Tough Antitrust Enforcement is Here to Stay: What it Means for Tech M&A Dealmaking
Federal antitrust regulators are aggressively reviewing and challenging more M&A transactions than ever. What does this mean for private equity firms and their prospects?
From Private Markets to IPOs: Decoding the Investment Landscape with Fidelity’s Karin Fronczke
At Tech Trek 2023, Karin Fronczke of Fidelity Investments discusses valuation dynamics, the importance of fundamentals, emerging opportunities in AI, and the trajectory of American IPOs.
The Age of the Strategic Financial Officer
No longer just confined to an operational role managing financial issues, the CFO’s office is fast becoming a hub for strategic thinking, requiring skills that range from investor relations and human resources to deep analytics and data visualization.
The Road to Recovery: Dealmaking, AI, and New Investment Strategies
Cully Davis discusses the evolving dealmaking landscape, companies’ measured re-entry into the market, and the transformative potential of new innovations in artificial intelligence.
Building and Developing Private Market Portfolios in a Downturn
Seyonne Kang of Stepstone Group sheds light on the evolving private market landscape, emphasizing the balance between operational efficiency and growth, new avenues for investment, and the importance of a human-centric approach to business challenges.
Sonya Brown: Shifting Consumer Trends Spur New Strategies for Founders and Investors
At Jefferies’ Private Internet Conference, growth equity leader Sonya Brown discusses evolving consumer trends, technology’s impact on e-commerce, and new opportunities in the post-COVID economy.
Lightspeed’s Faraz Fatemi: Navigating the Shift in Consumer Social Post-Pandemic
At Jefferies’ Private Internet Conference, Faraz Fatemi of Lightspeed Venture Partners discusses post-pandemic shifts in social media and e-commerce, highlighting the rise of recommendation media, new monetization models, and the evolving landscape for companies preparing for IPO.
Overtime’s Zach Weiner on The Changing Space of Sports Media for Gen Z
Zach Weiner, Co-Founder and President of Overtime, offers a blueprint for companies navigating the rapidly evolving consumer landscape. His focus on audience centricity and digital adaptation made Overtime one of the most exciting new ventures in sports and media.
2023 Tech Sector Outlook: Navigating Disruptions and Opportunities
Cameron Lester, Global Co-Head of Technology, Media, and Telecom Investment Banking, expresses bullishness on the future of the tech sector, despite recent financial tightening.
The Path Forward: A Healthier Startup Ecosystem Emerges
Gaurav Kittur, Global Co-Head of Internet Investment Banking, shares his perspective on challenges facing the tech ecosystem, the strategic adaptations made by startups, and emerging opportunities for growth.
Former Airbnb CFO Laurence Tosi Preaches Caution and Patience
Laurence Tosi, Founder and Managing Partner of WestCap Group, offers guidance to young companies navigating a challenging IPO market.
How American Investors Can Learn from Chinese Innovation
Connie Chan, General Partner at Andreessen Horowitz, offers insight into the Chinese consumer technology landscape, highlighting key takeaways for American entrepreneurs and investors.