IPEM March Rendez-vous “Updating the VC playbook” with Diane Mulcahy, the Kauffmann Foundation

The Kauffmann Foundation is a US foundation with $2.6bn AUM and over $1bn invested in PE/VC funds. Diane Mulcahy, Private Equity Adviser at the Foundation is also lecturer in the Entrepreneurship Division at Babson College, visiting fellow at the Bruegel Institute, and bestselling author of the “Gig Economy” (Harper Collins, 2016). In 2012, Diane analyzed…

IPEM January Letter – Why is private equity a club of such “incorrigible optimists”?

Dear IPEM Friends, In 2009, Jean-Michel Guenassia published “Le Club des Incorrigibles Optimistes”. The novel had an extraordinary popular success in France, which is regularly ranked as the most pessimistic country in the developed world, only surpassed by Iraq and Afghanistan in the world moaners championship. This refreshing book tells the story of 12-years old…

IPEM 2021: They will be there!

Thank you for your support Our clients are our greatest ambassadors! Thank you very much for your overwhelming support! We can’t wait for July, in the meantime we are working hard on making this 6th edition the tremendous event you are expecting. Special thanks to: Sarah McPhee (Fjärde AP-fonden (AP4)) Joana Scaff (Neuberger Berman) Dominique Gaillard (France Invest)…