Conversations about venture capital, private equity, and other forms of long-term investing in Africa, Asia, Eastern Europe, and Latin America (in other words, emerging and frontier markets). The show features interviews with people who are investing in and building private companies in some of the most dynamic places in the world. The Portico Podcast is produced by Portico Advisers, LLC, and is hosted by Portico’s founder, Mike Casey (on Twitter @mcaseyjr). Visit www.porticoadvisers.com to learn more and subscribe to our monthly newsletter.
Ep. 10: Simon Clark on The Key Man
An interview with Simon Clark, co-author of The Key Man
Ep. 9: The State of EM Private Markets
An interview with Greg Bowes, Co-Founder and Managing Principal of Albright Capital, about the state of EM private markets.
Ep. 8: The Abraaj Fiasco
I wanted to experiment with a different format for this episode and share my writings on the Abraaj fraud scandal as they were happening in real time a few years ago. Now, for those who don’t know Abraaj, it was one of the largest — and probably the flashiest — private equity firms dedicated to… Continue reading Ep. 8: The Abraaj Fiasco
Ep. 7: Viktor Shvets on The Great Rupture
An interview with Viktor Shvets, global strategist at Macquarie, about the information and financial revolutions and what they mean for the future.
Ep. 6: Investing in Frontier & Fragile Markets
An interview with Jake Cusack, co-founder and Managing Partner of The CrossBoundary Group, on investing in frontier and fragile markets.
Ep. 5: Weijian Shan on Leverage and Turnarounds in Asia
An interview with the Chairman and CEO of PAG, a leading Asia-focused alternative investments firm with ~$40 billion in AUM.