It is time for Europe to pull together / Interview of Alessandro Tappi, Chief Investment Officer – EIF

The European Investment Fund has helped finance more than a million SMEs over the past 26 years. The EIB and EU-funded institution is now stepping up to help Europe rebuild as it emerges from lockdown, providing €2.2bn to financial intermediaries, thereby unlocking €8bn of finance. Here, Chief Investment Officer Alessandro Tappi, who has served at…

Interview of Patricia Miller Zollar – MD, Neuberger Berman by Denise Ko Genovese, Unquote

Watch Patricia Miller Zollar’s interview at IPEM 2020 Patricia Miller Zollar is a Managing Director of Neuberger Berman and a leader of the Firm’s Private Investment Portfolios practice. She is a member of the Co-Investment, Private Investment Portfolios, and NorthBound Investment Committees. Additionally, Ms. Zollar sits on the Limited Partner Advisory Boards of a number…

Interview of Johanna Barr – Managing Director, Advent International by Greg Gille, Unquote

Watch Johanna Barr’s interview at IPEM 2020 Johanna Barr joined Advent in 2007. She co-heads Advent’s Limited Partner Services Group and is primarily focused on fundraising and investor relations activities in Europe, the Middle East and Asia. Previously, Johanna worked for four years in the M&A and Corporate Broking departments of Deutsche Bank, both in the…

Interview of Gilles Collombin – Partner, Charterhouse Capital Partners by Greg Gille, Unquote

Watch Gilles Collombin’s interview at IPEM 2020 Gilles Collombin joined Charterhouse in 2017. Gilles has 24 years of Investment Banking experience including 19 years at HSBC as head of M&A for France and latterly as the Global Head of the Financial Sponsors Group, covering Private Equity funds, Sovereign Wealth Funds and Family Offices. Whilst at…

Interview of François Aguerre – Investment Partner, Coller Capital by Denise Ko Genovese, Unquote

Watch François Aguerre’s interview at IPEM 2020 As Co-Head of Origination, Francois is responsible for managing the firm’s investment origination activities worldwide. He is based in the firm’s London office. Prior to joining Coller Capital in 2007, Francois worked in the Investment Banking division of UBS in London. Previously, he worked at Gimar Finance and…