Deputy Director General, BVCA
Gurpreet Manku is the BVCA’s Deputy Director General and Director of Policy. She is responsible for leading the BVCA’s response to a wide range of issues and challenges facing the industry from a legal and regulatory perspective, both in the UK and Europe. She is also the executive liaison to the Private Equity Reporting Group, the body responsible for monitoring the industry’s compliance with the Walker Guidelines on Transparency and Disclosure. Before joining the BVCA she worked at Deloitte LLP and specialised in advising private equity funds and their managers. Gurpreet studied at the London School of Economics and is a Chartered Accountant and a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales.
Panel: 13:30 – 14:30
Industry’s response to COVID-19 and what changes are afoot for the future
Leading players from the investment market will discuss the impact of the industry’s response to supporting access to finance during 2020 and what needs to be done in short and longer term to address the potential growth finance gap going forward to support our future economic recovery.