LPEA Academy
Key figures Academy 2023








Hours of CPD training

In 2024, the LPEA Academy will be held throughout the year with online and in-person modules.

After six successful editions regrouping more than 340 participants and 40 speakers, we are happy to offer again a selection of foundation, intermediate and expert courses, inspired from the industry’s needs, expectations and delivered by seasoned hands-on practitioners.

If you have further questions, you can contact us at

Private Equity Foundation


11 March to 14 March, 2024

460 (Members) | 610 (Non-Members) + VAT

Why attend?

This is an exclusive training with Cyril Demaria, Affiliate Professor at EDHEC Business School. A private equity expert combining academic expertise and practical experience, he headed the private markets research activity at the firm. His extensive knowledge of the asset class spans 20 years during which he has notably held positions at the CIO of UBS, where he was in charge of private markets research (buy side). 

What to expect?

The training will take place online (via zoom) from 12 pm to 2 pm  from 11 March to 14 March, 2024.

It will notably include: 

  • Perspective on private markets: volumes, evolution, regions and strategies.
  • Setting up a portfolio.
  • Top-down and bottom-up approaches.
  • Illustration with real portfolios.
  • Current debates: numerator and denominator effects. and much more!

Venture Capital


18 March to 20 March, 2024

280 (Members) | 430 (Non-Members) + VAT

This module is provided by Jérôme Wittamer, Alain Rodermann, and Lily Wang from Expon Capital on Venture Capital.

The course will notably cover three sessions with the following topics:

  1. Venture Capital Fund dynamics
  2. Venture Capital deal making & tools
  3. Venture Capital Fund Investing


What to expect?

The training will take place online (via zoom) from 12:30 pm  from 18 March to 20 March, 2024.

It will notably include: 

  • VC Fund economics.
  • VC Portfolio diversification.
  • Negotiating term sheets.
  • Equity vs. convertibles
    and much more!

Middle Management Training

House of Finance - 12 Rue Erasme, 1468 Kirchberg

6, 8 & 13 May, 2024

555 (Members) | 710 (Non-Members) + VAT

Why attend?

This exclusive training, offered in collaboration with Zortify, is a unique blend of self-awareness and leadership skills development, designed to elevate your management and leadership capabilities.

What to expect?

Starting point for your journey is a personality assessment conducted by Zortify followed by three mastermind sessions with Sophia Karlsson, Senior Human Experience Manager:

  1. Personality, Leadership, and Team Building: Understanding Your Strengths
  2. Mastering Interpersonal Communication
  3. Resilience and Self-Efficacy: Enhancing Your Entrepreneurial Capital



17 April and 19 April, 2024

430 (Members) | 585 (Non-Members)

Session 1

PE Investment  –  key Luxembourg tax structuring aspects: overview of interest deduction limitations rules in Luxembourg and ATAD 2 anti-hybrid related measures.

Session 2

Tax considerations in PE Investment structuring, tax obligations and recent case law developments.

For more information, please download the brochure. 



PwC Academy

22 April to 24 April, 2024

TBC (Members) | TBC (Non-Members)

April 22: Introduction to valuation and valuation methodologies


  • Hind El Gaidi, ICG
  • Antoine Boggini, BHB
  • Elena Moisei, Kroll

April 23: Valuation of Private Equity, Private Debt and Venture Capital


  • Daniele Arcidiaco, KPMG
  • Samir Moussaoui, PwC Luxembourg
  • Irina Ridel, Mazars

April 24: Valuation of Infrastructure and Real Estate


  • Christophe Vandendorpe, EY
  • Rafael Le Saux, PwC Luxembourg
  • Alp Sen, EY
  • Alexandre Goossens, PwC Luxembourg


Secondaries 1


14 May to 16 May, 2024

TBC (Members) | TBC (Non-Members)

What to expect?

The first session will notably cover:

About EIF / Coller Capital & Secondaries
Market Overview and History
Volume & Pricing
Participants and (their) Motivations
Transaction Types
Why invest in Secondaries?

The second session will notably cover:

A Portfolio Management Tool
LP-led secondaries
GP-led secondaries

As described in our strategic plan 2020 – 2025, education and talent attraction are core LPEA priorities.

We, at the LPEA & LPEA Academy, firmly believe that:

VIDEO RECORDINGS of the academy 

The video recording of each of our modules is accessible to all registered participants in the respective module. To access the videos, please ask your module password to

Recordings will  be available once the module is finished.

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