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Private Equity symposium & networking dinner

How to create a successful exit strategy as a private equity investor

On Friday 17 and Saturday 18 November, RSM's fulltime MBA students will be hosting the 8th edition of the annual RSM Private Equity Competition. It brings the finest finance talents from over 15 leading business schools worldwide to Amsterdam with the aim to connect them with business professionals and academia in an exciting environment. As every year, the participants will evaluate and present a challenging investment case developed by RSM, providing them with the unique opportunity to develop valuable skills. The presentations will be evaluated by a jury of experts in Finance and Private Equity. The winning team will receive a cash price of 5,000 Euro.

Next to the actual competition, the RSM team is also hosting two networking events, to which alumni are cordially invited. You can register for symposium and/or the dinner individually or choose for a combination ticket for both events.

Symposium: How to create a successful exit strategy as a private equity investor

ABN AMRO Head Office, Auditorium, ground floor, Gustav Mahlerlaan 10, Amsterdam

14:30 Registration & refreshments
15:00 Opening by Arjen Mulder, professor of Corporate Finance, RSM
15:15 Expert speakers topics and speakers include:

  • Preparing a successful exit strategy: the importance of restructuring by Barbara Stam, Head of Financial Restructuring & Recovery/International Clients

  • How to return your capital as a private equity investor: pros and cons of different exit strategies, Gert Jan van der Hoeven, Managing Partner, H2 Equity Partners

  • How to minimise company risk in an exit strategy: the business reality, Machteld Groeneveld, Director Corporate Strategy, CMIS Group

17:00 Closure by Annemarie Jorritsma
18:00 Reception

Private Equity Case Competition networking dinner

Please note the change of location for the dinner, this takes place from 19:00 hrs. onwards at the Crowne Plaza Amsterdam, Broadway room, George Gershwinlaan 101, Amsterdam.


More information

About the RSM Private Equity Case Competion

The Private Equity Competition aims to provide participants the opportunity to build their Private Equity case analysis and presentation skills, and to connect them with international professionals from Private Equity and Finance. The RSM Private Equity Case Competition is the premier private equity case competition in the world, organised by MBA students for MBA students. The event is held on an annual basis in Amsterdam.

It brings together teams from the world's leading business schools to learn, compete and network with each others and professionals in Private Equity and Finance.

The PE Competition is a great opportunity for MBA students to:

  • Network: with students and professionals in Private Equity, Finance and Academia

  • Learn: by solving a real case and presenting the proposal to a panel of judges

The participating teams will receive a real Private Equity case ahead of the event and are requested to submit their proposals, which will then be reviewed by the jury.

Opportunities to get involved

If you are interested in sponsoring this event or contributing in any other way, please contact Irene Broekmans.