Day TWO
Thursday, February 5
09:00–10:15

New Era for Private Equity: Shopping Spree or Massive Slowdown?

The recent events around the globe have set new rules for the private equity industry. Post Wall Street world seeks a fresh paradigm for pursuing successful investments. Will it be leverage-free transactions, more distressed and turnaround? Will the focus shift to Asia Pacific and other emerging markets? How will this turbulent environment reshape the Russian landscape?

The leading institutional investors and fund managers will address these issues in an open dialogue and give their in-depth insight on the development of the Russian private equity in the global context.

Moderator:

Michael Obermayer, Chairman of the Supervisory Board, Russia New Growth Fund, L.P.

Speakers:
Hosein Khajeh-Hosseiny, Managing Director , Northgate Capital
Ivan Rodionov, Member of the Board, Russian Venture Capital Association
Richard Seewald, Partner, Alpha Associates
Sergey Sheshuryak, Partner, Adams Street Partners
Mark Tluszcz, Co-founder and Managing Partner, Mangrove Capital Partners
Lila Vad, Chief Executive Officer, Starr Investments Russia, LLC