In the first of Unquote's new lockdown video series, Daniel Roddick, the founder of placement and advisory firm Ely Place Partners, talks to Denise Ko Genovese about the issues facing LPs and GPs in uncertain times.
Roddick notably discusses pre-fundraising campaigns, the denominator effect and how lessons learned from the global financial crisis mean there is unlikely to be a wholesale rethink of LP allocation to private equity despite the coronavirus pandemic.
Startup focuses on developing therapies against viral infections
GP invested in the gastronomy group via its first fund, which focuses on "living heritage" companies
Restructuring plan includes the acquisition of all the shares of Maccaferri
Hyperion's management team and employees will remain the largest shareholder group in the company