2018 Executive Training Workshop

Date: 
Monday, July 16, 2018 - 8:30am to Friday, July 20, 2018 - 4:30am
Venue: 
UWI Regional Headquarters, Mona, Kingston 7, Jamaica

The 2018 Executive Education Programme will seek to improve the knowledge of local investors in fund management, deal structuring and general PE/VC investing, creating a pool of private equity experts and knowledgeable participants.  There are two 2-day workshops.

Workshop 1 July 16-17, 2018
Principles & Practices of Private Equity & Venture Capital (Bas
ic/Intermediary)
The training will focus on building knowledge about the dynamics and best practices of the industry, provide an overview of the entire cycle of venture capital fund investing, and provide stakeholders with a general understanding of the venture capital and private equity industry. The course will also familiarize local institutional investors with the tools required to assess, monitor and evaluate the performance of the fund managers and funds in which they invest.

Workshop 2 July 19-20, 2018
Private Equity & Venture capital in the Investment Portfolio (Advan
ced)
The second training session will provide in-depth training for local fund managers, institutional investors and advisors. This course focuses, among other things, on deepening the understanding of the asset class and preparing stakeholders to undertake transactions in the venture capital and private equity industry.