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Sep 19 2007 | 4:05pm ET
Mark Woodward has joined Blackstone Group as a senior advisor in the firm's private equity group. Woodward will be responsible primarily for sourcing and evaluating software and information technology related transactions, and will be based in San Francisco.
Most recently, Woodward served as chief executive of Serena Software, which focuses solely on application lifecycle management for distributed and mainframe systems.
“Mark’s deep knowledge of the software sector and his experience in driving change and growth as a CEO and senior executive will be an invaluable asset to Blackstone and many of our portfolio companies,” said Tony James, Blackstone’s president and chief operating officer.
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…
Commodities/Futures magazine launched at the precipice of a revolution in the futures industry—really a revolution in the idea of risk management—that would move it from a small niche industry to ...