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Toby Mitchenall

Toby Mitchenall is the Senior Editor for private equity at PEI Media. He is responsible for and regular contributor to the private equity coverage across Private Equity International, Secondaries Investor and private funds management and is based in PEI’s London office. Toby was previously a consultant advising private equity firms on marketing and public relations.

Fund restructuring: a source of friction

The fact that Apax Partners shelved plans for its GP-led secondaries process shows that LPs' desire a genuine 'do nothing' option.

Prudential on fees, credit lines and co-investment

The insurer's head of alternatives is a fan of private equity, but wants to put the capital to work on his own terms.

USS staffs up to hunt for ‘low risk’ PE assets

The £60bn UK pension fund believes it can deliver ‘deliver superior after-cost risk-adjusted returns’ by going direct.

The toothless tiger of carry tax reform

A change to the taxation of carried interest is still technically on the cards in the US.

OpEx Awards 2017: Get ready to be tested

As Private Equity International prepares to announce its Operational Excellence 2017 award winners, we take a look at the investment environment ahead and the importance of operational capabilities.

No excuses for massaging the truth

The SEC has found numerous incidents of firms breaking its Advertising Rule; it has to stop.

Norway GPFG: Better late than never

Norway’s giant Government Pension Fund Global is wrong to think it is too big and too late for PE.

The SEC takes a second look

Why the US Securities and Exchange Commission is once again probing the secondaries market.

SEC scrutinises sales of LP stakes

The US regulator is getting to grips with the role played by GPs when LPs dispose of fund interests on the secondaries market.

Apollo tops $24bn for largest ever PE fund

The firm has officially raised the largest private equity fund in history.