The regional gathering for investors

April 19 2017, The St Regis @ Al Habtoor City, Dubai

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Private Equity Forum MENA offers a range of standard and bespoke marketing programs that can be tailored to meet your company’s investor relations, fundraising and general marketing/communications objectives:

* Influence decision makers in the global and regional private equity and venture capital markets

* Raise profile among potential investors

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* Showcase your skills, expertise and differentiators

* Build stronger relationships in both business and social environments

French Tech:

French Tech is the collective name for all those working in the French startup market. For some years now, French Tech have as a group shown incredible dynamism, driven by a new generation of entrepreneurs, investors, engineers, designers, and other talented people. Convinced of the need to promote the emergence of startup success stories in France, the French Government created the French Tech Initiative in 2013. Our ultimate ambition is to have today’s start-ups listed on the French stock exchange “CAC40” within 15 years.


Palico is the first global online marketplace for the private equity fund community. There are currently $61 billion in investable opportunities on Palico, covering primaries, secondaries, and co-investments. Since establishing itself as a fintech pioneer in 2012, nearly 40,000 professionals representing Limited Partners, General Partners, and Service Providers in more than 140 countries have joined Palico. Accredited LPs and GPs from around the world interact and exchange restricted private placement information in Palico’s secure marketplace, all with the goal of concluding transactions. Every member has access to Palico’s growing assortment of PE tools for refining investment hypotheses, analyzing opportunities, and finding new leads. Whether members connect over first-time funds, funds facing final close, co-investments or secondaries, Palico makes it easier to transact. Investors can join Palico a

Advention Business Partners is an independent strategy advisory group with sixty professionals operating globally in an integrated manner through its fully-owned offices in Dubai, London, Moscow, Munich, New York, Paris and Shanghai.
Advention was founded by a group of senior partners with successful experiences in first-tier strategy consulting firms as well as leading corporations and entrepreneurial ventures.
The firm is engaged in strategy consulting and transaction support. Advention’s strategy consulting work includes corporate and business unit strategy, growth strategy and performance improvement. Transaction support work includes buy-side and sell side strategic reviews.
Its client portfolio includes large corporations, private equity firms and small/medium-sized businesses.
Advention has developed expertises in key industry clusters, including: Consumer Goods and Retail, Media & Entertainment, Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare, Industry & Engineering, Digital, Telecommunications & High-Tech, Defense & Aerospace, Utilities & Services and Financial Services.
Contact: [email protected]

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