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How to protect your private fund legacy

As the industry matures, some of its iconic founders are addressing the future of their firms – and how to keep their legacies alive.

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.

Succession planning: How to fill the boss’s shoes

Laying the groundwork for a firm’s future involves many of the same factors for both private equity and private debt groups, but credit has nuances of its own to consider.

Emerging markets hires must be all-rounders

Quantity, rather than quality, is the challenge when recruiting buyout talent in emerging markets.

Adams Street opens Seoul office

Chris Cho, who joined the Adams Street Partners this month from Lazard Asset Management, will head the firm's Seoul outpost as a principal.

Battle of the sexes

GPs must engage both men and women equally in conversations about fostering gender diversity, but the real drive will come from investors.

ICYMI – Deutsche and Sidley Austin appoint new staff

The pick of staff moves from the past few weeks.

Adams Street names Credit Suisse exec as COO

The private markets firm has appointed James Walker, who held the same role in wealth management units at Morgan Stanley and Citi.

They’re hired: BC Partners, SilverStreet and Temasek have new staff

Investment manager BC Partners has appointed a head of fund administration in London, and UK firm SilverStreet has named its new general counsel.

Jerome Powell: Our man in Washington?

An industry veteran is the new head of the world’s most powerful central bank.