Thank You to Our Delegates, Speakers and Sponsors

for a Successful Day of Networking and Best Practice Exchange!


C5 Communications’ Private Equity Secondaries Conference was held at the Crown Plaza London – The City Hotel on May 19, 2016. The conference, chaired by Skip L Fahrholz, Director of EMEA Secondary Market Advisory, UBS Investment Bank, attracted over 50 leading regional and global investors, secondary funds and advisors from 7 countries.


Highlights of this content-packed day included panel sessions featuring valuable insights from Landmark Partners, HarbourVest, Commonfund Capital, Pantheon, Newbury Partners and other major market players, covering the hot-button issues including:

  •      How to Take an Advantage of New Opportunities in the Sponsor-Led
    Restructuring Space   
  • Liquidity Solutions for LPs, GPs and Portfolio Companies
  •             Deal Flow Generation, Pricing and Valuation: How to Continue Doing Deals without Paying High Prices

    Key Legal and Transactional Issues Affecting Secondaries and Avoiding Costly Pitfalls When Buying and Selling Interests in a Fund

    Creating Win-Win in Direct Secondary Investments

Here is what the attendees had to say:

“Given its targeted audience and well defined scope, the conference provides a rather rare opportunity for an in-depth conversation on the most relevant and current topics affecting the secondary industry”,
Nicolas Lanel, Managing Director and European Head of Private Capital Advisory, Evercore Private Capital Advisory

“The C5 Private Equity Secondaries conference is attended by all key players in the industry and is an perfect opportunity to take stakes on the state of the market mid-year”, Bernhard K. Engelien, Managing Director, Greenhill Cogent

Each and every speaker did a fantastic job
and we hope to see everyone again next year!

Anita Arthur, Industry Manager, C5 Communications
00 44 20 78786925