Saturday, 20 September 2014
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Aug 28 2007 | 10:56am ET
Private equity firm Riverstone Holdings has hired John Browne, the former chief executive of BP PLC, as a managing director of Riverstone Europe. Riverstone said it will be opening a London office where Browne will be based.
David Leuschen and Pierre Lapeyre, Jr., co-founders of Riverstone Holdings, said, “We’ve known, worked with and respected John Browne for nearly 25 years. We are looking forward to Lord Browne helping us expand our existing energy practice and identifying new opportunities in the alternative and renewable energy markets.”
Riverstone Holdings was founded in 2000 and invests in the midstream, upstream, power, oilfield services, and renewable sectors of the energy industry.
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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