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INSEAD Global Private Equity Initiative (GPEI) drives teaching, research and events in the field of private equity and related alternative investments at INSEAD, a world leading business school. It was launched in 2009 to combine the rigour and reach of the school's research capabilities with the talents of global professionals in the private equity industry. The GPEI aims to enhance the productivity of the capital deployed in this asset class and to facilitate the exchange of ideas and best practices. Read more about GPEI.


New Research

Private Equity Navigator

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Latest News

We are delighted that "Crisis at the Mill: Weaving an Indian Turnaround - Alvarez & Marsal" has won the EFMD Case Writing Award 2015!

Three Make-or-Break Factors for Tomorrow's Start-ups

By Philip Anderson

INSEAD Knowledge

December 2016

Funding the Next Generation of Entrepreneurs

By Rachel P. Farrell

Salamander - INSEAD Alumni Magazine

October 2016

The Factors That Create Outperforming Stars

By Avi Turetsky

INSEAD Knowledge

September 2016

Operational Improvement the Private Equity Way

By Graham Oldroyd

INSEAD Knowledge

September 2016




Upcoming Events   


Invest Europe-INSEAD

Single Family Office Day


28 March 2017

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15th Annual INSEAD Private Equity Conference


19 May 2017

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We thank our Corporate Partners for their longstanding support. It is not only a strong endorsement of our efforts, but allows us to extend the boundaries of private equity research and create a consistent dialogue between PE research and practitioners.