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Standing Up For Private Equity: My Year as EVCA Chairman (by George Anson)

HarbourVest’s George Anson has completed his term as the Chairman of the European Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (EVCA). In Standing Up for Private Equity: My Year as EVCA …

HarbourVest Expands Focus on Real Assets and Welcomes Michael Dean as Principal

HarbourVest is pleased to announce that Michael Dean has joined the firm as a Principal. Mike joins the secondary team with a focus on real assets, including energy, infrastructure, real …

HarbourVest Receives AIFM Authorisation

HarbourVest, a leading private markets investment firm, today announces that HarbourVest Partners (Europe) Limited has been authorised by the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) as an Alternative Investment Fund Manager …

Carolina Espinal Among 40 Under 40 Rising Stars of Private Equity 2014

HarbourVest Principal Carolina Espinal has been named on Dow Jones’ Private Equity News’ second annual list of 40 Under 40 Rising Stars of Private Equity. The editors of Financial News have created a list …

Sebastiaan van den Berg Discusses Australian Private Equity with the Asian Venture Capital Journal

Sebastiaan van den Berg discusses buyout activity across Asia, as well as recent private equity trends in Australia, with the Asian Venture Capital Journal. Please access the interview here.

HarbourVest Closes 2013 Direct Co-Investment Fund Above Target at $1 billion

– Fund was oversubscribed and closed above target size due to strong investor interest – Initial investment portfolio includes co-investment in Digital Insight, which was sold in January 2014 for …

George Anson Interview on Reuters Insider TV

George Anson discusses current private equity opportunities in Europe during a live interview on Reuters Insider TV. Please access the interview here.

Africa PE: Global Perspective Article by Alex Wolf

In the April 2014 edition of AfricaAM Asset Management magazine, HarbourVest’s Alex Wolf makes the case that Africa is increasingly attractive to international private equity investors, outlining both the challenges …

PEI Readers Name HarbourVest the North American Fund of Funds of the Year

HarbourVest Partners, LLC (“HarbourVest” or the “Firm”) is pleased to announce that the readers of Private Equity International have once again voted HarbourVest the North American Fund of Funds of …

HarbourVest Achieves Fifth Annual SSAE 16 Report

HarbourVest has received its fifth report on controls placed in operation, a Type II SSAE 16 (formerly SAS 70) Report – Private Equity Fund Administration Report on Controls Placed in …