Debtwire covered Fried Frank and PwC's third annual roundtable discussion on “Developments in Unitranche Financing and the Future of Alternative Lending.
The roundtable was led by an all-female panel, moderated by Kate Downey, Fried Frank's Head of European Private Equity Funds Practice, together with Sofia Butt, Manager of Debt & Capital Advisory at PwC. The discussion focused on current market trends and covered challenges and opportunities for female professionals within the industry. Participants discussed topics including market and deal flow, portfolio management, the gender pay gap and fundraising.
The roundtable was attended by representatives from Alcentra, Barings, Deutsche Bank, Global Growth Capital, Muzinich & Co and Permira.