Private Equity Exchange & Awards 2021

2017 WINNERS

LPs AWARDS

Best LP, Global Strategy with Private Equity Allocation > $10 billion: LGT Capital Partners 

Special Distinction: Hamilton Lane

Best LP, Global Strategy with Private Equity Allocation < $10 billion: Allianz Capital Partners

Best LP, Regional Strategy: eQ Asset Management

Best French LP, Regional Strategy: Access Capital Partners

GLOBAL AWARDS

Best Global Private Equity Fund: Advent International


Best Fundraising & Investor Relations: HgCapital 
Special Distinction: Intermediate Capital Partner (ICG)

Best Private Equity Personality of the Year: Xavier Moreno, Chairman, Astorg

MANAGEMENT AWARDS

Best Management Team & MBO: Meilleurtaux.com


Best Build-up (Tandem Executives/LBO Funds: Europcar & Novacap

EASTERN EUROPEAN AWARD 

Best Russian & Central and Eastern European Private Equity Fund: Abris Capital Partners

NATIONAL AWARDS

Best Benelux LBO Fund: Bencis Capital Partners 

Special Distinction: 3i Private Equity

Best German, Austrian & Swiss LBO Fund: Ufenau Capital Partners 
Special Distinction: Deutsche Private Equity (DPE)

Best Italian LBO Fund: Wise SGR

Best Nordic LBO Fund: Accent Equity Partners & Triton Partners

Best Spanish LBO Fund: Portobello Capital

Best UK LBO Fund: Inflexion Private Equity 
Special Distinction: August Equity  

FRENCH AWARDS

Best French Large LBO Fund: PAI Partners


Best French Mid & Upped Mid-Market LBO Fund: Equistone Partners Europe 
Special Distinction: Ardian Mid Cap Buyout

Best French Small & Lower Mid-Market LBO Fund: Montefiore Investment

Best French Regional Private Equity Fund: iXO Private Equity

Best French Turnaroud Investor: FCDE

PAN-EUROPEAN AWARDS

Best European Large LBO Fund: Advent International


Best European Mid-Market LBO Fund: Astorg

Best European Turnaround Investor: Apollo Global Management 
Special Distinction: H2 Equity Partners

Best European Venture/Growth Private Equity Fund: Keensight Capital & Idinvest Partners 
Special Distinction: NextStage AM  

RISING STARS AWARDS 

Best Fundraising & Investor Relations: Hivest Capital Partners


Best Private Equity Personality of the Year: Neal Costello, Managing Director, AlpInvest Partners

Best Build-up (Tandem Executives/LBO Funds: Infodis & Mecadaq

Best Russian & Central and Eastern European Private Equity Fund: 4i Capital Partners & Practica Capital

Best Italian LBO Fund: Armònia

Best Nordic LBO Fund: Summa Equity & Longship

Best French Small & Lower Mid-Market LBO Fund: Elige Capital & RAISE Investissement

Best French Regional Private Equity Fund: Loire Valley

Best European Venture/Growth Private Equity Fund: Highland Europe & Extendam