Nick Curwen, EQT Fund Management

Nick Curwen

Nick joined EQT Fund Management Sarl (EFMS) in April 2018, acting as Managing Director and Board member and overseeing the Credit and Public Value funds within Fund Management. Nick is now responsible for overseeing Portfolio Management at EFMS, over seeing all deal execution within EQT Fund Management. Prior to joining EQT, Nick was Country Head, responsible for the day to day management as well as strategic growth, for SS&C GlobeOp in Dublin and then in Luxembourg, having set up the Luxembourg office in 2013. Prior to SS&C, he was Head of Client Services at European Credit Management Ltd in London. Nick started his career in Luxembourg and held numerous roles within the financial services industry before moving to London.  


Continuity and stability in a changing environment

Working with moving parts: tax (notably BEPS) regulation, technology, geopolitics etc.
What are the solutions for “business as usual”?


PE Structuring trends: the how and why

Structuring funds in an international context, making the best of the Luxembourg toolbox, accommodating demands from international investors: How is it done well?
Parallel structures, master-feeder structures: Why are they used?


Brexit: where to from here?


Drivers of change for private equity funds' operating models

ALFI PE Survey: Key insights from the PE fund industry perspective in Luxembourg
Operating models are changing under the influence of regulation, cost, automation and digitalisation. How can these models be optimised to deliver on strategy? What is at stake?


Parallel Workshop I: The FUTURE of PE in cooperation with


Parallel Workshop II: Tax (BEPS, ATAD)

The ever changing tax landscape – How upcoming changes including BEPS and ATAD will impact PE and other alternative investment fund structures


Sustainable PE: a value-driven approach in building and managing portfolio companies

Sustainable growth companies increasingly catch investors’ interest through their combination of financial performance and positive impact generation. PE managers incorporate ESG aspects into their investment analysis, decision-making and monitoring.  The impact of sustainability aspects on every phase of the PE deal.


Practical insights on how to build an effective RM Function

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