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Adam Le

Adam Le
Adam Le is the News Editor for PEI Media's private equity publications, overseeing the flow of global news and analysis for Secondaries Investor as well as sister title PrivateEquityInternational.com. Based in London, Adam works closely with private equity-focused colleagues across PEI's offices in New York, London and Hong Kong. Prior to PEI, his roles included reporting on finance and technology for Bloomberg Japan.
Delaney Brown, CPPIB, BVCA Summit 2019

CPPIB’s ‘hands off’ approach to co-investing

Delaney Brown, head of private equity funds, outlined the types of deals the pension giant prefers and governance issues it pushes for at the BVCA Summit in London on Thursday.

Three firms changing the PE landscape: Eurazeo

Once described as a ‘sleepy outpost’, this listed French firm is hungry for acquisitions and has international expansion in its crosshairs.
Big data and artificial intelligence

Advent eyes disruptive, high-growth businesses with debut tech fund

The global giant has raised $2bn for Advent Global Technology with the majority of capital coming from existing LPs.

Lazard names new private capital head

Holcombe Green, a 15-year veteran of the firm, becomes global head of private capital advisory including fundraising at the investment bank.

This year’s SI 30: Mega firms and emerging specialists

Our latest ranking of the secondaries market’s biggest fundraisers shows the big are getting bigger while niche firms make their mark.

The SI 30 visualised

See the largest secondaries fundraisers since 2014 and how much they have raised.

StepStone appoints private equity head as co-chief executive

Scott Hart will work closely with chief executive officer Monte Brem.
Jeff Hammer and Paul Sanabria

Houlihan Lokey illiquids heads leave firm – exclusive

Jeff Hammer and Paul Sanabria, veterans of the private equity industry, have departed after a decade at the investment bank.

BlackRock PE trio departs to launch growth firm – exclusive

Managing director Jay Park and two other private equity partners executives launched the firm in July.

PODCAST: Everything you wanted to know about preferred equity

Preferred equity isn’t new but firms such as 17Capital are applying it to private equity via dedicated funds. In this 26-minute podcast we speak to managing partner Augustin Duhamel about the strategy that is quietly taking the market by storm.

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