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Dear Colleagues, We would be delighted if you could join us from 26th to 28th September 2011 in Monte Carlo, where Capital Creation 2011 once again returns to Le Meridien Beach Plaza, providing us with access to over 250 respected investors and top fund managers. “Capital Creation isprivateplace to connect with the THE equity We believe attending Capital Creation 2011 is an investment that will deliver considerable returns: industry and to discuss relevant topics in an unbeatable environment General Partners Limited Partners with a great atmosphere. It’s the ✔ Hear from over 25 LP speakers who will ✔ Meet, assess and benchmark top fund perfect way to re-engage after the share their perspectives, investment managers to determine where to deploy capital to maximise investment returns summer months. ” strategies and concerns to enable you Christiaan de Lint, Partner, Headway Capital to better plan for the future, align your strategies and stay ahead of the pack ✔ Participate in discussions and debates that will determine and deﬁne the future of the KEY CAPITAL ✔ Explore innovative approaches to fundraising private equity industry CREATION NUMBERS: that aim to speed up the process, hit size 80+ industry targets and reduce costs ✔ Assess fund structures, fees and terms to thought-leaders ensure that your interests are aligned with divulge their latest ✔ Discover the key factors in achieving and those of GPs insight and top-line maintaining alpha in a challenging market strategies ✔ Discover key aspects of how the emerging ✔ Build and maintain relationships with and secondaries markets will evolve and 5 big picture over 250 key industry ﬁgures to support factor these into your investment strategies presentations give fundraising and investment objectives you a timeline ✔ Access new research and statistics round-up of the ✔ Dedicated networking time designed for one- on industry trends to enable effective market and future on-one meetings with existing and prospective management of your private equity interests trends LPs We look forward to seeing you in Monte Carlo. 5 regional focus sessions Yours sincerely, highlight growth Capital Creation 2011 – Conference Advisory Board opportunities in high-return markets 4 focused streams and 7 roundtable discussions give Vince O’Brien, Andrew Sealey, Charles Smith, Peter McKellar, Robert Barry, you the opportunity Director, Managing Partner, Chief Investment Chief Investment Partner, Ofﬁcer, Ofﬁcer, Proskauer to personalise your Montagu Private Campbell Lutyens Equity DB Private Equity SL Capital Partners own agenda and select only the most relevant topicsSUNSET COCKTAIL RECEPTIONS AND THEMED CONFERENCE DINNER JOIN THE CAPITALAfter a busy day of networking and information exchange, relax on the balcony amongst top level peers and CREATION FUNDRAISINGenjoy cocktails and peer-to-peer round table discussions looking over stunning Monte Carlo. FORUM: MONDAY 26TH SEPTEMBER, 2011Taking place poolside on 27th September will be the 2011 Capital Creation themed gala dinner with sumptuousfood and entertainment – the ideal place to forge strong relationships and engage. With an estimated 1,500 private equity ﬁrms are coming to market to raise funds thisAfter a sell-out 2010 dinner, book your place now to avoid disappointment. year, the timing could not be better to attend our highly sought-after Capital Creation Fundraising Forum. Ensure you attend and discover insight that will enable you to maximise fundraising in an environment characterised by unpredictability and change.JOIN OVER 250 TOP INSTITUTIONAL INVESTORS AND GPS FOR EUROPE’S MOST PRESTIGIOUS GATHERING OF PRIVATE EQUITY PROFESSIONALS – BOOK NOW AND SAVE UP TO £950
FUNDRAISING FORUM: MONDAY 26TH SEPTEMBER 2011MAXIMISE FUNDRAISING IN AN ENVIRONMENT CHARACTERISED BY UNPREDICTABILITY AND CHANGE THROUGH OPTIMAL INVESTOR INSIGHT AND INNOVATIVE PLANNING STRATEGIES12:00 Registration and networking lunch 15:15 Afternoon coffee and networking13:00 Chairman’s welcome and opening remarks 15:45 Discover where the future sources of capital are, how they are formulating Vince O’Brien, Director, Montagu Private Equity their investment strategies and how to unlock this untapped potential Kelly Mayer, Partner, Lion Capital13:10 LP perspectives panel Laurent Donin de Rosière, Partner, BC Partners Hear how the top investors are planning to deploy their allocation to alternative investments in the current market and how GPs can adapt to meet changing LP expectations Philip Bassett, Partner, Permira Advisers Mark Boyle, Director, Private Equity Funds, Northwestern Mutual 16:20 LP/GP Only Round Tables Dan Aylott, Portfolio Manager, BP Investment Management Peter McKellar, Chief Investment Ofﬁcer, SL Capital Partners LP Only: Fund restructuring in difﬁcult situations Robert Mason, Head of Private Equity Investments, Lord North Street Limited Christiaan de Lint, Partner, Headway Capital Adalbjörn Stefansson, Head of Buyout Fund Investments, Skandia LP Only: Obtaining the best deal possible and achieving a win–win solution13:50 Interactive audience engagement session: Predicting successful funds of Anselm Adams, Partner, Adams Capital Partners the future Michael Powell, Head of Alternative Assets, Universities Superannuation Fund (USS) Provide your view of what the essential aspects of a successful fund are, see how this matches GP Only: Innovative, cost effective fund structuring for success up against industry research and use this unparalleled insight to drive your strategy David Tegeler, Partner, Proskauer Francois Aguerre, Principal, Coller Capital Oliver Gottschalg, Professor, HEC Paris LP Only: Implementing an effective due diligence process Richard Green, Chairman, August Equity14:40 Exploring innovative approaches to the traditional route of fundraising Philip Rattle, Partner, August Equity Paul DiBlasi, Vice President, IntraLinks Rhonda Ryan, Head of Private Funds Group, Europe, Pinebridge Investments 17:00 Chairman’s closing remarks followed by close of fundraising forum Annette Wilson, Managing Director, Palamon Capital Partners 17:10 Welcoming sunset cocktail party Harold Kaiser, Managing Partner, Litorina Kapital Andrey Dobrynin, Managing Partner, New Russia Growth MAIN CONFERENCE DAY 1: TUESDAY 27TH SEPTEMBER 2011 IDENTIFYING AND REALISING EXCEPTIONAL RETURNS IN A REBOUNDING MARKET08:00 Registration and refreshments 10:20 Expert Oxford–style insight debate: Which market sector is the most attractive and why?09:00 Chairman’s welcome and opening remarks Hear the perspectives of three key opinion leaders as they present their market view and make Dörte Höppner, Secretary-General, EVCA a case for why their segment presents the most attractive investment opportunity versus the competition.09:10 Predicting the future of private equity into 2015 Moderator: Hans van Swaay, Partner, Lyrique An up-to-minute analysis on current market and ﬁnancial conditions: What will the market look like in 4–5yrs? Mega–Cap: Alex Stirling, Director, European Buyout, Carlyle Karsten Langer, Partner, The Riverside Company & Chairman-Elect, EVCA Mid–Cap: Thierry Timsit, Managing Partner, Astorg Partners09.40 Interactive audience engagement session: Assessing the current state and Small–Cap: Marc der Kinderen, Managing Partner, 747 Capital expected future outlook for private equity Each expert–led session to last 15 minutes and will be followed by a combined panel debate An industry expert driven, anonymous polling session setting the scene and looking towards and Q&A the expected future. Audience responses will drive the direction and depth of debate to ensure you receive key industry insight not available anywhere else 11:20 Morning refreshments and networking François Gamblin, CEO and Co-Founder, SecondCap Gordon Hargraves, Partner, RHO Fund Investors Oliver Gottschalg, Professor, HEC Paris STREAM A STREAM B TRACKING, PREDICTING AND UTILISING THE RAPIDLY EVOLVING PRIMARY DEAL PRICING, LEVERAGE AND DUE DILIGENCE SECONDARIES MARKET11.50 Post-crisis perspectives: The impact on the secondary market and can the 11.50 The role of leverage in private equity and expected future trends secondaries deliver the returns expected of them in the future? Benoit de Kerleau, Partner, Dahlia Partners Bernhard Engelien, Managing Director, Cogent Partners Paul Shea, Partner, Beechbrook Capital Andre Aubert, Principal, LGT Capital Partners Simon Hamilton, Head of Fund Finance, Investec Christophe Nicolas, Executive Director, Morgan Stanley AIP Jean-Christophe Rey, Investor Management, Intermediate Capital Group Gunter Waldner, Principal, AlpInvest Yann Robard, Senior Principal, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board12:20 The many faces of the secondaries market: what are the key differences in 12:20 Value Creation: Understanding value, mitigating risk and secondary fund strategies and how do these affect reasons to invest in the optimising returns segment? Paul Search, Executive Director Risk & Analytics, Willis Andrew Sealey, Managing Partner, Campbell Lutyens Michael Nouril, Partner, Proskauer Charles Smith, Chief Investment Ofﬁcer, DB Private Equity Oliver Gardey, Head of European Operations, Pomona Capital David Williamson, Managing Partner, Nova Capital Management12.50 Networking luncheon FOR THE FULL AGENDA AND SPEAKER UPDATES, VISIT WWW.CAPITALCREATIONEUROPE.COM
MAIN CONFERENCE DAY 1: CONTINUED STREAM A STREAM B NEGOTIATING THE REGULATORY HURDLES AND FORMULATING STRENGTHENING BONDS BETWEEN LPS AND GPS EFFECTIVE SOLUTIONS TO ACHIEVE A PROFITABLE AND MUTUALLY BENEFICIAL RELATIONSHIP13.50 Perspectives on the impact of the AIFM Directive 13.50 Team dynamics: Gaining, incentivising and retaining an effective fund Insights from LPs, GPs and fund of funds on the practical impact of the Directive management team Robert Barry, Partner, Proskauer Armando D’Amico, Managing Partner, Acanthus Advisers Jeremy Golding, Managing Partner, Golding Capital Partners Philippe Poggioli, Managing Partner, Access Capital Partners Caroline Huyskes, Partner, Egeria Neil MacDougall, Managing Partner, Silverﬂeet Capital Partners 14.20 Building and maintaining a strong relationship between managers and investors14.20 Solvency II impacts on investor appetites for private equity: How the Vince O’Brien, Director, Montagu Private Equity directive is being interpreted regionally and the differing experiences Anselm Adams, Partner, Adams Capital Partners Karin Jans, Vice President, Swiss Re David Smith, Managing Director, Capital Dynamics Stephen Marquardt, CEO, Doughty Hanson 14.50 Dual perspectives: Assessing and predicting trends in fund fees and carry14.50 Are increasing regulations beneﬁcial for private equity? Sonia Trocmé-Le Page, Co-Founder & Partner, Global Private Equity Understanding how the PE business model is being affected and quantifying the cost burden Hans van Swaay, Partner, Lyrique John Hess, Chief Executive Ofﬁcer, Altius Associates Erik Kaas, Co–Head Investment Solutions, Partners Group Gus Black, Partner, Dechert Michael Diehl, Partner, Activa Capital Karsten Langer, Partner, The Riverside Company & Chairman-Elect, EVCA Michael Powell, Head of Alternative Assets, Universities Superannuation Fund (USS)15.20 Afternoon coffee and networking 16.30 Evaluating the role, potential pitfalls and return opportunities of turnaround and distressed fund strategies15.50 The role of Funds-of-Funds (FoFs) in a shifting investment environment: David Abrams, Managing Partner, Apollo Management International Should they form part of a balanced and strategic investment portfolio? Ian Cash, Partner and Portfolio Manager, Special Opportunities Fund, Alchemy Helen Steers, Partner, Pantheon Julie Gray, Principal, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board 17:10 Chairperson’s closing remarks, followed by drinks reception Peter McKellar, Chief Investment Ofﬁcer, SL Capital Partners 19:00 Capital Creation 2011 gala dinner Paul Newsome, Executive Director and Head of Investments, Unigestion MAIN CONFERENCE DAY 2: WEDNESDAY 28TH SEPTEMBER 2011 TAPPING INTO FUTURE AREAS OF OPPORTUNITY AND ATTRACTIVE RETURNS08:30 Networking and refreshments Dörte Höppner, Secretary-General, EVCA Mark Florman, Chief Executive Ofﬁcer, BVCA09:10 Chairperson’s welcoming remarks Simon Harford, Partner, Actis Mark Florman, Chief Executive Ofﬁcer, BVCA Tom Rotherham, Associate Director, Private Equity, Hermes09:30 How to add value to your investments in a low growth environment Phil Case, Director, PricewaterhouseCoopers The operational improvements and strategic repositioning funds are undertaking to maximise value 11:00 Nordic insights: Regional investment opportunities and perspectives Louis Elson, Managing Partner, Palamon Capital Partners Hear expert insight from Nordic LPs and GPs on the market status, challenges and Menno Antal, Managing Partner Northern Europe and Head of Buyout Funds, 3i opportunities for operating in this heated market10:15 Responsible investment to add real value: Managing environmental, social and Kai Jordahl, Head of CapMan Buyout, Senior Partner, CapMan governance (ESG) opportunity and risk Katja Salovaara, Portfolio Manager, Ilmarinen Investor and fund manager strategies to proactively maximising and protecting the value of a 11:30 Morning coffee and networking sustainable investment STREAM A STREAM B CAPITALISE ON GROWTH OPPORTUNITIES IN KEY HIGH RETURN KEY SECTOR FOCUS REGIONAL MARKETS12:00 Private equity opportunities in Africa 12:00 Infrastructure analysis and outlook: Assessing the post–crisis sector Andrew Brown, Chief Investment Ofﬁcer, ECP maturity and attractiveness Hisham El-Khazindar, Co-Founder and Managing Director, Citadel Capital Peter Hofbauer, Head of Infrastructure, Hermes GPE Serge Lauper, Co–Head Investment Management, Swiss Re Private Equity Partners Simon Harford, Partner, Actis12:50 Regional focused round table sessions 12:30 Clean energy assets: Return expectations and strategies Rory Quinlan, Managing Director, Capital Dynamics Join an interactive working panel of peers with a key regional expert driving the debate and activities Tom Murley, Head of Renewable Energy, Hg Capital Asia & China - Hans van Swaay, Partner, Lyrique Shaun Kingsbury, Partner, Hudson Clean Energy South America - Olaf Neubert, Managing Partner, Hedges Capital Chris Hunt, Managing Director, Riverstone Europe Central & Eastern Europe - Alex Munteanu, Managing Director, Dragon Capital Africa - Stephen Murphy, Managing Director of Institutional Fundraising, Citadel Capital13:30 Networking luncheon & interactive round tables Creating capital post acquisition by actively growing a portfolio company Developing an appropriate risk proﬁle adjusted investment strategy Ekkehard Franzke, Partner, A.T. 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SELECT KEYNOTE PRESENTERS: Adalbjörn Stefansson, Dan Aylott, Laurent Donin de Rosière, Head of Buyout Fund Investments, Portfolio Manager, Partner, Skandia BP Investment Management BC Partners Alex Stirling, David Abrams, Peter Hofbauer, Director, European Buyout, Managing Partner, Head of Infrastructure, Carlyle Apollo Hermes GPE INDUSTRY OPINION FORMERS: Alex Munteanu, Managing Director, Dragon David York, CEO and Managing Director, Top Tier Katja Salovaara, Portfolio Manager, Ilmarinen Philip Bassett, Partner, Permira Advisers Capital Capital Partners Kelly Mayer, Partner, Lion Capital Philip Rattle, Partner, August Equity Andre Aubért, Principal, LGT Capital Partners Dörte Höppner, Secretary-General, EVCA Louis Elson, Managing Partner, Palamon Capital Philippe Poggioli, Managing Partner, Access Andrew Brown, Chief Investment Ofﬁcer, ECP Ekkehard Franzke, Partner, A.T. Kearney Partners Capital Partners Andrew Sealey, Managing Partner, Campbell Erik Kaas, Co–Head Investment Solutions, Marc der Kinderen, Managing Partner, 747 Rhonda Ryan, Head of Private Funds Group, Lutyens Partners Group Capital Europe, Pinebridge Andrey Dobrynin, Managing Partner, New Russia François Aguerre, Principal, Coller Capital Mark Boyle, Director, Private Equity Funds, Richard Green, Chairman, August Equity Growth François Gamblin, CEO and Co-Founder, Northwestern Mutual Robert Barry, Partner, Proskauer Annette Wilson, Managing Director, Palamon SecondCap Mark Florman, Chief Executive Ofﬁcer, BVCA Robert Mason, Head of Private Equity Investments, Capital Partners Gordon Hargraves, Partner, RHO Fund Investors Menno Antal, Managing Partner Northern Europe & Lord North Street Anselm Adams, Partner, Adams Capital Partners Gunter Waldner, Principal, AlpInvest Head, Buyout Funds, 3i Rory Quinlan, Managing Director, Capital Armando D’Amico, Managing Partner, Acanthus Gus Black, Partner, Dechert Michael Diehl, Partner, Activa Capital Dynamics Advisers Michael Nouril, Partner, Proskauer Serge Lauper, Co–Head Investment Management, Hans van Swaay, Partner, Lyrique Benoit de Kerleau, Partner, Dahlia Partners Michael Powell, Head of Alternative Assets, USS Swiss Re Harold Kaiser, Managing Partner, Litorina Kapital Bernhard Engelien, Managing Director, Cogent Neil MacDougall, Managing Partner, Silverﬂeet Shaun Kingsbury, Partner, Hudson Clean Energy Partners Helen Steers, Partner, Pantheon Capital Partners Simon Hamilton, Head of Fund Finance, Investec Caroline Huyskes, Partner, Egeria Hisham El-Khazindar, Managing Director, Citadel Capital Olaf Neubert, Managing Partner, Hedges Capital Simon Harford, Partner, Actis Charles Smith, Chief Investment Ofﬁcer, DB Oliver Gardey, Head of European Operations, Sonia Trocmé-le Page, Co-Founder & Partner, Private Equity Ian Cash, Partner and Portfolio Manager, Alchemy Pomona Capital Global Private Equity Chris Hunt, Managing Director, Riverstone Jean-Christophe Rey, Investor Management, ICG Oliver Gottschalg, Professor, HEC Paris Stephen Marquardt, CEO, Doughty Hanson Europe Jeremy Golding, Managing Partner, Golding Capital Partners Paul DiBlasi, Vice President, IntraLinks Stephen Murphy, Managing Director of Institutional Christiaan de Lint, Partner, Headway Capital Fundraising, Citadel Capital John Hess, Chief Executive Ofﬁcer, Altius Paul Newsome, Executive Director and Head of Christophe Nicolas, Executive Director, Morgan Investments, Unigestion Thierry Timsit, Managing Partner, Astorg Partners Stanley AIP Associates Julie Gray, Principal, Canada Pension Plan Paul Search, Executive Director Risk & Analytics, Tom Murley, Head of Renewable Energy, Hg Capital David Smith, Managing Director, Capital Willis Dynamics Investment Board Tom Rotherham, Associate Director, Private Equity, Kai Jordahl, Head of CapMan Buyout, Senior Paul Shea, Partner, Beechbrook Capital Hermes David Tegeler, Partner, Proskauer Partner, CapMan Peter McKellar, Chief Investment Ofﬁcer, SL Vince O’Brien, Director, Montagu Private Equity David Williamson, Managing Partner, Nova Capital Partners Capital Management Karin Jans, Vice President, Swiss Re Yann Robard, Senior Principal, Canada Pension Karsten Langer, Partner, The Riverside Company Phil Case, Director, PricewaterhouseCoopers Plan Investment Board “ Events like Capital Creation are an essential means of assessing the case for private equity, and have never been more important than this year.With its intimate environment and size, the conference promotes real interaction between audience and speakers – the level of debate and analysisoffers the chance to really dig deep into to the key challenges the industry faces and see how others are approaching these issues successfully. ” Vince O’Brien, Director, Montagu Private EquityTHE PERFECT VENUE TO HOST THE WHO’S-WHO OF EUROPEAN PRIVATE EQUITY… LE MÉRIDIEN BEACH PLAZAPerched upon a rocky outcrop overlooking the blue-green waters of the Mediterranean, Le Méridien Beach Plaza Monte Carlo is ideallysituated and has the luxury, calm and elegance that beﬁts one of the most prestigious hotels in Monaco.The Sea Club, towering over the beauty of the sea below, and where Capital Creation 2011 takes place, is a 3,000 square metre state-of-the-art conference centre overlooking the ocean. 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