Dinner with Cyril DeMaria

Oct 11, 2018

A renowned international private equity expert, Cyril Demaria combines in-depth academic expertise and practical experience. He is Head of Private Markets at Wellershoff & Partners, providing independent buy-side and top-down research and advice. His extensive knowledge of the asset class spans 19 years during which he has notably held positions at the Chief Investment Office of UBS Wealth Management, where he was in charge of private markets research (buy side), founder and managing partner of venture capital funds, founder and CIO of Tiaré Investment Management AG.

He is currently Head of Private Markets Research at Wellershoff & Partners. Cyril lectures notably at EADA and EDHEC, and holds training sessions for SECA, InvestEurope and France Invest. He authored best-selling books on private equity, including “Introduction to private equity” (Wiley), running its second edition and translated into French (6th ed.), Spanish, Portuguese and Mandarin, and “Private Equity Fund Investments” (Palgrave).

Yesterday’s finance dinner with Cyril DeMaria was a great success! While eating snacks and drinking some wine, the professor shared lots of insights about a life in venture capital, private equity and what it means to teach at EDHEC. See you at the next dinner!