1st Annual Private Markets Research Conference

Welcome to the 1st Annual Private Markets Research Conference, which presents the latest research papers shaping the future of private markets industry. We hope this event will become a reference in the field of private equity and real estate investment research. The conference benefits from the financial support of the Research Initiative ARDIAN/ Private Equity and Venture Capital, under the aegis of the Europlace Institute of Finance, HES-SO University of Applied Sciences & Arts Western Switzerland and Unigestion.




Lausanne, 30 June 2017 

Conference venue

Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne
Tschumi – Building N
Route de Cojonnex 18 / 1000 Lausanne 25 / Switzerland

Organizing committee

  • Serge Darolles, Université Paris-Dauphine
  • Cyril Demaria, Wellershoff & Partners
  • Emmanuel Jurczenko, Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne

Scientific committee

  • Gregory Brown, University of North Carolina
  • Serge Darolles, Université Paris-Dauphine
  • François Degeorge, Swiss Finance Institute and Università della Svizzera italiana
  • Zsuzsanna Fluck, Michigan State University
  • José-Miguel Gaspar, ESSEC
  • Martin Hoesli, University of Geneva
  • Tim Jenkinson, University of Oxford, Saïd Business School
  • Emmanuel Jurczenko, Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne
  • Benoit Leleux, IMD
  • Ludovic Phalippou, University of Oxford,Saïd Business School
  • David Robinson, Duke University, Fuqua School of Business and NBER