We help private equity firms make better-informed investment decisions, improve portfolio company performance and increase realized value strategy: we work with your leadership team to help it optimize the firm's overarching strategy and assess the attractiveness of a particular sector, theme or investment thesis. As full disclosure, i am neither a professional at summit partners nor at ta furthermore i am not a professional in the pe industry but i will answer this as best as possible given the available public information (if i were one of those individuals i would decline to respond by using any private information in any case. Transaction and investment thesis we knew stabilus well having followed the company through different ownerships for over eight years in spring 2009, we began to establish relationships with the company's banks and other stakeholders and ultimately started investing in the debt of the business, noticing that the debt. The aaf sme fund, a private equity fund focused on african food production and processing, managed by databank agrifund manager limited (dafml), has successfully closed its investment in interfresh limited, zimbabwe interfresh is a leading agribusiness focusing on the production, processing and marketing of. Abraaj has pioneered the private equity industry in many of the growth markets in which we operate learn more. Recent private equity successes have proven the viability of a “buy and build” investment thesis in the lubricant distribution space leveraging the momentum of a wave of consolidation in the industry, capital has been effectively deployed by financial sponsors to aggregate a number of smaller operators on a common.
Many of the best acquirers write out their investment theses in black and white joe trustey, managing partner of private equity and venture capital firm summit partners, describes the tool in one short sentence: it tells me why i would want to own this business10 perhaps you're rolling your eyes and saying to yourself,. Overview of basic process of developing a private equity investment thesis and common methodologies for proprietary investment sourcing. Private-equity firms don't plan strategy around business units, but their investment theses for portfolio companies amount to the same thing they're a plan for investing across a portfolio of businesses, basing the allocation of capital on roic relative to risk, and explicit plans for creating incremental value in each business. Institutional private equity investors in the middle market since 2002 successful i n v e s t i n g of 1 includes associates excludes investment professionals fully dedicated to sterling's small market education fund 2 aum above is as of q2-15 aum = unrealized fair market value + uncalled commitments + all other.
Fellow monkeys: does anyone have an example of a pe investment memo that they can share ideally, i'd like to see one from a prior case study when you guys went through buy side recruiting if nothing else, can someone give me an outline of some of the most relevant topics that i should hit upon when. Investment thesis our investment manager is an experienced private equity fund manager with significant investment expertise our competitive strengths assist us in achieving our investment objective of producing attractive returns on our capital from our private equity investments while managing investment risk through. Private equity funds financial investors have discovered the investment potential of wholesale distribution businesses in many trade lines, including both platform and bolt-on transactions no matter what the investment thesis is, evergreen consulting conducts projects for rapid and sustainable gains in ros and roi.
The private equity series is a collection of articles written by quentin, movemeon member who moved from consulting to private equity through movemeon memos (word or powerpoint documents) which will bring the investment committee members up to speed with the opportunity, the investment thesis and the progress. Kaiser associates' private equity practice supports leading private equity firms and corporate development teams across the entire investment life-cycle our services are particularly effective in niche sectors, or in situations where the investment thesis is based on a particular angle that is not sufficiently covered in the.
The sterling partners investment thesis challenge (spitc) launched in 2011 with the generous support of sterling partners spitc is exclusively for chicago booth students interested in forming teams and working with mentors at private equity firms to develop an investment thesis students conduct diligence and.