The BVCA's flagship digital Foundation course delivers the vital knowledge and skills you need to excel as a private equity or venture capital fund manager in high performing deal teams. Led by some of the industry's most respected practitioners, you will develop your ability to make more informed investments and manage a portfolio, all whilst building lasting connections with peers.
The course utilises the zoom platform to offer multiple networking opportunities, building strong relationships with peers from other private equity and venture capital firms throughout the course:
Jon works alongside investment teams to support operational value creation within investee companies. He shares best practice across the portfolio supporting management teams as they develop growth strategies and helps them monitor performance.
After gaining a degree in Molecular Biology & Biochemistry at Durham University, Jon qualified as a chartered accountant with PwC and held roles within the Training, Transaction Services and Consulting teams. During this time, Jon designed and rolled out PwC’s inaugural Due Diligence Training Programme across Europe in 1997.
Session 1 (25 May): Introduction to the course and Due Diligence
Session 2 (27 May): Structuring 1 - Overview
Session 3 (1 June): Structuring 2 - Early Stage
Session 4 (2 June): Structuring 3 - Growth Capital
Session 5 (8 June): MBOs
Session 6 (10 June): Restructuring
Session 7 (14 June): Portfolio 1
Session 8 (15 June): Portfolio 2
Session 9 (21 June): Management and Executive Performance
Session 10 (25 June): Exits and Wrap Up
"A fantastic course and one of the best I have attended. Across the board the content was engaging and useful, the speakers were first rate."
Aaron Lawson-Clark, NVM PE LLP
"I had high expectations and they were exceeded - thank you!"
Toby Fitzherbert, ECI Partners
"Really impressed by the course director, Jon, he has some great experience; very passionate about this which very much showed."
Dominika Kowalska, CVC
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