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Adams Street Partners
Adams Street Partners is a global private equity investment management firm that offers comprehensive solutions for its investors.
As one of the leading independent, employee-owned firms, Adams Street has established a reputation for strong performance, an extensive knowledge base and a disciplined investment approach that values quality over quantity.
Our mission is to be the premier private equity investment manager in the world by sustaining world-class investment performance and the confidence of our investors through our deep understanding of the global private equity marketplace and exemplary client service.
The UAI Foundation is a North Carolina-based non-profit that supports research in finance.
Z Capital Partners
Z Capital Partners, L.L.C. is a leading private equity firm with approximately $1.5 billion of regulatory assets and committed capital under management and with offices in Lake Forest, IL and New York, NY. Z Capital pursues an opportunistic, value-oriented approach in private equity that includes making control investments in middle-market companies that may require turnaround, restructuring, bankruptcy or are otherwise special situations. Z Capital’s principals have applied this investment philosophy for over a seventeen year period, deploying capital across the balance sheet of industry leading businesses, and seeking to create value for our investors throughout economic cycles.
Center for Excellence in Investment Management
- Prepare Kenan-Flagler students for the most challenging jobs in cutting edge finance.
- Promote academic and applied research in advanced financial strategies.
- Engage leading practitioners in research, teaching, and current issues through special events, executive development workshops, and joint projects.