MCLEAN, Va., May 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Blue Ridge Partners, a management consultancy focused on helping companies accelerate profitable revenue growth and with experience serving more than 75 large and midcap PE firms globally, announced today that Moti Shahani, Blue Ridge Partners' Managing Director in London, will lead a panel at the INSEAD Private Equity Conference in France on May 27.
The theme of this year's conference is "Value Creation in a World of Excess Capital." The event is Europe's largest MBA-led private equity conference. In addition to students, the conference attracts hundreds of investment professionals, general and limited partners, and C-level executives to learn and network in a collegial campus environment.
Shahani will moderate the panel which will focus on how to create distinctive value in the small and midcap markets. Joining Shahani in the panel will be Keith Holdt, Director at Lloyds Development Capital, Martin Spirig, Partner at Invision, and Alain Cochenet, Investment Director at Pechel Industries.
"I am delighted to be moderating this panel on how to create distinctive value in the small and midcap arena. Blue Ridge's specialization in revenue growth, the no. 1 driver of value creation, gives us a strong perspective on the issues and opportunities. We have an excellent group of panelists drawn from well-established and successful firms with many decades of collective experience across the largest European PE markets and it will be a lively, interesting and well-informed discussion."
Shahani has more than 25 years' experience of driving value-creating growth. Before joining Blue Ridge Partners as Managing Director, he trained at McKinsey, founded one of the UK's earliest digital marketing consultancies, served as a strategy VP with American Express dealing with all non-US markets and consulted independently on growth to a large number of UK and global clients. He holds an MA in Economics from Kings College, Cambridge, England, and an MBA with Distinction from INSEAD, France.
INSEAD, known as the "business school for the world," is the world's largest graduate business school with campuses in Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. The event will begin at 8:30 A.M. CET and will be held at INSEAD's Europe Campus in Fontainebleau.
About Blue Ridge Partners
Blue Ridge Partners, recently named on Forbes Magazine's inaugural list of America's Best Management Consulting Firms, helps companies improve the performance of their revenue engines through innovative growth strategies and revitalization techniques – accelerating profitable revenue growth and improving value creation. Clients include more than 400 middle market and Fortune 500 companies across multiple industry sectors and over 80 private equity firms – both during deal evaluation/due diligence and post-acquisition. The firm has a reputation for delivering measurable impact quickly and efficiently. For more information, visit http://www.blueridgepartners.com
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