Friday, 19 September 2014
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Aug 7 2007 | 10:42am ET
Amsterdam, Netherlands-based AlpInvest Partners has hired Elliot Royce as a partner in the New York office.
Elliot joins AlpInvest from Alliance Private Equity Partners, where he was managing director and head of the New York office. Previously, he worked for GE Equity, the p.e. arm of General Electric.
AlpInvest has also promoted Wouter Moerel to partner in its secondary investments team in the Amsterdam office. Wouter joined the firm’s secondary team in 2005 from The Carlyle Group, where he worked as a principal.
AlpInvest Partners currently manages over €35 billion (US$48 billion) in assets under management. Approximately 80% of its capital is invested in p.e. funds globally, including through secondary transactions, with the remainder invested directly in companies as a co-investor in Europe and the U.S.
Aug 25 2014 | 11:21am ET
As many of you know, FINalternatives was recently acquired by the owners of Futures magazine, a firm called The Alpha Pages LLC. Today marks the soft-launch of a new sister site for both publications. As its name suggests, The Alpha Pages will cover all types of alternative investments, going far beyond the more well-known ones such as hedge funds and private equity. Read more…
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