Author Archives: Ludovic Dumas

About Ludovic Dumas

Ludovic transforms innovative companies into world-class organizations. He is an investment professional at an investment firm representing the interests of one of the most successful families in Canadian business. Before joining the private equity world, Ludovic was an investment banker at CIBC and with ING Group’s investment banking team in Frankfurt, Germany. Mr. Dumas was also a management consultant with Deloitte where he worked on corporate strategy, restructuring, market analysis, due diligence, and economic development mandates. Specialties Mergers & acquisitions, capital raise, corporate strategy, entrepreneurship.

Fierce Global Food Fight Over What’s on Your Plate

Capital is flowing to thousands of innovative upstarts and mid-market companies who are driving the growth of the food industry and taking an ever increasing bite out the dominant market share of Big Food’s legacy brands. Advertisements

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Hire a Student Entrepreneur This Summer

It is summer and you’re probably thinking how to best enjoy this amazing time of the year (super short for us in Canada) with your friends and family. Do yourself a favor and simultaneously make a small move that will … Continue reading

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How to Land a Job in Private Equity

Private equity (PE) is one of the most coveted corners of finance. Hence, entering the industry is very challenging. Whether you’re a student trying to jump start your career or a recent graduate seeking to transition in this exciting field, … Continue reading

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A New Wave of Innovation in Investment Management

“Unfortunately, there seems to be far more opportunity out there than ability…. We should remember that good fortune often happens when opportunity meets with preparation.” ― Thomas A. Edison The world of investment management has always evolved rapidly. However, upcoming shifts … Continue reading

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Family Offices: How the Ultra Net Worth Families Protect & Create Wealth for Generations

Family offices are growing rapidly in scale and gaining significant influence. Yet given the inherently private nature of their activities and because the term is used loosely for marketing purposes, the field remains misunderstood. Each office is unique and reflects … Continue reading

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5-Bullet Friday: Decision-Making

Eight steps to making better decisions as a manager. Mens sana in corpore sano. How neuroscientists explain the mind-clearing magic of running. Humans are underrated. The critical 21st-century skill will surprise you. Donald Trump will win according to the author … Continue reading

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Vendredi 5-Points: Prise de décision

Huit étapes pour prendre de meilleures décisions en tant que gestionnaire. Mens sana in corpore sano. Les neuroscientifiques expliquent comment la course libère l’esprit. Les humains sont sous-estimés. La compétence essentielle du 21e siècle vous surprendra. Donald Trump va gagner … Continue reading

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