IIR Workshop: Dissecting the PE Industry – Seeing Opportunities You May Not Know About
Quite often, students interested in a career in private equity think “venture versus buyout/later stage” or “investments/transactional versus operational”. Did you know that there are literally dozens of careers in the PE industry that you may have never thought of? This workshop will introduce you to a multitude of careers that fall within the PE industry and also give you a brief description of the related skills that different roles require, some pros and cons of different career paths, and ways to pursue some of these positions.
Tim is founder of TKelly Consulting and a former partner at Adams Street Partners. At Adams Street, he was a member of the leveraged buyouts, growth capital, and special situations teams within the primary investments team. Previously, he served as a managing director in the equity investment team at GE Commercial Finance. While at the company, Kelly was responsible for managing a team of 15 private equity professionals and a portfolio that consisted of approximately $1.8 billion in private direct and fund equity investments and an actively managed portfolio of publicly-traded equity securities received from portfolio distributions.