London (PRWEB) November 15, 2013
Today, the Association for Corporate Growth® (ACG), the global organization focused on driving middle-market growth concluded the first-ever ACG EuroGrowth® conference at the Sheraton Park Lane Hotel in London, England. The premier conference brought together M&A professionals from around the world from all industry segments and featured speakers from Microsoft Corporation, Qubit and Francisco Partners.
"ACG EuroGrowth demonstrated the demand and strength of middle-market dealmaking in the European marketplace," said Pam Hendrickson, chief operating officer, The Riverside Company and ACG chairman of the board. "The 200 M&A professionals who attended this year’s event benefited from a robust and comprehensive program that offered unmatched networking and dealmaking opportunities along with the latest thought leadership.”
At the conference, global M&A professionals heard from a panel of technology experts including Marc Brown, global head of M&A and strategic investments, Microsoft Corporation, Deep Shah, partner, Francisco Partners, and Graham Cooke, managing director and founder, Qubit. In addition to industry-focused education, EuroGrowth attendees participated in exclusive networking events including ACG Capital Connection® and other focused roundtable sessions.
“The opportunities at EuroGrowth matched what attendees have come to experience and expect over the last four decades at ACG’s InterGrowth conference,” said Charlie Johnstone, partner, ECI Partners LLP, co-chair of EuroGrowth and board member of ACG UK. “Private equity professionals, intermediaries, lenders, advisers, corporate executives and development officers all benefited from cutting-edge roundtable discussions and intimate networking opportunities – there was something for everyone.”
EuroGrowth 2014 will be held in London in the fall of next year.
About Association for Corporate Growth
ACG’s 14,500 members include professionals from private equity firms, corporations and lenders that invest in middle-market companies, as well as from law, accounting, investment banking and other firms that provide advisory services. Founded in 1954, ACG is a global organization with 56 chapters. Learn more at http://www.acg.org. ACG drives middle-market growth. Learn how at http://www.middlemarketgrowth.org.