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Private Equity Fellows Program

Click here to see photos of a Fellows Program Networking Event.

The Private Equity Program runs a Fellows Program for select students preparing for careers in private equity. In 2013-2014, our Fellows Program was run as a pilot. The 2014-2015 Fellows Program will be accepting applications after the summer.

On April 16, 2014 the Program held an information session to discuss requirements for application. Please download the presentation or contact us for more information.

The Fellows Program will has three components:

  • an Alumni-Fellow advisory program, pairing fellows with Columbia Business School alumni advisors in the industry.
  • After-Hours Lecture Series
  • and Case Writing to steep fellows in industry practice and acquaint them more broadly with others in the industry.

 

The Program is run by Margaret Cannella ’76. Margaret is the Administrative Director of the Private Equity Program and has been teaching at Columbia Business School as an Adjunct Professor since 2008. She spent thirty years at JPMorgan and Citigroup in investment banking, retiring as Managing Director and Head of Global Research. She is currently working with Oaktree Capital, a private equity firm and sits on the boards of several manufacturing and financial services companies.

For more information, please contact pep@gsb.columbia.edu.

 

Fellows Program Information Session - April 16

The Private Equity Program is announcing the timeline and updates for the Private Equity Fellows Program.

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All interested 2nd year candidates are encouraged to RSVP and attend Click here for registration link

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Events

May 5 

Annual Dinner at the Waldorf Astoria
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December 5-7

Fourth Annual Deal Camp in Montauk
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New Research

No Free Shop: Why Target Companies in MBOs and Private Equity Transactions Sometimes Choose Not to Buy ‘Go Shop’ Options

By Charles W. Calomiris, Donna M. Hitscherich and Adonis Antoniades

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