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Private Equity

New Connections, New Opportunities

The ultimate destination to build your network of investment bankers and source deals.
Register today to secure your highest quality meetings and elevate your brand.

Why Attend?

Designed by the most influential players in M&A, DealMAX provides an unrivaled environment to efficiently meet and grow your network of deal referral sources; build new relationships with a wide range of M&A professionals, including investment bankers, M&A advisors, independent sponsors, operating partners, service providers, and more; learn from the top thought leaders in the industry; and source actionable deals in real-time.

Historically, attendees make an average of 10 meaningful connections, with 3+ deals sourced per person. This year, it’s easier and more affordable than ever to bring your whole deal team. The Private Equity registration includes access to all official DealMAX scheduled activities and the following:

See Who's Attending in 2024!
2023 By the Numbers
Investment Bankers
1:1 Meetings
Volume Pricing

Bring your whole team to stand out at the event: after the first two private equity paid registrations, each additional registration from the same firm – no matter the location – is just $549.*

Exclusive Early Access to
1:1 Meeting Scheduling

Investment bankers and private equity firms get to log-in first to ACG Access (the meeting scheduler – enhanced this year to make even better connections & relevant meetings), in order to secure the meetings they want.

Are you a PECS Member or Interested in Joining?

ACG’s Private Equity C-Suite (PECS) network gathers together CFOs, CCOs, COOs, and GCs of middle-market private equity firms. Together, they interpret and navigate complex finance, operational, and compliance issues. PECS members have access to a national peer-to-peer network with a focus on shaping best practices in the business of private equity.

Interested in joining the live PECS meeting on Monday, April 29th from 9:00am – 2:00pm at DealMAX? Email

Sessions include:

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9:00AM – 10:00AM

SEC Update
As the SEC readies to enforce new the private funds advisor rules, join the conversation to learn what best practices are emerging, how funds are dealing the new requirements and what will be legally permissible when the rules go into effect. Every CFO needs to be ready for an exam. This is a can’t miss conversation.

Emilie Abate
Iron Road Partners

10:00AM – 11:00AM

GP & NAV Financing: Use Cases & Market Outlook
Everything you want to know about financing solutions for private equity funds and GPs. Join us for this interactive session covering structuring considerations and topical use cases in today’s environment.

Greg Hardiman
Managing Director
17 Capital
Rafael Castro
Hark Capital
Noah Becker (Moderator)
LLR Partners

11:00AM – 11:30AM

The Evolving Operating Model in PE
Changing regulations, emerging technologies, and demand for ‘better data’ are shining a spotlight on fund administration for private equity firms. Join Tim Toska, group sector head of private equity at Alter Domus, to discuss how GPs should evaluate their operating models to accommodate future growth and the potential of outsourcing to remove growing pains of day-to-day operations.

Tim Toska
Group Sector Head of Private Equity
Alter Domus

11:30AM – 12:00PM

Top Priorities of the PE CFO: Open Roundtable Discussion
Join this roundtable with your fellow CFOs to discuss what you are focusing on in 2024 and beyond as you look to keep your private equity firms financially healthy, tackle with compliance and regulatory issues, and last, but not least, manage the portfolio’s ever evolving financial requirements.

Josh Cherry Seto
Startup Health

12:00PM – 1:00PM

Networking Lunch with Strategic Acquirer & Operating Partner Forums

1:00PM – 2:00PM

Closing Session: What’s Coming Down the Pike | A Frank Conversation with John Stolzfus, Chief Investment Strategist, Oppenheimer & Co. Inc.

John Stolzfus
Chief Investment Strategist
Oppenheimer & Co. Inc.

2:00PM – 3:30PM

Solutions Showcase
Open to ALL attendees, this event brings together all value creation professionals for an afternoon of curated M&A Partner demos – all designed to provide solutions for some of the most pressing challenges facing those responsible for driving value creation.

Featured Demos
  • HR: ​​​​Managed
    We understand the unique challenges faced by SMBs and Startups—balancing essential HR tasks while pushing the boundaries of innovation and expansion. Our expansive range of HR services and expertise lifts the burden of HR, so SMBs and startups can redirect their focus where it matters most—growing the business and culture. Learn more about TriNet’s full-service HR solutions: Payroll. Benefits. Risk Mitigation.
    Robert Schwandt, Strategic Partnerships Director, TriNet
  • AI-Powered Sourcing with Intapp DealCloud
    Turn knowledge into value. Join Intapp to learn how our industry-tailored solutions and trusted Applied AI capabilities give dealmakers the best intelligence right at their fingertips, allowing them to do what they do best.
    Drew Baker, Solutions Consultant, Intapp
  • Discover a Better Way to HR – The Human Capital Impact
    Please join Insperity for a discussion on how partnering with the right HR solution can help you reclaim lost time to minimize opportunity costs and soft costs, manage your administrative and payroll expenses, and ensure that your people strategy is aligned with your business strategy so that you can grow your business.
    Emily Hak, Managing Director of Private Capital Markets, Insperity