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Watch the Webinar on “The increasing role of private market assets in institutional investors’ portfolios"

Published: 13th December 2021 Last updated: 13th December 2021

Webinar Tilburg Institute for Private Debt (TiPD) at December 2. 2021; guests are Tim Jenkinson, University of Oxford, and Pascal Böni, Tilburg University. Moderated by Marco Da Rin, Tilburg University

Watch the Webinar on “The increasing role of private market assets in institutional investors’ portfolios"

Tim Jenkinson

Prof. Tim Jenkinson, Saïd Business School, University of Oxford

Tim Jenkinson is one of the leading authorities on private equity, IPOs, and institutional asset management. Tim is renowned for his ability to collect critical, previously inaccessible, data by building strong links with institutional investors, regulators and other players in the financial industry. His research is widely quoted and has been published in the top academic journals. Tim is Director of the Oxford Private Equity Institute and one of the founders of the Private Equity Research Consortium. Tim is a renowned teacher and presenter, and teaches executive courses on private equity, entrepreneurial finance, and valuation. He is a frequent keynote speaker at practitioner conferences and his research has won many awards, including the 2016 Harry Markowitz Prize (from the Journal of Investment Management for his work on private equity), the 2015 Commonfund Prize (for the paper with the most relevance to institutional investors) and a 2014 Brattle Group Prize (awarded by the American Finance Association for the best research on corporate finance). He is also a Professorial Fellow at Keble College, University of Oxford and a Research Associate of the European Corporate Governance Institute.

Outside of academia, Tim is a partner at the leading economics consultancy Oxera. He specialises in valuation, regulation, and finance, and he has been an expert witness in several high-profile cases. Tim has given evidence to the UK Treasury Select Committee on private equity and he was a Specialist Advisor to the Culture, Media and Sport Committee of the UK Parliament during their investigations into broadband provisions. He has also held board positions in several funds and companies. Tim joined Saïd Business School in 2000. He previously worked in the economics department at the University of Oxford, which he joined in 1987. He studied economics as an undergraduate at Cambridge University, before taking up the role of a Thouron Fellow to the University of Pennsylvania. Tim then returned to the UK and obtained a DPhil in Economics from Oxford.

Pascal Boni

Prof. Pascal Böni, Tilburg School of Economics and Management, Tilburg University

Pascal Böni is the managing director of Tilburg Institute for Private Debt (TiPD), a joint initiative of the Departments of Accountancy and Finance at Tilburg School of Economics and Management (TiSEM). His research focusses on bridging the gap between theory and practice in the field of finance and private debt. Research topics include the role of private debt in corporate finance, the analysis of the pricing and the performance of private debt assets as well as a variety of investor centered research topics. Pascal is also Associate Professor of Finance at TIAS, the business school of Tilburg University and Eindhoven University of Technology. Pascal earned his PhD in Finance from Tilburg University’s School of Economics and Management and graduated with a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the Simon Business School, the University of Raochester, New York (United States of America), and the University of Berne (Switzerland). He also gained an Executive Master of European and International Business Law (M.B-L.-HSG) from the Graduate School of Business, Economics, Law and Social Sciences at the University of St. Gallen (Switzerland).

Outside of academia, Pascal is the CEO of Remaco, a Swiss advisory and securities firm and member of Nexia International, currently the 8th largest global network of independent accounting and consulting firms. He specializes in corporate finance and private debt asset management. Pascal joined TiPD in 2021 and Remaco in 1998. He previously worked for two strategy consulting firms. He holds several board seats and advises national and international companies on topics related to corporate finance and private debt.

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