Practica Capital wins Rising Star Award of Best Central and Eastern European Private Equity Fund

For the second year in a row Practica Capital wins Rising Star Award of Best Central and Eastern European & Russian Private Equity Fund at 2017 Private Equity Exchange & Awards in Paris. We are very pleased to be recognised by the European PE&VC community.

The 16th edition of the Private Equity Exchange & Awards was held in Paris on November 30, 2017. 1,200 participants – Limited Partners, Private Equity Funds and Corporate Executives – gathered for this major Pan-European summit on private equity and restructuring followed by a high-class evening ceremony rewarding the best performers among LBO Funds, Limited Partners and Management Teams.

80 outstanding speakers from all over Europe shared their expertise through interactive round-tables and keynote speeches in three main tracks: International LBO & Fundraising; LBO & Management; Underperformance, Restructuring & Private Equity. Experts included:

  • Thomas Frei, Partner Private Equity, Head of Investment Solutions, Unigestion
  • Alessandro Benetton, Founding Managing Partner, 21 Partners
  • Hélène Bourbouloux, Receiver, FHB
  • Michel Paris, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, PAI Partners
  • Thomas McComb, Managing Director, J.P. Morgan Asset Management

The Private Equity Exchange & Awards promoted targeted networking opportunities in several ways. The Business lunch allowed participants to develop their network and meet participants with diverse profiles. Thanks to the exclusive One-to-One Meetings, participants benefited from a targeted networking planning their meetings ahead of the event through a dedicated online platform.

The gala dinner followed by the Awards Ceremony was the crowning achievement of the event, rewarding the best Private Equity players – LBO, Venture and Growth Capital Funds, Limited Partners and Management Teams – on the long run. 80 jury members, top Limited Partners and Asset Management professionals, committed themselves to assess the application forms submitted by carefully preselected nominees. Laureates were rewarded on stage in front of 450 private equity players.

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