Eaton Partners Launches Secondary Advisory Group

Apr 11 2014 | 11:22am ET

Eaton Partners, a global placement agent, has made three senior hires for its new secondary advisory group.

Michael Pilson, Alexander Mejia and Kevin Imhoff previously ran the secondary advisory business at Atlantic-Pacific Capital, counseling a wide range of clients on secondary market transactions. 

"We are extremely excited about adding Michael, Alex, and Kevin to our team.  As the private equity industry continues to mature, we believe that secondary activity will become increasingly prevalent and we now have the ability to provide our clients and our Limited Partner relationships with best-in-class secondary advisory capabilities." said Jeff Eaton, partner at Eaton Partners, in a statement.

Based out of Eaton's headquarters in Rowayton, Conn.,the Secondary Advisory Group will assist clients managing private equity, real asset, real estate, venture capital and illiquid hedge fund investments. Specifically, the team will assist general partners to strategically manage the sale of limited partnership interests within their existing funds and also raise new capital through stapled transactions, fund recapitalizations and fund restructurings. 

The team will advise limited partners on the purchase or sale of fund interests in the secondary markets. The team provides valuation work and end-to-end process management.

Founded in 1983, Eaton Partners raises institutional capital for investment managers across a full range of alternative strategies—private equity, real assets, real estate and hedge funds/liquid products.


In Depth

Will Liquid Alts’ Performance Sustain Future Asset Flows?

Aug 25 2014 | 10:34am ET

Liquid alternative investment funds saw the highest percentage of capital inflows...

Lifestyle

Hedgies, Economists and Musicians Mingle At Milkin Mixers In Hamptons

Aug 25 2014 | 6:00am ET

Leave it to Michael Milken to bring some gravitas and sweat to the Hamptons -- along...

Guest Contributor

Looking Ahead: What’s In Store For Managed Futures?

Aug 22 2014 | 12:52pm ET

The last five years were phenomenal for investors in equity indices. Will the next...

 

Editor's Note

    Get A Sneak Peak Of The Alpha Pages

    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…