2017 SuperReturn International Private Equity Conference Berlin
27 February - 2 March 2017
Environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues continue to provide private equity firms with a real opportunity to create value for their portfolio companies, for LPs and for society as a whole. Investors’ interest in private equity managers' approach to ESG issues is already strong and is set to grow further. At 2017 SuperReturn International Private Equity Conference Berlin you will learn about ESG initiatives from those firms 'walking the talk' and meet and network with many engaged institutional investors.
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ERM at the Conference
ERM is pleased to be the ESG Summit Sponsor at this year’s SuperReturn International Private Equity Conference Berlin. Our experts will share their insights gained from involvement in the most interesting ESG projects across the globe. We have a long history and broad reputation for thought leadership within the responsible investment community and will be an avid participant at the forum.
ERM will be taking the role of the chairman of the ESG Summit "Integrating ESG into Private Equity" on 27 February and will be moderating two panel discussions:
Impact & Sustainable Development?
Monday, 27 February, 2017, 09:50 am - 10:30 am
Can PE investors contribute to sustainable investment goals? What relevant initiatives and protocols are there? What does climate change and carbon neutrality mean to PE in terms of opportunities and risks?
Moderated by Julien Famy, Senior Partner in ERM's Transaction Services based in Paris, France
Due Diligence: Extended Session
Monday, 27 February 2017, 11:30 am - 12:20 pm
How Do You Conduct Due Diligence on a Responsible Investment Programme? ESG Due Diligence & Traditional Due Diligence - Where Do You Draw The Line & What Should You Outsources?
Due Diligence On Fund Managers (11:30 - 12:00)
Moderated by Tim van der Weide, Principal Consultant in ERM's Transaction Services
Due Diligence On Target Companies (12:00 - 12:20)
Moderated by Julien Famy