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PRINCIPAL SPONSOR

EY

Private equity firms, portfolio companies and investment funds face complex challenges. They are under pressure to deploy capital amid geopolitical uncertainty, increased competition, higher valuations and rising stakeholder expectations. Successful deals depend on the ability to move faster, drive rapid and strategic growth and create greater value throughout the transaction lifecycle. EY taps its global network to help source deal opportunities and combines deep sector insights with the proven, innovative strategies that have guided the world’s fastest growing companies. Our clients discover powerful new ways to create unexpected paths to value – generating positive economic benefits for both investors and society. That’s the power of positive equity.

ASSOCIATE SPONSORS

Aon

Aon M&A and Transaction Solutions is a global team of diverse experts fiercely focused on driving the greatest return, while minimising risk for every deal. Our client promise is to secure investments and enhance returns. For this reason, our clients not only rely on our due diligence knowhow, but also benefit from our expertise as the leading broker of core M&A insurance solutions such as Warranty & Indemnity and Tax Liability insurances.

Aon's M&A Solutions:

• Risk & Insurance Due Diligence
• Risk Mitigation Strategies
• Human Capital Diligence
• Cyber Diligence
• Transaction Liability Solutions
• Intellectual Property Solutions
• Private Equity Portfolio Solutions

Clifford Chance

Clifford Chance is one of the world's pre-eminent law firms. Its market-leading fund formation practice spans Europe, the US, Asia and the Middle East. Combining depth and breadth, the team includes fundraising, tax and regulatory specialists as well as transactional experts in M&A, finance, infrastructure and real estate.

Rede Partners

Rede Partners is a leading independent fundraising advisor to the private equity industry, which since inception in 2011 has advised on primary fundraisings and secondaries aggregating over €12 billion for its clients. With a well-resourced 35 person team based in London and New York, Rede’s differentiated approach combines focus, a comprehensive service offering across the entire spectrum of investor-facing activities, and a long term business development perspective.

S&P Global Market Intelligence

At S&P Global Market Intelligence, we know that not all information is important—some of it is vital. We integrate financial and industry data, research and news into tools that help track performance, generate alpha, identify investment ideas, understand competitive and industry dynamics, perform valuation, and assess credit risk. Investment professionals, government agencies, corporations, and universities globally can gain the intelligence essential to making business and financial decisions with conviction.

BREAKOUT SPONSORS

Debevoise & Plimpton

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is one of the world’s leading providers of legal services to private equity firms and their investment funds, portfolio companies and individual partners. Our private equity practice now calls on over 200 lawyers worldwide to provide “one-stop shopping” for all aspects of our private equity clients’ businesses.

eFront

eFront pioneers technology in alternative investments to help alternative investment professionals achieve superior performance. With more than 850 Limited Partner, General Partner and Asset Servicer clients in 48 countries, eFront is the leading technology partner to alternative investment professionals. eFront is the only solution suite addressing all the needs of alternative investment professionals end-to-end: fundraising, portfolio construction, due-diligence, deal-flow, portfolio monitoring, positions tracking, investor reporting, accounting, operations management, General Ledger, Private Market data, benchmarking and advanced analytics (Value at risk, cash flow forecasting, risk management). For more information, please visit eFront.com.

Ramboll

Ramboll is a global market leader in environmental, health & safety and ESG due diligence, supporting hundreds of M&A transactions each year. We have a thirty-year track record of supporting deals around the world, across multitude of sectors, which is demonstrated on our Mergermarket profile. Our 2,700 environment & health specialists worldwide have access to 15,000 colleagues in complementary disciplines. We understand both the traditional risks to transactions such as contaminated land, regulatory compliance and the new material areas around carbon, product safety, sustainability and climate change. We support clients on development of ESG strategies and add value to investments through the development of commercially justifiable business improvements.

RBS International

RBS International provide banking services to the alternative investment funds industry, building long-term, collaborative partnerships with fund managers and administrators, investment advisors and other service providers. We take a consultative approach, applying sector insight to tailor solutions to your needs. The strategic and executional capabilities of our people are complemented by eQ, our multicurrency online banking solution. Find out more at www.rbsinternational.com/fundsbanking

Travers Smith

Travers Smith is an international law firm, which acts for publicly-listed and private companies, financial institutions and private equity clients, as well as other business enterprises involved in large and complex UK and cross-border matters, transactions and disputes.

The firm’s business comprises the following main practice areas: Commercial, IP & Technology, Competition, Corporate Finance and M&A, Dispute Resolution, Incentives & Remuneration, Employment, Environment & Operational Risk, Finance & Restructuring, Financial Services & Markets, Investment Funds, Pensions, Private Equity and Financial Sponsors, Real Estate, Regulatory Investigations and Tax.

WE ARE GUERNSEY

Guernsey has developed significant expertise in private equity over the past 50 years and is currently home to £120 billion of PE funds. Guernsey Finance promotes and supports Guernsey’s funds sector, alongside the rest of a broad finance industry in the island.

HOSPITALITY & ROUNDTABLE SPONSORS

CFO/COO LUNCH

SANNE

CFO/COO LUNCH

SANNE is a leading global providers of alternative asset and corporate administration services. The firm has been established for over 30 years and employs in excess of 1,400 people around the world. SANNE is a FTSE 250 company listed on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange.

Our alternative asset product specialist services include Private Equity, Real Estate, Hedge, Private Debt & Capital Markets, AIFM & Depositary services and Agency services across the Americas, EMEA and Asia-Pacific, with assets under administration in excess of £215 billion. SANNE’s global private equity and private debt offering covers the entire spectrum of strategies managed by our clients, including expert carried interest plan administration.

COFFEE STATION

Jersey Finance

COFFEE STATION

Jersey Finance, a non-profit organisation formed in 2001, promotes and develops Jersey as an international finance centre of excellence. It communicates the many factors that make Jersey a leading international finance centre. It also actively represents Jersey’s finance industry’s needs and concerns with regards to legislation, regulation and other key areas of innovation that can enhance Jersey’s product offering.

LP SEMINAR & LP-GP DINNER

Reed Smith

LP SEMINAR & LP-GP DINNER

Reed Smith is a global relationship law firm with more than 1,700 lawyers in 28 offices throughout Europe, the Middle East, Asia and the United States.

Our private equity team is a market-leading global practice with more than 100 lawyers, providing comprehensive solutions and exceptional service throughout the private equity lifecycle.

LP-GP DINNER

RBC Investor & Treasury Services

LP-GP DINNER

RBC Investor & Treasury Services (RBC I&TS) is a specialist provider of asset services, custody, payments and treasury services for financial and other institutional investors worldwide. RBC I&TS has an unwavering commitment to managing operational risk in our business and the highest credit ratings among our peers.

ROUNDTABLE

17Capital

ROUNDTABLE

17Capital is a leading global private equity specialist with one focus: financing successful investors in private equity. The firm provides capital to investors to enable them to build their portfolio or generate liquidity for their shareholders. 17Capital has pioneered its market, raising €2.0 billion in four successive funds. With 45 transactions executed and over €1.8 billion invested, the team focus on investment opportunities ranging between $10 million and $500 million.

ROUNDTABLE

IHS Markit

ROUNDTABLE

IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), is a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions for the major industries and markets that drive economies worldwide. The company’s private markets solutions are the premier choice for the private capital industry to address growing pressures for transparency and regulatory compliance. IHS Markit offers solutions for portfolio assessment, valuations, investor reporting, operating metrics, or investor performance. IHS Markit has more than 50,000 business and government customers, including 80 percent of the Fortune Global 500 and the world’s leading financial institutions.

ROUNDTABLE

TMF Group

ROUNDTABLE

TMF Group helps its clients operate internationally and ‘belong’ wherever they are in the world. We do this by making sure they are properly set up to do business in any country and compliant with local and international regulations.

We firmly believe that the only way to be truly ‘global’ is to put local first, which is what our team of 7,000 in-country experts do for businesses of all sizes, every day.

ROUNDTABLE

Willis Towers Watson

ROUNDTABLE

At Willis Towers Watson, we’ll bring a unique combination of risk expertise and deep understanding of human capital and organisational culture to your deal. Whether your motives are to achieve long-term strategic integration, or your investment time horizons are shorter, we’ll help you protect against downside financial risk. And we’ll work alongside you to create and implement winning strategies for talent and leadership management – critical factors when the maximum value of your deal will be found in people. We’re ready to work with you throughout your M&A journey and help you to make a success of integration.

Willis Towers Watson is a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company that helps clients around the world turn risk into a path for growth. With roots dating to 1828, Willis Towers Watson has 45,000 employees in more than 140 countries. The firm design and deliver solutions that manage risk, optimize benefits, cultivate talent, and expand the power of capital to protect and strengthen institutions and individuals. Their unique perspective allows them to see the critical intersections between talent, assets and ideas – the dynamic formula that drives business performance. Together, we unlock potential. Learn more at willistowerswatson.com.

WI-FI

IAG Fund Services

WI-FI

IAG delivers specialist fund administration services for private equity, real estate, alternative assets and listed fund structures.

We have global assets under administration of over US$16bn and offices in Guernsey, Singapore, Hong Kong and Luxembourg. Clients receive the close attention of an IAG board director backed by an experienced team and industry leading technology.

EXHIBITING SPONSORS

3 Lines of Defence Consulting

3 Lines of Defence Consulting (3LDC) provides consulting, advisory and support services to private equity firms and portfolio companies. 3LDC’s delivery is tailored, effective and practical, through harnessing its Team’s senior industry practitioner experience. 3LDC’s holistic partner-based solutions encompasses Governance, Regulation, Risk, Cyber/GDPR, SMCR and ODD. We understand your business.

AssetMetrix

AssetMetrix is Europe’s leading next generation asset servicer for private capital investors, offering modular outsourcing solutions for front-, middle- and back-office activities to Limited Partners and General Partners. Clients benefit from its state-of-the-art analytics tools, its service-oriented culture and its independency. AssetMetrix doesn’t act as investor, investment consultant or placement agent.

British Business Bank

Our Enterprise Capital Funds programme combines private and public money to make equity investments in high growth businesses. The programme is designed to increase the supply of equity to UK growth companies and to lower the barriers to entry for fund managers looking to operate in the venture capital market.

British Business Investments forms part of the commercial arm of British Business Bank. Its Investment Programme supports non-bank (primarily debt funds, asset/invoice finance providers and fintech) and challenger bank lenders, while its Managed Funds programme invests in, and encourages other institutional investors to invest in, large-scale funds of funds run by experienced managers. The newly launched Regional Angels Programme is designed to help reduce regional imbalances in access to early stage equity finance for smaller businesses.

British Patient Capital was launched in June 2018 as a commercial subsidiary of British Business Bank. It manages an investment fund designed to support UK companies with high growth potential to access the long-term financing they need to scale up. British Patient Capital invests in venture and growth capital, capturing value through financing the growth of innovative companies.

Framework

Framework provides enterprise investment data management solutions for the global Private Equity sector. We are the partner of choice in the most challenging fund accounting, administration, reporting, and investment analytics functions. Multi-currency, multi-instrument, and multi-jurisdiction, Framework services a wide range of underlying assets, fund-types, reports, and analytics across the asset class.

Investec Private Banking

Awaiting sponsor profile.

Maples Group

The Maples Group is a leading independent global fund services provider operating in key financial centres across the Americas, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. Working within these jurisdictions, the Maples Group offers a wide range of services and operational support to alternative investment funds and institutional investors. The Maples Group's expert teams and innovative technology provide clients with high-quality service and adaptable solutions that create value and enhance effective management.

PitchBook

PitchBook is a rapidly growing financial data and software company covering the private and public financial markets. Through our award-winning product, we provide comprehensive data and analysis on the capital markets to help professionals discover and execute opportunities.

TransPerfect

Awaiting company profile.