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Interview with Miguel Zurita: Funds of funds – What next?


Eamon Devlin interviews Miguel Zurita, Managing Partner of Altamar Capital Partners. Miguel co-manages the private equity business - primaries, secondaries and co-investments, and as Co-Chief Investment Officer he sits on every investment committee of the Altamar Funds.

Eamon and Miguel discuss the following topics:

• How have funds of funds changed?

• What are the challenges?

• Growth of Altamar Capital Partners

• Role of secondaries

• Separate managed accounts

Managing Partner Altamar Capital Partners, Miguel Zurita, has over 25-years of experience in private equity, having coordinated multiple direct PE investments in diverse sectors and geographies. Prior to joining Altamar, he was a senior partner at Mercapital, a leading manager in the Spanish middle market where, on top of leading numerous investments, he was actively involved in its fundraising as well as in the firm’s expansion in Latin America. Previously, he was Investment Director of Mexcapital, a pioneering Private Equity firm in Mexico.

Miguel holds Bachelor Degrees in Law and Business Administration (E-3) from ICADE, and completed an MBA with honours at INSEAD. He has been a Professor of Financial Management at ICADE and IEB. Miguel is also Chairman of ASCRI (Asociación Española de Capital, Crecimiento e Inversión).

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Relevant links:

MJ Hudson services - Private funds law

Miguel Zurita's LinkedIn - Click here

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Featured song - Bob Marley - Jammin

  • Topics
  • Altarmar
  • co-investments
  • funds of funds
  • investors
  • managed accounts
  • Miguel Zurita
  • private equity
  • private funds
  • secondaries
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