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Private equity is in one of the most exciting times in its history – firms are rethinking everything from the way they source and manage deals, to what it means to create long-term sustainable value.

Pete Witte

EY Global Private Equity Lead Analyst

Helping clients and stakeholders understand the trajectory and impact of vital trends. Developing thought leadership and insightful content. Aspiring platform tennis pro.

As EY Global Private Equity sector Lead Analyst, Pete leads the firm’s research and analysis efforts in the PE space. He manages a team of industry analysts across the globe to produce insights and thought leadership designed to keep clients and other industry stakeholders informed across a range of relevant PE topics, including trends in fundraising, sourcing, structuring, acquisitions, value creation, exit readiness and the emerging markets.

With more than 20 years of experience working with PE and other alternative investments, Pete has deep knowledge of the sector and its key drivers, and for the industry’s outlook as it continues to grow and evolve.

Pete is based in Chicago, IL, and is a CFA Charterholder.

How Pete is building a better working world

“I help people understand some of the profound changes in the world’s capital markets and the important implications it has for all of us.”

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