IVCA Newsletter August 31, 2022

IVCA Newsletter

 

 

August 31, 2022

Association News

IVCA Feature: New Member Profile of Runway Growth Capital

Let's get signed up! September 8: IVCA Diversity Series, Part 3

We're waiting to hear from you! IVCA is seeking nominations for the 2022 IVCA Awards!

The 2022 IVCA Scholar Program Has Concluded!


Legislative News

IVCA Provides Updates for State Legislative Issues - 08/31/22 


IVCA Events

September 8, 2022 - IVCA Inclusion in Action, Part 3 - How To Be Authentic at Work, Especially in Uncertain Times

October 20, 2022 - IVCA CFO Summit for Finance Professionals of VC/PE Firms (only)

November 18, 2022 - IVCA Inclusion in Action, Part 4 - Strategies for Survival: Cultivating Mentors and Allies for Success

December 5, 2022 - 2022 IVCA Awards Dinner presented by Kirkland & Ellis LLP


Other Events of Interest

August 25, 2022 - MWE/William Blair Private Equity Summer Social For Healthcare Investors

September 14, 2022 - MWE PE Boot Camp for Young/Midlevel PE Professionals

September 22, 2022 - 2022 Momentum Awards


Industry News

RiverGlade Capital Closes $453 Million Private Equity Healthcare Fund II

Alma Raises $130M in Series D Funding led by Thoma Bravo to Advance its Mission to Simplify Access to High Quality, Affordable Mental Health Care

Linden Announces Preferred Equity Investment in Lab Logistics

Sidley Represents Nova Labs, Inc. in Its Acquisition of FreedomFi Inc.

Vedder Price Client Perpetual Limited Announces Agreement to Acquire Pendal Group

Summer 2022 Pitch Day - Chicago Venture Fellows

GrayMatter Robotics Raises $20M Series A to Fuel Continued Growth and Expansion; OCA Participates

Biotia, Pioneering Pathogen Detection Company, Raises an Oversubscribed $8M Series A Healthcare Fund II

Highline Secures $13 Million in Series A Funding To Extend Credit Access For Borrowers and Reduce Risk For Lenders

BPOC Partners with Veteran Pharmaceutical Executive, Mark Scullion, to Build Clinical Research Site Platform

Sidley Represents Discovery Education in Acquisition of DoodleLearning

Monroe Capital Hires Amanda Tallman as Vice President on Direct Originations Team

Water Street Appoints Deepak Batheja Chief Information Officer

Pritzker Private Capital Promotes Kaitlyn Desai to Principal for Its Manufactured Products Team

Chicago Pacific Founders Promotes Shayan Masoudpour to Principal

GTCR Appoints Jodi Rubenstein to Lead Investor Relations

Sidley Represents Housatonic Partners in Its Significant Growth Investment in Key Media

CEP Port Co Entech Global Solutions Announces Acquisition of Pestbusters

Periscope-Backed Praecipio Acquires Coyote Creek to Become One of the Largest Atlassian Solution Partners

Thoma Bravo Port Co ABC Fitness Solutions Completes Its Acquisition of Glofox Paving the Way to Create One of the Largest Global Fitness Tech Companies

Sidley Represents LifePoint Health, a Portfolio Company of Apollo, in its Acquisition of Springstone

Accenture Completes Acquisition of Commerce Agency The Stable

Growth Catalyst Partners Port Co Sigma7 Acquires Threat Intelligence Data and Software Provider Intelligence Fusion

Thoma Bravo Backed Medallia Acquires Mindful, the Global Leader in Contact Center Callback Technology

CORE Industrial Partners Portfolio Company Arizona Natural Resources Acquires Contract Filling Inc

Baird Capital Portfolio Company Upfront Healthcare Acquires PatientBond

Sidley Represents TA Associates- and Clearlake Capital-Backed Kofax in Acquisition of Ephesoft

The Edgewater Funds Exits Rensa Filtration Investment

Thoma Bravo Enters into Agreement to Sell Frontline Education to Roper Technologies

SSM Partners - Growth Gauntlet: 2022 Survey Results

Sidley Update: Unprecedented Changes to Medicare Programs Leave Many Questions Unanswered for Pharmaceutical Manufacturers

Sidley Update: Inflation Reduction Act: Overview of Energy-Related Tax Provisions – An Energy Transition “Game Changer”


Job Postings

Please view the details for each Job Posting listed below, on our website HERE. Once at Job Postings please scroll down the pages to view the jobs. They are listed chronologically as received, most current first.

 

July 2022:

Prospect Partners - FUND CFO

Location: Chicago, IL

Job Description: Prospect Partners seeks qualified candidates for a fund-level CFO.  As a valuable member of our team, the CFO will take an active role in leading Prospect’s fund-level finance, accounting and compliance functions.  This role reports to the partnership of the firm.

See full job description HERE.

Interested candidates should send a resume to:  [email protected]


May 2022:

Kinzie Capital Partners - Vice President, Finance & Accounting

As a valuable Kinzie employee, the Vice President, Finance & Accounting will assist the team by taking an active role in supporting the Finance & Operations team, which is dedicated to financial and compliance management as well as general operations. This role reports to the Founder & Managing Partner and works closely with the Director, Investor Relations & Operations as well as the Assistant Vice President, Finance & Investor Relations.

Get full job description HERE!  Please send inquiries to [email protected]

 

November 2021:

50 South Capital - Assistant Controller – Alternative Investments

The Alternatives Assistant Controller will be responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of our hedge fund and private equity fund of funds.  This role will be key part of the team to ensure the safety of client assets and that procedures are being followed.

50 South Capital was formed with the vision of building a team of experienced professionals while leveraging the network, reach, and resources of a global asset management firm. We believe that this will position us to generate attractive risk-adjusted performance and most importantly, to provide a boutique client experience that investors seek in a long-term partner. As of December 31, 2020 we have approximately $7.6 billion in assets under management and $2.9 billion in assets under advisement.

For position details, click HERE.

October 2021:

KRD - Accountants, Consultants, Advisors

KRD has openings at all levels in our tax, audit and client services departments.

Do you know someone looking for a great opportunity with an accounting, finance or data analytics background?  We have a spot for them!

Please share their resume with  our HR Director Christi Gillen or Al Kutchins.

September 2021:

Full Time Analyst, Director of Partnership Platform – ARCH Venture Partners

We are looking for a full-time analyst to join ARCH Venture Partners (Chicago HQ). This analyst will play a central role in a high-visibility internal project, connecting corporate venture partners and tech scouts with cutting-edge research.

Our ideal candidate is self-directed, detail-oriented, and comfortable exercising initiative and operating with minimal guidance. Candidates must be excited about cutting-edge scientific technologies and comfortable going deep in a wide range of scientific domains.

This role is ideal for a high-performing person who is early in their career and wants to learn about the commercialization of science, corporate technology scouting, and venture capital.

Get information here!

 Analyst - NewSpring Capital

NewSpring Capital is looking for an analyst to support its Mezzanine strategy. In this position, you will play a critical role on our team of investment professionals who help to source new deals and manage our existing portfolio companies. You will provide support throughout the investment process and be involved in all aspects of the investment lifecycle including sourcing, underwriting and execution, monitoring and exiting.

Get all the details here!



 

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