Call for papers: Private Capital Symposium 2023 at LBS

We invite you to submit your academic research papers for next year’s Private Capital Symposium. Please submit papers related to private equity or venture capital for presentation on day two of the symposium by the 5th of March 2023.

Call for papers - Private Capital Symposium 2023

The 14th Private Capital Symposium will be held on 16-17 May 2023 at London Business School, bringing together influential industry experts and academic thought leaders for two days of inspiring, thought-provoking, open and lively debate. The symposium will be hosted by the Institute of Entrepreneurship and Private Capital (IEPC) residing at LBS.

Register your interest in attending.
About the Institute
Entrepreneurship and finance have been at the heart of London Business School for the last 20 years. Launched in 2021, the Institute of Entrepreneurship and Private Capital (IEPC), was born from the merger of the Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship and the Centre for Private Equity. 
The scientific committee will comprise: 

  • Luisa Alemany, Associate Professor of Management Practice at London Business School and Academic Director IEPC
  • Gary Dushnitsky, Associate Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship at London Business School
  • Victoria Ivashina, Lovett-Learned Chaired Professor of Finance and Head of the Finance Unit at Harvard Business School
  • Josh Lerner, Jacob H. Schiff Professor of Investment Banking at Harvard Business School
  • Ramana Nanda, Professor of Entrepreneurial Finance at Imperial Business School
  • Ilya A. Strebulaev, The David S. Lobel Professor of Private Equity & Finance, Founder & Director, Venture Capital Initiative, Graduate School of Business, Stanford University
  • Florin Vasvari, Professor of Accounting, Chair, Accounting Faculty; Academic Director IEPC
  • Michael S. Weisbach, Ralph W. Kurtz Chair in Finance at Ohio State University.


The deadline for the submission of papers is Sunday 5 March 2023.


Please submit your paper here.  

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