Tag: private equity

Fred Hassan’s PE Portco Playbook: ‘Make The Culture Your Competitive Weapon’

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."

Study Says Private Equity Has A People Problem. A Big One.

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.

Six Lessons For Succeeding As A Private Equity CEO

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.

The Money Is Out There: Keys To Raising Capital In Tough...

There is an abundance of funding available in the marketplace for good deals. The key wording in this statement is, of course, “good deals.”

So You Want To Be A Private Equity CEO? Four Questions...

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.

Remedy Partners CEO On Thriving In The Weeds Of Healthcare

Chris Garcia, CEO of Remedy Partners, got his first taste of running a company in the 1990s when he ran a company focused on...

Leveraging Private Equity Partnerships Successfully

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.

Learning From PE Firms: Play Offense, Not Defense  

In public companies, the leadership team and board are aligned to not make a mistake and generate average returns, while PE firms are tightly aligned to generate exceptional returns.
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CEO CONFIDENCE INDEX

CEO Optimism At Lowest Level Since Fall Of 2019

Chief Executive’s November CEO Confidence Index shows optimism among America’s CEOs on the decline, as their rating of business conditions one year out drops to two-year low.