IESE Business School - Barcelona Campus Norte
IESE Business School - Barcelona Campus Norte, Carrer d'Arnús i de Garí, nº 3, 7, 08034 Barcelona, Spain

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Event Date Thu Oct 8 CEST - Fri Oct 9 CEST (over 1 year ago)
In your timezone (EST): Thu Oct 8 10:00am - Fri Oct 9 1:30pm
Location IESE Business School - Barcelona Campus Norte
Carrer d'Arnús i de Garí, nº 3, 7, 08034 Barcelona, Spain
Region EMEA

The conference will be an opportunity for search-CEOs, active searchers, new searchers, and search fund investors from around the world to meet and discuss issues of mutual interest.

On Thursday, October 8, there will be private meetings for search-CEOs and searchers with their investors, scheduled throughout the day. Conference registration and the opening session of the conference will take place later on Thursday afternoon, followed by a cocktail gathering for all registered attendees.

Friday, October 9, will be a full day of conference sessions, with noted speakers from the international search fund community. The conference will conclude with a networking cocktail party for all attendees on a roof-top terrace overlooking the city of Barcelona.

Throughout the conference there will be ample time and spaces for informal, impromptu meetings among attendees.


2020 Speakers


Simon Webster
Chairman of the Advisory Board, IESE Search Fund Center

Rob Johnson
Visiting Professor of Entrepreneurship, IESE Business School

Jan Simon
Visiting Professor of Financial Management, IESE Business School

Peter Kelly
Lecturer in Management, Stanford Graduate School of Business

Jürgen Rilling
Managing Director, Mirablau

José R. Stella
Co-CEO and Co-Founder, QMC Telecom International Holdings

Will Thorndike
Managing Director, Housatonic Partners

Sponsors & Partners

2020 Sponsors

• Pacific Lake Partners
• DLA Piper