May 22 INSEAD Professor: Claudia Zeisberger

Dear Alumni,
You are invited to an evening with INSEAD Professor Claudia Zeisberger in Zurich on May 22, 2018.

Mastering Private Equity: Transformation via Venture Capital, Minority Investments and Buyouts w/ Prof Claudia Zeisberger, Zurich
May 22, 2018, Zurich
Join us to engage with Professor Claudia Zeisberger, known for her popular PE courses at INSEAD and her extensive research on PE in emerging markets. Close working relationships with private equity firms and their investee companies, institutional investors, Family Offices and Sovereign Wealth Funds informs her work. Besides the academic activities, Professor Zeisberger is a founding investor of ‘INSEAD Alum Ventures’ seed fund. She also mentors early stage companies and first-time entrepreneurs. Wiley recently published her second co-authored book, entitled Mastering Private Equity.


Claudia Zeisberger, Senior Affiliate Professor of Decision Sciences and Entrepreneurship & Family Enterprise & Academic Director, Global Private Equity Initiative (GPEI) INSEAD Professor.
Professor Zeisberger is a Senior Affiliate Professor of Decision Sciences and Entrepreneurship & Family Enterprise at INSEAD, and the Founder and Academic Director of the school’s private equity centre (GPEI). Her PE course has been awarded the “Dean’s Commendation for Excellence in MBA Teaching” annually since 2008.  She launched ‘Managing Corporate Turnarounds’ a popular MBA elective known for its intensive computer-based simulation involving an iconic car brand and its struggle with bankruptcy. As a natural extension, she teaches INSEAD’s Risk management elective. Before joining INSEAD in 2005, she spent 16 years in investment banking in New York, London, Frankfurt, Tokyo and Singapore.

Key Facts

When: Tuesday, May 22, 2018 18:30
Where: Au Premier, Bahnhofpl. 15, 8001 Zurich (inside the ZurichHB – main train station)

CHF 55 Swiss NAA Members (paid up) // CHF 85 Alumni Non-members & Guests

18.30: Welcome & Registration
19:00: Claudia Zeisberger, Q&A
20:30 to 21:30: Apéro Riche

INSEAD Alumni Association Switzerland
Martin Spirig, MBA 06J, IPEC President
Reto Gygax, MBA 13D, Zurich Chapter President