The Governance of AIF & AIFM
“Practical case studies focusing on key questions of Board members should be asking in the context of AIFs and AIFMs”
Yann Power is Regulatory Expert at me business solutions (mebs). mebs provides professional governance solutions to management companies, alternative investment fund managers (AIFMs), UCITS, alternative investment funds (AIFs) and professionals of the financial sector (PSFs), as well as unregulated structures.
Yann is specialised in governance, compliance and regulatory matters impacting traditional and alternative asset management. He serves Luxembourg management companies, AIFMs and funds.
He is co-chairman of the ILA Alternatives Taskforce and of the Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry (ALFI)’s European Long-Term Investment Fund (ELTIF) Working group. He is a member of a number of industry working groups and of the Association of Luxembourg Compliance Officers (ALCO).
Keith Burman is a Luxembourg-based independent director on various cross-border real estate, private equity, debt and infrastructure investment funds and corporate entities.
He is involved in several industry bodies (ALFI, ILA, RICS, LuxAfrica) and is a chartered Fellow of the RICS and an ILA Certified Director.
Michael is General Counsel at Mangrove Capital Partners, an early-stage venture capital firm. At Mangrove, he manages the firm’s legal affairs and is responsible for the structuring, negotiation and execution of investments and exits.
Michael has over 10 years of experience in advising on M&A, private equity and venture capital transactions. He is admitted as a Solicitor of the Superior Courts of England & Wales.
Bronwyn Salvat-Winter is the Compliance Director and Conducting Officer for M&G Luxembourg, a Super ManCo with approx. EUR80bn AuM across Real Estate, UCITS and Fixed Income products. She has been with M&G Lux since 2008 working initially in an operational and governance capacity for 5 Real Estate funds where she was responsible for risk, valuation, compliance and oversight of delegates.
She project managed the setting up of a Ch 16 ManCo in 2012, obtaining an AIFM license and implementing the AIFM operating model in 2014. More recently, she was a core member of the project team extending the AIFM license to a Super ManCo license and setting up and implementing an expanded Lux operating platform as M&G’s response to Brexit.
Adrian Aldinger is a Partner in the Private Equity & Real Estate practice of Arendt & Medernach where he advises fund sponsors on all legal and regulatory aspects related to the structuring, formation, marketing and ongoing operation of alternative investment funds with a particular focus on real estate, private equity, debt and venture capital funds.
Further areas of expertise include primary and secondary fund investments, fund governance and compliance, separately managed accounts, joint ventures as well as carried interest and co-investment arrangements.
He studied law in Erlangen and Berlin and holds the German first (2007) and second (2009) state exam in law. He is admitted to the bars of Berlin (Germany) and Luxembourg.
He is founding member and vice chairman of the German-Luxembourg Lawyers’ Association.
Languages: English, French and German.
ILA board member, with more than 20 years of experience in the finance and investment banking sector. She is board member of numerous companies with infrastructure investments. She obtained the INSEAD Certificate in Corporate Governance and is a Certified Director of ILA since 2012. She is also Board member at, the Institute for Global Financial Integrity (TIGFI), and International School of Luxembourg. She is the Luxembourg Ambassador of the INSEAD Directors Network. She has broad experience of investment decision processes, valuations, definition and implementation of long term strategy, monitoring execution and performance of investment.
Date and Time
To 08/10/2020 17:00