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Why Private Equity Firms Are Hungry for Old-School Food Brands

In the Media | September 7, 2018 | Marketplace Radio

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Demystifying Cloud (Part I): Cloud Motivation and Economics

Private Equity Program News | February 5, 2018

Private Equity funds, specifically their operating partners on the ground, need to  get more engaged on how their portfolio companies’ leaders evaluate the merits and approach to moving to the cloud – both their backbone technologies and the those that create competitive advantage.

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Happy Holidays from the Private Equity Program 2017

Private Equity Program News | December 22, 2017

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Charles Buaron ’14 Joins Private Equity Program Advisory Board

Private Equity Program News | October 31, 2017

Charles Buaron `14 from TPG Growth joins PE Program Advisory Board

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Private Equity Program Welcomes Advisory Board Member Steve Winograd `82

Private Equity Program News | June 27, 2017

Steve Winograd `82, Managing Director of PennantPark Investment Advisers, has recently joined the Advisory Board of the Private Equity Program at Columbia Business School.

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New Videos Launched from Private Equity Program's Annual Deal Camp

Private Equity Program News | April 19, 2017

The Private Equity Program recently launched a two-part video lecture with Valerie Purdie-Vaughns who came to speak at Deal Camp in 2015 and 2016. Speaking on the subject of diverse teams, and providing an experiential exercise for the students, Professor Purdie-Vaughns shows the academic research and ideas that make diverse teams an important value-proposition for PE Firms. These sessions were sponsored by KKR.

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Private Equity Program January 2017 Newsletter

Private Equity Program News | February 13, 2017

The Private Equity Program has launched its January 2017 newsletter.


Click to read entire issue.

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FEATURED ARTICLE: The Cost of Latency

Private Equity Program News | February 8, 2017

Author: Sean Epstein `04 who works for SAP’s Private Equity team and Seth Brown works for Equinix.

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2016 Holiday Greetings from the Private Equity Program

Private Equity Program News | January 8, 2017

The Private Equity Program wishes you all the best for 2017.

Thank you for your support. Save the dates for upcoming events - 23rd Annual PE/VC Conference on  March 3, 2017 and Deal Camp pm November 30- December 3 2017

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Margaret M. Cannella ’76, Dedicated Alumna and Adjunct Faculty Member, Passes Away

Private Equity Program News | November 28, 2016

The Columbia Business School community has lost an extraordinary colleague and friend in Margaret M. Cannella ’76, who passed away peacefully over the Thanksgiving weekend.

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