Vettivetpillai lays out plans for LGT Impact

The former Abraaj managing partner left the embattled firm in April to run the impact investing arm of asset manager LGT Group.

Carlyle brings in the big guns to advise co-CEOs

The firm has tapped a navy veteran and leadership guru to serve as confidante to its recently appointed co-chief executives.

The price of Luxembourg’s Brexit bonus

The Grand Duchy is a big beneficiary of Britain's decision to leave the EU, but locals are grumbling that life is not what it used to be.

KKR loses PE veteran

Jonathan Smidt has stood down as head of the industrials investment team after 18 years at the firm.

LP shift to direct investing puts pressure on talent supply

A majority of LPs find recruitment and internal resource constraints to be significant barriers to improving PE returns, according to Coller Capital's latest survey.

BVCA report highlights PE’s gender problem

The lobby group's first report on gender equality in private equity found just 6% of senior investment team roles are held by women.

CalSTRS’ Ailman: ‘Large funds will bifurcate the market’

Chief investment officer Chris Ailman says in this two-minute video that larger funds – disruptors in private equity – will change the way the industry operates.

KKR hire puts CLSA property fund series in jeopardy

Chief executive John Pattar's move to KKR has made CLSA halt the investing activities of its latest Fudo Capital fund and step down fees accordingly.

Ben Gray, the man in charge of Australia’s largest first-time fund

Market participants expect the ex-TPG head of Asia and co-founder of BGH Capital to shake up Australia’s private equity scene.

Terra Firma CFO to depart

Dominic Spiri's departure follows the appointment of Vivek Ahuja, former deputy group CFO of Standard Chartered, to the role of group chief financial officer in January.

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