Dunedin’s Karan Darroch on evolution of role and industry outlook

Detailing the growing complexities of PE finance and operations functions

PROFILE: Lincoln Jopp, Disruptive Capital

From soldier to partner, Jopp isn’t a typical private equity practitioner

CFO Profile: Apera Capital’s Rob Shaw

Apera CFO details the creation of firm’s tech-driven cloud-based back office

IR Profile: Apposite’s Valerie Auffray

IR head reveals how her role has evolved and now includes back office operations

AnaCap’s Edwards on outsourcing and regulations

Final instalment of our discussion with AnaCap COO Michael Edwards explores outsourcing and regs

AnaCap’s Edwards on proprietary technology

Second instalment of our discussion with AnaCap COO Michael Edwards explores development of intelligence platform

AnaCap’s Edwards on being a successful COO

First of three-part series explores must-have traits for the role

Profile: Clyde Blowers’ partner Shauna Powell

CBC partner Powell discusses importance of regulatory expertise within partnership

5 minutes with… Katja Baur

The Drawdown catches up with Montana Capital’s new CFO

Role Call: General Counsel

Key considerations for hiring in-house legal expertise

FD Profile: Hermes GPE’s Karen Sands

Hermes GPE’s FD Karen Sands details her journey from fund accountant to organisational linchpin

COO Profile: Mid Europa’s Manish Mittal

The CEE-focused firm’s COO talks BEPS, breadth and bridging facilities

IR Profile: Christiian Marriott, Equistone

IR head reveals how new technologies supported GP’s recent four month road trip

Boarding pass: Chile

Pension reform fuels hopes Latin America’s poster child could become global fundraising stop

Role Call: Chief Technology Officer

What is the role of CTOs in private equity and why will they be necessary?

CFO profile: Prem Mohan Raj, NorthEdge Capital

The Manchester-based private equity firm’s CFO talks transitions and compliance

Boarding Pass: South Africa

PE must educate local LPs to better tap South African institutional wealth

IR profile: Bridges Fund Management

Partner Maggie Loo shares the perks and challenges of fundraising with impact in mind