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27 February - 2 March 2017
InterContinental Hotel,

Build Relationships and Exchange Strategic Insights with 2000+ GPs, LPs and Industry Innovators

Where Global PE & VC Investors Gather and the Deals Happen

The World's Largest Private Equity & Venture Capital Event

The World’s Leading Private Equity & Venture Capital Conference

All the 2017 hot topics discussed

New: Innovation & Disruption Forecast: Where Will The Next Innovative Investment Strategies Focus? How Will Managers Take Advantage Of Market Opportunity By Launching And Scaling The Strategies Of The Future?

New: FINTECH panel examining How Fintechs Are Changing The Financial Industry

New sessions on Economic & Geopolitical Volatility & its Effect On PE, including the long term implications of Brexit, the US election, oil prices and China’s equity markets and their effect on Private Equity Deal Flow, Exits, Valuations & Marketing

New Academic Research On Returns & Performance, Splitting Out Growth Capital Funds From VC & Buyouts And Comparing The Performance Of The Three from Tim Jenkinson, Professor of Finance, Private Equity Institute, SAÏD BUSINESS SCHOOL, UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD

New sessions on Alternative Structures & Customised Partnerships, Regulation, Fees And Expenses, Long Term Investing In Private Equity, allowing businesses to prosper through economic cycle

Your Choice Of 5 Fantastic Summits On 27 February

German PE Summit: gain critical insights on the current and expected performance of the German private equity and venture capital market.

Private Debt : Gain an in-depth knowledge of the way private debt is changing the credit landscape in Europe and grasp the opportunities provided by this growing asset class.

Energy & Renewables: Covering all the critical issues specific to the energy, renewables and global infrastructure investment community.

NEW: CFO/COO Summit: Tailored to the needs of CFOs and COOS, providing the opportunity for world class information sharing and benchmarking best practice

ESG: Demystifying the terminology and using environmental and social trends to source opportunities. Hear from GPs and LPs on the hot issues surrounding ESG integration and sustainable development.

Network with the best

Build relationships with industry experts, business leaders and institutional investors looking to invest in Private Equity. The event features both structured and less-formal networking sessions, including:
• Three Evening Drinks Receptions
• Limited number, press-free engaged conversations
• LP-Only Breakfast
• VIP Lounge exclusively for the use of LPs
• Speed Networking
• One-to-One Meetings
• Quick Fire Showcases
• Hosted lunches
• The MySuperReturn online networking app, allowing you to view the delegate list in advance and set up meetings with other attendees

The private equity event you simply cannot afford to miss

Attendees at the World's largest private equity & venture capital event
LPs including decision-makers from pension funds, insurance companies, family offices, sovereign wealth funds & foundations
GPs with a global, regional, country or sector focus

Who took down Don Pablo

Javier Pena and Steve Murphy, Former DEA Special Agents & Inspiration for the Hit Netflix Original Series NARCOS. 

DEA Special Agents Javier Peña and Steve Murphy, were part of the largest, most complex, multi-national, multi-jurisdiction, and high profile investigation of its time. 

Working with an elite Colombian Task Force— this duo was on the front line of the downfall and capture of the most dangerous cartel leader of all time, Pablo Escobar. 

These events and the actions of Agents Peña and Murphy were the inspiration for the Netflix hit series, NARCOS. Javier and Steve share leadership lessons, life lessons, and what it took for teams from two countries to bring Escobar to justice.

Back by popular demand

We have Zanny Minton Beddoes, Editor-In-Chief, The Economist.

Returning to the conference after a year to give a macro-economic update and discuss the potential global political implications of Brexit, China’s falling domestic equity markets & US elections.

The SuperReturn Event That Puts Ventre Capital & Growth Equity Centre Stage

NEW - 2 day co-located SuperVenture event

27 - 28 February 2017, Pullman Berlin Schweizerhof, Berlin

Featuring live coverage direct from Berlin, plus expert insight from our global network of industry veterans, researchers and practitioners.

Editor's pick of the best articles on superreturn live

Succession planning– are you ready?

Succession planning in private equity firms poses a set of challenges unique to the industry, explained Jeff Warren, a Managing Director at Russell Reynolds.

Is Tech In Trouble?

Q1 2016 was a forgettable start to the year for most of the world’s largest technology companies but what does the rest of 2016 have in store? David Lam, Managing Director and Head of the US Office of West Summit Capital exlpores.

Webinar replay: Brexit, a game changer for private equity?

On Friday 24th June Britons woke up to the game-changing news that UK voters had voted to exit the EU. As the politicians look at how to commence divorce proceedings, the financial sector faces a number of challenges and questions around existing regulatory structures, currency and market valuations, and the wider macro impact.

Will private equity push through high-yield bond market volatility?

The moribund start to the year experienced by the European high-yield bond market has posed a challenge for private equity.

Sweden: Still ahead in the Nordic private equity market?

Sweden, the star player in the powerful Nordic private equity market, is facing a challenge to its crown, as its neighbours grab a larger share of inbound capital.

A look back at a record breaking SuperReturn 2016

With more than 2000 attendees and over 450 LPs, SuperReturn 2016 in Berlin was bigger and better than ever. The topics of pragmatic approaches to risk and uncertainty, value-driven investing, and good communication dominated the discussion over four content-rich days. For more insights, videos, and coverage, go to SuperReturn Live.

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