital from its 2015-vintage Growth Markets Health Fund, according to the US regulator's complaint.
The placement agent and advisory firm is among the first to announce a new office opening as part of its Brexit contingency plans.
The firm, formed by two former Coller Capital partners, has also hired a director away from the secondaries specialist.
The Senior Managers and Certification Regime will revamp the structure and culture of private equity firms in many ways, valuations being one
The Senior Managers and Certification Regime will revamp the structure and culture of private equity firms in many ways, valuations being one
Around 18% of buyout funds of vintage 2005-08 are at or near their hurdle rate, many of which will not provide any more distributions to LPs.
HarbourVest Partners Ireland Limited, which will accommodate investment managers and other functions, is awaiting approval from the Irish regulator.
David Enriquez, the $65bn pension's co-head of private equity, says the market needs to differentiate between types of process and their purpose.
Supervision by different regulatory authorities was one reason for the change.
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