What have the thought leaders at SuperReturn North America Virtual said about private equity, innovation, and investment opportunities in North America?
Watch our exclusive interviews, featuring:
- Lauren Goodwin, Economist and Director of Portfolio Strategy, New York Life Investments
- Matthew Harvey, Managing Director, Direct Lending at PGIM Private Capital
- Pam Hendrickson, Chief Operating Officer and Vice Chairman Strategic Initiatives, The Riverside Company
- Rudina Seseri, Founder & Managing Partner, Glasswing Ventures
- Mark Sotir, President, Equity Group Investments
"The particularities of COVID-19 have created pronounced winners and losers in the investment environment."
Lauren Goodwin, Economist and Director of Portfolio Strategy, New York Life Investments, joins us to talk about the economic environment, investor expectations, and what we can learn from previous recessions.
"The existence and catalyst for direct lending remain the same. What changed is the depth of availability of capital."
Matthew Harvey, Managing Director, Direct Lending at PGIM Private Capital, joined us for a quick Q&A to explore the new challenges, how PGIM approached them, and where the new opportunities lie.
"This is likely going to make the environment even more competitive."
Innovation has been a keyword for many years now, but in 2020, it means virtual meetings and digitally enhanced deal making. Pam Hendrickson, Chief Operating Officer and Vice Chairman Strategic Initiatives, The Riverside Company, shares how companies have been making the most of this situation, and what this means for the future of digitalisation and technology adoption.
"Anything around the cloud, smart data infrastructure, automation, and augmentation is worth prioritising."
The technology sector has stayed strong the past few months, but how do you pick your investments? Rudina Seseri, Founder & Managing Partner, Glasswing Ventures, shares her experience and what the recent COVID-19-driven trends mean for the future of working and investment.
"It's a lot harder to value equity."
Which classes of private equity have done well? How has Covid-19 changed the game in PE? Mark Sotir, President, Equity Group Investments, joined us to explore these questions and more.