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Toby Mitchenall

Toby Mitchenall is the Senior Editor for private equity at PEI Media. He is responsible for and regular contributor to the private equity coverage across Private Equity International, Secondaries Investor and private funds management and is based in PEI’s London office. Toby was previously a consultant advising private equity firms on marketing and public relations.

WATCH NOW: How are PE firms embracing tech?

In this two-minute video Simon Havers, former managing partner of Baird Capital and BVCA chairman, gives his view on the adoption of technology in PE operations.

The muddy waters of performance calculation

The private funds industry is institutionalizing, but the methods for calculating and reporting performance are still all over the place.

Clouds over Dubai

The results of an LP-led audit into the Abraaj Growth Markets Health Fund could have wide ramifications.

WATCH: ‘It’s all about taxes,’ says leading CFO

PEI catches up with April Evans, partner at Monitor Clipper Partners, between sessions at the COOs and CFOs Forum.

CFOs and COOs Forum: Heard in the Hyatt

We look at the hot topics from the industry’s premier gathering for private fund finance and operations execs in New York last week.

Former bankers bolster Terra Firma bench

The firm has created a group CFO role and hired elsewhere in the business, as it tries to raise its first buyout fund in a decade.

LP: Be prudent on credit lines

Prudential Portfolio Management Group's head of alternatives shares his thoughts on challenging GPs over subscription finance.

Trouble in paradise? Not really

The Paradise Papers offer tidbits to titillate readers. For the private funds industry, however, there are more important trends to consider.

Fund restructuring: a source of friction

The fact that Apax Partners shelved plans for its GP-led secondaries process shows that LPs' desire a genuine 'do nothing' option.

Fund restructuring: a source of friction

The fact that Apax Partners shelved plans for its GP-led secondaries process shows that LPs' desire a genuine 'do nothing' option.