Tag: private equity
Amid a time of unprecedented pressure and expectations for those running PE-backed companies, one of the most experienced business leaders we know shares what portco CEOs need to do to succeed. "Just be totally, brutally honest with yourself. Don't fool yourself about anything."
Overwhelmingly human capital and talent is reported as the number two concern among PE investors, second only to achieving growth...yet human capital is not being paid attention to.
We asked 25 leaders at premier PE firms, including Bain Capital, The Carlyle Group and KKR, as well as 15 successful portfolio company CEOs. Their responses revealed six common myths that often plague new portfolio company CEOs -- and how to overcome them.
There is an abundance of funding available in the marketplace for good deals. The key wording in this statement is, of course, “good deals.”
Running a private equity portfolio company comes with unique challenges and a high level of stress. Before you take the plunge, make sure you’re cut out for the job.
Chris Garcia, CEO of Remedy Partners, got his first taste of running a company in the 1990s when he ran a company focused on...
Collaborating with a private equity firm may be a unique way to help executives realize business ownership, so long as they find the right partner.