LAVCA is delighted to announce that we have partnered with the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania to create the first ever Latin America Private Equity Professional Development Program, taking place in Miami, FL on November 16-19, 2015. The program will be led by some of the world’s leading academics from the Wharton faculty:
- Stephen M. Sammut, Senior Fellow at the Wharton School
- Mauro F. Guillen, Endowed Professor at the Wharton School
- Bulent Gültekin, Associate Professor of Finance and Director of Emerging Economies Program at the Wharton School
The program is unique among educational offerings in that it also leverages the personal experience of the industry’s most seasoned deal makers. Course content is driven by case studies from practitioner faculty, including Managing Directors from: Advent International, Australis Partners, Capital Group, Linzor Capital, Ontario Teacher’s Pension Plan (OTPP), Riverwood Capital, Southern Cross Group, Touchstone Group, Victoria Capital Partners.
Course content is divided into two modules: Fund Cycle and Structure and Investing in Companies in Latin America.
This program is for Associates, VPs, Partners, and Managing Directors from PE fund management firms. Priority enrollment will be given to LAVCA GP Member firms. For more information and to fill out an application, click here.