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Hires and promotions at fund managers, service providers and lawyers.

In conversation with Apollo’s Martin Kelly

Apollo Global Management’s CFO took us behind the scenes at the firm that raised the largest-ever private equity fund 

‘Volunteer to take on new responsibilities whenever you see them’

A April Evans, partner, chief financial officer and chief compliance officer of Monitor Clipper Partners, was given the pfm Leadership Award at the PEI CFOs and CCOs Forum in January. Ahead of the presentation, pfm discussed her outlook for the industry, how things have changed since she started out and how women can put themselves in the driving seat for a career in private funds management.

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.

CFOs & COOs Forum: Treat your management company as you would a portfolio company

GP CFOs need to deliver at least what they’re expecting from their counterparts at portfolio companies, delegates stressed  

Monitor Clipper’s Evans scoops leadership award

The award's eighth winner said tax reform and the possibility of an economic downturn are the biggest challenges facing private fund managers in 2018.

How to hire a CFO

Compensation is crucial, but a seat at the table is increasingly important to back-office job-seekers.

A week with Blackstone’s CFO

Michael Chae, a deal guy who moved into management, on corporate finance and the three layers of the CFO role.

Seven things we learnt about CFO 2.0

November’s pfm/EisnerAmper CFO Survey showed how much finance chiefs are having to perform tasks outside their traditional areas of expertise, writes Graeme Kerr

Under pressure

CFOs of lower mid-market private equity firms are facing mounting demands on the back and middle office, but finding the right release valve for fund administration duties is not always so simple