Cocktails & Conversation with Bill Egan, Alta Communications
The Lenox Hotel, Boston
WPEP Members and Prospective Members Only
Please join your Wharton Private Equity Partner friends and colleagues for a cocktail reception and Q&A session with Bill Egan. Bill is a founder and General Partner of Alta Communications. He founded Alta's predecessor firm, Burr, Egan, Deleage & Co., in 1979, and has identified and backed several of America's leading growth companies in the information technology, life sciences, and communications industries. Prior to founding Burr, Egan, Deleage & Co., Bill was a Partner at TA Associates. Bill began his career as a Manager of Venture Capital for New England Enterprise Capital Corporation. He is past President and Chairman of the National Venture Capital Association.
We will have a casual evening of networking as well as a Q&A session with Bill Egan. Bill will delve into discussions on:
· Understanding the current state of the private equity market
· Reflections on the history of the private equity business
· Thoughts on starting a private equity firm
Monday, September 25, 2006
6:30 – 8:30 pm
6:30: Cocktails begin
7:00 – 7:45: Q&A with Bill Egan
7:45 – 9:00: Informal networking
This event is free but limited to WPEP members and Wharton alumni currently working in the private equity field.
If you are interested in joining WPEP visit the following link to apply for membership.
The Lenox Hotel
The Heritage Room (Located on the Second Floor)
61 Exeter Street (at Boylston)
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