Finding resiliency into 2024: which sectors are we doubling down on?

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Finding resiliency into 2024: which sectors are we doubling down on?

Finding resiliency into 2024: which sectors are we doubling down on?

About the speakers
  • Cem Meric
    Cem Meric
    Partner at LGT Capital Partners
    Cem Meric is a Partner at LGT Capital Partners Ltd. and Head of Private Equities Primaries Europe team. Prior to joining LGT Capital Partners Ltd. in early 2001, Mr. Meric began his career at Argos Soditic (a pan-European middle market buyout group) as an analyst, where he was a member of the Swiss investment team. During and after his studies, Mr. Meric gained experience in M&A as well as private equity with Benexi/BNP Private Equity in Paris. Mr. Meric serves on the advisory board of a number of private equity partnerships.
  • Michael Lindauer
    Michael Lindauer
    Managing Director, Global Head of Private Equity at Allianz Capital Partners GmbH
    Michael is the Global Head of Allianz Capital Partners’ (ACP) global private equity investment activities with AuM in excess of EUR 29bn. He joined Allianz in 2003 from PricewaterhouseCoopers Corporate Finance where he advised on venture capital and buyout transactions in Germany.Prior to that he was Head of Controlling for Yahoo! Germany. Michael started his career as auditor at PricewaterhouseCoopers. Michael Lindauer represents Allianz on several fund advisory boards and is a former Director of Invest Europe.
  • Judith Charpentier
    Judith Charpentier
    Partner, Head of Healthcare at Astorg
    Judith joined Astorg in 2009 and leads the Healthcare team globally. She is a member of the Flagship Fund Executive Committee and of the Investment Committee. Deal experience includes OPEN Health, Corden Pharma,Cytel, ,Clario, Nemera, Echosens , HRA Pharma amongst others. Prior to joining Astorg, Judith worked in Investment Banking at Morgan Stanley, in Paris and New York. Judith is an ESSEC graduate and holds a Master in Political Science from Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne University.
  • Jonathan Zafrani
    Jonathan Zafrani
    Co-Head of Carlyle Europe Partners at Carlyle
    Jonathan Zafrani is a Managing Director, Partner and Co-Head on the Carlyle Europe Partners investment advisory team. He is based in Paris. Mr. Zafrani has advised on a number of European investments during his time at Carlyle including MAK-System, European Camping Group, Innovista Sensors, Sagemcom, Numericable and Casema. He is currently a member of the Boards of Directors of Acrotec, ADB Safegate and Saverglass. In addition, Mr. Zafrani sits on Carlyle’s European Private Equity Executive Committee, which was formed in 2022 to drive deeper collaboration across all the firm’s Corporate Private Equity activities in the region. Mr. Zafrani joined Carlyle in 1999 and has been a Managing Director since 2013. He is a graduate of HEC.

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