Private equity (PE) firms have become expert at creating shareholder value because their fundamental business is to buy companies, improve their value, and then sell them for a solid return. As an industry, they have had a lot of practice at it. Currently, there are about 7500 U.S. companies owned by private equity, and over $2 trillion in assets under management by PE firms globally.
With that level of experience as an industry, I was curious to see what I could learn from PE about creating shareholder value. As I researched this topic and spoke with numerous PE firms, I observed that Read more
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