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Introduction to Private Equity Level 1

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Course Location

McDermott Will & Emery,
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Course Date

22 May 2018 - 23 May 2018

Course Price

1295.00 GBP (ex. VAT) - Member
2595.00 GBP (ex. VAT) - Non-member

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Course overview

This two-day course will enable participants to be more effective in their jobs by improving their understanding of the private equity and venture capital industry, the roles of all of the players and how their work contributes to the success of the business. It will help clarify terminology and includes reviews of the structure of funds, the investment process, how returns are generated, financing structure, fund reporting and administration.


Key topics include
  • What is private equity?
  • Funds and returns
  • The investment process
  • Structuring and pricing a buyout
  • Funds administration reporting to investors and more


What will delegates take away?
  • An understanding of the lifecycle of a deal, including case studies
  • A breakdown of industry jargon
  • An opportunity to make industry contacts


Course Director

Heather Lightbody

Heather Lightbody specialises in training with a focus on private equity, valuation and M&A. She has both a professional and personal interest in private equity, analysing PE purchases and exits and their impact on the broader corporate finance market. Heather worked with Esso Petroleum for five years in a range of finance functions. After completing an MBA at London Business School in 1985 Heather was an M&A consultant for five years. She worked for Yamaichi International for seven years in M&A, Eastern Europe coverage, debt and equity capital markets, and was appointed Executive Director in 1994. Heather joined DC Gardner Training in 1998 and was Managing Director from 1999 to 2004.

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Course testimonial



"The course director was exceptional - she certainly knows her stuff! She was very good at communicating her knowledge and experience to all levels of understanding. I would highly recommend."

British Business Bank attendee, May 2018


Further information

COURSE FREQUENCY

Four times a year

ALTERNATIVE DATE

March, May, September and November

AUDIENCE

PAs, IT staff, marketing and other support staff working in private equity and venture capital funds, and professionals in organisations that support private equity funds.

GROUP SIZE

20 - 24 PEOPLE

COURSE DIRECTOR

Heather Lightbody

CPD

12.0000

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Further information

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 +44 (0)20 7492 0400

 training@bvca.co.uk