New York, NY, December 29, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Mat Rosswood, Partner, BDO USA LLP will speak at the Knowledge Congress’ webcast entitled: “The Capital Overhang Issue in Private Equity Funds Explored.” This event is scheduled for Wednesday, January 25, 2012 from 12:00pm – 2:00pm (ET).
For further details, please visit: http://www.knowledgecongress.org/event_2012_capital_overhang.html
About Mat Rosswood
Mat Rosswood is a lead partner in BDO’s Transaction Advisory Practice. Working closely with BDO’s Capital Markets and Private Equity teams, Mat builds collaborative multi-disciplinary teams to support both strategic and financial sponsors in both buy-side and sell-side transactions.
Mat’s career began in London, England, where he served some of the world’s largest and most respected corporations. He took global relationship management roles and supervised multi-national project teams in both compliance and Transaction Advisory assignments – both domestically and internationally. Relocating in San Francisco in 2003, Mat continued to enhance his specialism in Transaction Advisory Services and now completes some 30+ transactions annually.
Mat serves a broad client base, from boutique financial sponsors to multi-national strategic buyers across the deal spectrum including growth equity investments, leveraged buy-out and strategic acquisitions.
Mat holds Bachelor degrees in International Management and French from the University of Bath, England.
About BDO USA LLP
Strategically focused. Remarkably responsive. A century of experience. BDO’s Private Equity Practice provides integrated, value-added assurance, tax, and consulting services across the fund cycle, and across the world – all through a single point of contact. Those who know Private Equity, know BDO.
For more information about Mat Rosswood and BDO USA LLP, please visit: http://www.bdo.com/
One of the key trends affecting companies of all sizes is the notable capital overhang of private equity funds – the large amount of money raised by firms that remains to be uncalled. Studies show that the capital overhang significantly affects large funds amounting to $1 billion and over. The good news is that smaller funds, are less affected however remain at risk.
The Knowledge Group is producing a two-hour Live webcast which will explore the issues and concerns surrounding the capital overhang &private equity funds. Speakers will provide their expert opinions to help companies and investors navigate through potential pitfalls. The discussion will include:
• Fundamentals and Updates on Capital Overhang in Private Equity Funds (Large & Small)
• Impact on Companies, Investors, Buyout and Private Equity Industries
• Best Practices and Investment Opportunities
• Strategies for Investment Risk Management
• And answers to questions submitted by you!
About The Knowledge Group, LLC/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Congress is a series of live webcasts produced by The Knowledge Group, LLC, which examine trends, regulatory, and technology changes across a variety of industries. Its mission is to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webcasts that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format.
The organization brings together the world's leading authorities and industry participants through informative two-hour webcasts to study the impact of changes and emerging trends. Hear from leading government officials/regulators, key thought leaders, and industry experts objectively analyze the latest trends and issues and their impact on industries. For further details, please visit the organization’s website: www.knowledgecongress.org)