This week, the Unquote Podcast focuses on LP appetite and concerns for the private equity industry, with an exclusive interview with Hermes GPE's Elias Korosis.
GPs have been working hard to continue investing throughout the crisis and maintain a resilient portfolio. But what have LPs thought of their performance, and what are their major concerns for the upcoming year? Unquote's Katharine Hidalgo hosts editor Greg Gille and speaks with Elias Korosis, head of growth for LP Hermes GPE, about co-investments, fund financing and the outlook for 2021.
0:00 – Intro
4:45 – Fundraising in 2020
6:30 – Interview with Elias Korosis, head of growth at Hermes GPE
15:20 – Outlook for 2021
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