Our Partners

 We are always happy to explore new strategic partnerships. Please not hesitate to contact us to discuss possibilities.

We are delighted to be working together with our strategic partners:



We are working together with ABVCAP, offering a private equity programme in Sao Paulo. For more information on this programme please click here.

Founded in 2000, ABVCAP is a non-profit organization that represents the private equity and venture capital industry and promotes the development of long-term investments. Wih more than 200 members, in its 12 years of existence, ABVCAP has helped to improve industry conditions, advance understanding about the industry and promote best practices that are aligned with international industry standards.


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We are a media partner for ATBN's upcoming Africa Technology Business Forum: 22 June, 2016 - London
Book Now:http://www.africatechforumlondon.com/  and claim a 25% discount using code ATFASCENT

The Africa Technology Business Forum is a one day conference showcasing the most exciting technology opportunities that are unfolding across the African continent. Based around the theme “Turning challenges into opportunities through innovation”, the Forum will explore the exciting opportunities arising due to technology adoption in Africa as well as showcase innovative solutions being developed to address the continent’s unique challenges. Specifically the Private Equity Panel will explore "The potential of the Africa technology sector for Private Equity investment and how technology deals differ from other PE investments.
Join 150 technology business leaders, investors, entrepreneurs and professionals in the Banking, Finance, CleanTech Energy, Venture Capital, Private Equity, Impact Investment and the Mobile/Telecom sectors to gain expert insights and share success strategies for unlocking opportunities in the emerging Africa technology sector.


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We are a media partner for BIE’s upcoming private equity investor relations conference:

The PE IR Conference: Managing the expanding function
4 December 2014, London

For more information about their converence please visit: The PE Investor Relations Conference 

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We are delighted to be working in partnership with Bladonmore to bring you a 1-Day Masterclass Media and Presentation Skills for Private Equity.
This specialist course is a one day session focused around the key theme of storytelling. We look at how that applies both to presenting in public and in the challenging environment of a press interview.
Bladonmore is a specialist communications agency based in London and Abu Dhabi. The company works with global asset managers and major private equity groups throughout Europe and the Middle East to help them communicate more effectively with investors, the media other stakeholders.

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We have a partnership with BVK and are running two private equity programmes in Zurich in July:

Private Equity for Support Staff: 14 July
Private Equity – Negotiation & Investment Structuring: 15-16 July

We are pleased to offer BVK members a 20% discount. For more information on these programmes please click here.

BVK is the association of private equity and venture capital companies operating in Germany and is based in Berlin.
Its objectives are to create the best possible conditions for private equity and venture capital in Germany and promoting public understanding for the role of private equity companies. 



We are a media partner for WBR’s upcoming Capital Creation conference: 24 - 26 September, 2018 - Monte Carlo

Download Agenda: http://bit.ly/2L2AlCI

Book Now: http://bit.ly/2L4Fnyu

Discount code: CCAA18

For over 15 years, Capital Creation has provided the premium private equity forum for Europe’s senior private market professionals searching for an intimate and targeted environment to source unique, mid-market investments.

Join over 300 qualified European private equity investors and fund managers this September (24-26) in Monaco for Capital Creation 2018 and learn from 65 expert speakers with bespoke presentations with critical analysis and off-the-record data on Europe’s private equity landscape and future investment opportunities. Find innovative deal opportunities, predict trends, shape new strategies and create lasting partnerships with GPs and LPs with one on one networking opportunities.

For more information on Capital Creation including the full speaker and session line up, download the agenda here: http://bit.ly/2L2AlCI

Special Offer: As a reader of Ascentium Associates save 15% with CCAA18 when you book online here: http://bit.ly/2L4Fnyu


Are you an LP? Then we’d like to extend you a complimentary pass to attend Capital Creation - register here: http://bit.ly/2L4Fnyu



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We are partnering with the DVCA - Digital Venture Capital Association. The DVCA is a global professional organization with the goals of fostering Entrepreneurship and VC development in the Digital and High-Growth technology sector for the benefit of Society.

DVCA members are entitled to a 20% discount on our annual membership scheme, which in turn gives member rate discounts. Furthermore, new members get a 50% saving off the non-member rate for their first booking.


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We have a partnership with EPEA. For more information on any upcoming programmes in the region please click here.

EPEA (Egyptian Private Equity Association) is a non-profit association committed to supporting and developing the private equity and venture capital industry in Egypt and the surrounding region(s). Their main objective is to foster private investment in Egypt and the region, via boosting communication within the region’s private equity and venture capital networks and facilitating knowledge sharing, in order to encourage overall economic growth of Egypt.



We are a media partner for EURUS: 7 October, 2016 - Vienna
Book Now: http://www.eurusforum.org/register/
Book online and save 10% off the early bird rate with our media partner discount - simply quote AAEUR16 when booking online

 EURUS is the foremost private capital forum promoting cross-border relations and bringing together high-powered executives, industry leaders, top-tier consultants, entrepreneurs and innovators from across Europe, Russia and the CIS. A forward-looking, business-oriented, executive-level initiative, EURUS offers one-of-a-kind platform for alternative investment professionals to share key insights on emerging opportunities and to explore innovative solutions to complex challenges and risk scenarios. As an annual event rotating between major European cities, EURUS aims to contribute to a thriving investor community with positive, spillover effects on the economy and other sectors of social life.

More information available at: www.eurusforum.org


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We are delighted to inform you that we are a media partner at iGlobal Forum's upcoming conference:
2nd Real Estate Private Equity Summit: Europe 
23rd September: Millennium Hotel London Mayfair
As a media partner, we are happy to offer you a 15% discount with the promo code 'Ascentium'


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Markets Group is an executive forum organizer with a track record of 150+ conferences in over 20 countries. Founded in 2009 in New York, NY, Markets Group has grown into one of the largest and most successful conference organizers in the Americas, with over 65 professionals operating out of our headquarters in Midtown Manhattan. We have successfully executed events in North America, South America, Europe, the Middle East, and Asia. Additionally, Markets Group was recently named one of America's 500 fastest-growing private companies by Inc. Magazine and distinguished us as the #1 conference organizer and #1 financial services firm based in NYC. http://www.marketsgroup.org/


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We have a partnership with Preqin as our data supplier.
Preqin is the leading source of information for the alternative assets industry, providing data and analysis via online databases, publications and complimentary research reports. Preqin is an independent business with over 130 staff based in New York, London, Singapore and Silicon Valley serving over 10,000 customers in 72 countries.

Preqin has the most comprehensive and extensive information available on the private equity, real estate, infrastructure and hedge fund industries, encompassing funds and fundraising, performance, fund managers, institutional investors, deals and fund terms. Leading alternative assets professionals from around the world rely on Preqin’s services daily, and its data and statistics are regularly quoted by the financial press.

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We are a media partner for Private Equity Africa's upcoming LP-GP Summit & 6th Awards Gala Dinner: 1st June, 2017 - London
Book Now: www.peafricaevents.com

Private Equity Africa a London-based trade journal that focuses exclusively on Africa’s private equity industry, by providing news, analysis and research. Private Equity Africa offers an independent information and thought-sharing industry utility through an online portal, monthly newsletter, quarterly print publication and events. Information includes fund and deals updates, exclusive interviews, and technical analysis. The ultimate goal is to provide intelligent research, benchmarking, and decision making tools to limited and general partner investors, investment intermediaries, advisors, regulators, governments and corporations.
Website: www.privateequityafrica.com

Real Business Ascentium Partner 

Real Business (http://realbusiness.co.uk/) is the UK's leading title for high-growth businesses and entrepreneurial SMEs. Real Business' aim is to aid business leaders in their day-to-day activities and decision- making. Topical areas such as finance, business growth, exports, sales & marketing, leadership, digital and law are all covered to achieve this. Real Business is the only SME title to host a portfolio of events together with the CBI. The industry-leading awards and summits (http://realbusiness.co.uk/events) are famous for bringing together the UK’s most influential entrepreneurs and business leaders.

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We have a media partnership with Real Deals.
With one of the largest dedicated editorial teams in European private equity, Real Deals publishes the most important news, analysis and deal coverage daily, whilst its unique Intelligence service tracks every European GP and their portfolio.

Real Deals also organises some of the industry’s most prestigious award ceremonies and conferences.
Alongside the fortnightly print magazine, Real Deals is available as an iPad edition to all subscribers.
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We have a partnership with SECA and are running three private equity programmes in Zurich in July:
Private Equity for Support Staff: 14 July
Private Equity – Negotiation & Investment Structuring: 15-16 July

 We are pleased to offer SECA members a 20% discount. For more information on these programmes please click here.
The Swiss Private Equity & Corporate Finance Association (SECA) is the representative body for Switzerland‘s private equity, venture capital and corporate finance industries. SECA has the objective to promote private equity and corporate finance activities in Switzerland. Members of the SECA include equity investment companies, banks, corporate finance advisors, auditing companies, management consultants, lawyers and private investors.


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We have a partnership with SVCA. For more information on any upcoming programmes in the region please click here.

 We are pleased to offer SVCA members a 10% discount. 

Established in 1992, the Singapore Venture Capital & Private Equity Association (SVCA) is a not-for-profit organisation formed to foster the growth of venture capital (VC) and private equity (PE) in Singapore and around the region. From a humble start of 2, our membership now exceeds 100 and continues to grow with the industry’s development. Since its inception, SVCA has championed various efforts to promote the local VC/PE industry through talks, workshops, seminars, conferences and networking events. The thrusts of SVCA continues to be (1) fostering a greater understanding of the importance of venture capital and private equity to the Singapore economy in support of entrepreneurship and innovation; (2) representing the local VC/PE industry in and outside of Singapore; (3) nurturing an environment conducive for advancing VC/PE investment and profession; and (4) providing a platform to match fund-seeking businesses with our members and the investment community.

For more information about SVCA, please visit: www.svca.org.sg.




Terms & Conditions

Cancellation Policy - Attendee cancellations received more than fifty (50) days in advance of the course will receive a full refund of the fees paid for a course. Cancellations received from forty-nine (49) to thirty six (36) days in advance of the course will be subject to a fee of 50% of fees paid. All cancellations must be made in writing (by letter, or email - proof of receipt will be required) to the relevant contact at Ascentium Associates or via This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.">This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .Unfortunately no refunds will be made for cancellations made within thirty five (35) days of a course. Cancellations received less than thirty five (35) days in advance of a course will receive a 100% credit to be used at another course for up to 12 months from the cancellation date.

Substitution Policy - A registered attendee may transfer this place on a course to another colleague from the same organisation provided we are notified in advance of the commencement of the course.

Postponement Policy - Ascentium Associates reserves the right to postpone a course at any time in advance of a course if it becomes necessary to do so. Examples include but are not limited to: if the course trainer were to become unavailable and no alternative replacement found in time, or if we receive an insufficient number of registered attendees that would be required to effectively run a course.

If a course is postponed, delegate payments already received are entitled to a full refund of fees paid or they can elect to have the funds credited towards the fees of a future course and receive a 10% discount.

Ascentium Associates will confirm the status (running or postponed) of a course up to 2-3 weeks (or earlier) before a course’s scheduled dates and will contact attendees by email. It is advised that attendees do not undertake any accommodation or travel  arrangements until it is confirmed that a course will run. Ascentium Associates are not liable for any costs incurred by delegates if it becomes necessary to postpone a course.

Force Majeure - Force Majeure refers to circumstances beyond our control that make it impossible to run a course.  This includes but is but not limited to circumstances such as: bad weather conditions, acts of God, disasters, acts of terrorism, acts of war, strike action, regulations or orders of governmental authorities, civil unrest. In the case of force majeure, we reserve the right to keep attendee fees as a contribution to all incurred course related costs, such as venue and administrative costs.

Travel and accommodation - The course fee does not include any travel or accommodation costs incurred by attendees. Whilst Ascentium Associates may suggest accommodation nearby the training venue, we are not accountable for making any bookings for accommodation or transportation arrangements on behalf of attendees. Attendees are responsible for their own transfers to and from the training venue and we will not accept any liability for any transport disruption an attendee may encounter. Our cancellation policy applies if an attendee is unable to attend all or part of a course.

Course Leader and External Experts - Whilst course trainers and any external speakers and subject matter topics are confirmed in advance of the course, there may be circumstances beyond our control for which we reserve the right to change any aforementioned trainers, speakers or topics.

Programme contents – The course contents delivered verbally or provided in any format are purely for education and information purposes only and do not constitute advice or any course of action. Whilst all reasonable care has been taken for contents to be accurate and up to date, Ascentium Associates accepts no liability for any incompleteness or inaccuracy. Ascentium Associates accepts no liability whatsoever for any direct or consequential loss arising from the use of the contents of a course.

Programme Fee -  Fees allow attendees to go to all the training sessions and food and beverage refreshment breaks at the course. The fee also includes tuition and the training materials, which will be given at the course. Where applicable, the fees  are subject to local taxes such as VAT and these are charged upon registration.

  1. Payment - Full cleared payment of the fees must be received in advance of attending a course. Failure to do so may result in an attendee not being allowed to participate in the course. Payments can be made by most credit cards or wireRegistrations received fifteen (15) days or less before a course commences, then the payment must be via credit card.

Membership fees - Full cleared payment of the membership fees must be received in order to benefit from member rates. The annual membership fee applies for a full calendar year and is only refundable if the very first programme related to the member is postponed and a refund is requested. Even if only one programme is booked per annum, the membership fee is not refundable even if no more courses are booked during the remainder of year. 


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