Private Equity Exchange & Awards 2021

2018 WINNERS

LPs AWARDS

Best LP, Global Strategy with Private Equity Allocation > $10 billion: Ardian Fund of Funds & Hamilton Lane


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

Best LP, Regional Strategy: Schroder Adveq & Aberdeen Standard Investments

Best French LP, Regional Strategy: Idinvest Partners

GLOBAL AWARDS

Best Global Private Equity Fund: Apollo Global Management & CITIC PE


Best Fundraising & Investor Relations: PAI Partners 
Special Distinction: Equistone Partners Europe

Best Private Equity Personality of the Year: Marco De Benedetti, The Carlyle Group & Virginie Morgon and Patrick Sayer, Eurazeo

MANAGEMENT TEAM AWARDS

Best Management Team & Entrepreneurs: Albéa 

Special Distinction: Trescal

Best Build-up (Tandem Executive/LBO Funds): Paprec  

EASTERN EUROPEAN AWARD  

Best Russian & Central and Eastern European Private Equity Fund: BaltCap

NATIONAL AWARDS

Best Benelux LBO Fund: Ergon Capital Partners 


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

Best Italian LBO Fund: Investindustrial

Best Nordic LBO Fund: IK Investment Partners 
Special Distinction: Sentica Partners

Best Spanish LBO Fund: Alantra Private Equity & Miura Private Equity

Best UK LBO Fund: Livingbridge  

FRENCH AWARDS

Best French Large LBO Fund: Astorg & PAI Partners


Best French Mid & Upped Mid-Market LBO Fund: Ardian 

Best French Small & Lower Mid-Market LBO Fund: Keensight Capital 
Special Distinction: Initiative & Finance Gestion

Best French Turnaroud Investor: Perceva Capital 
Special Distinction: Alandia Industries  

PAN-EUROPEAN AWARDS

Best European Large LBO Fund: Advent International 


Best European Mid-Market LBO Fund: The Carlyle Group
Special Distinction: Equistone Partners Europe

Best European Turnaround Investor: Triton Partners 

Best European Venture Capital Private Equity Fund: Abingworth & Partech

Best European Growth Private Equity Fund: RAISE Investissement & Deutsche Private Equity (DPE)  

RISING STARS AWARDS  

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


Best European Venture Capital Private Equity Fund: 7 Global Capital &Daphni