An Insider’s Look at Private Equity Managers

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The An Insider’s Look at Private Equity Managers course is designed for the limited partner looking for an in-depth understanding of how to mitigate manager risk. Participants will learn about manager operations through the lens of a financial audit and real-world examples of challenges from within a manager’s business operations.

This live, faculty-led program combines lecture-based learning with interactive networking and group work elements, featuring custom case studies designed uniquely for LPs by LPs.

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This program is part of the ILPA Institute’s Intensive series of courses, which means this program is designed for the limited partner with more than three years of experience in private equity or has completed the comprehensive private equity training.

Key Learning Objectives

  • Learn about risk and how to navigate difficult manager relationships, communications, operational issues, deal sourcing and diligence methods
  • Assess problem fund issues and how to mitigate and/or otherwise review such issues before they fall into possible malfeasance or fraud
  • Understand the audit process and how to identify red flags within fees and expenses and income allocation, capital contributions and distributions
  • Learn how fees and expenses are calculated and allocated through the European and American methods and how to identify risk through reporting assessment

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