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.

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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5-Bullet Friday: Private Equity Evolving

The Future Belongs to the Bold – Canada needs more courage Searching for the “perfect private equity model” in a difficult market The Shifting Business Model of private equity Long interview with Henry Kravis of KKR– one of the iconic … Continue reading

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Vendredi 5-Points: L’évolution de l’industrie du capital-investissement

L’avenir appartient aux audacieux- Le Canada a besoin de plus de courage La recherche du «modèle de private equity parfait» dans un marché difficile Le modèle d’affaires du capital-investissement en évolution Longue entrevue avec Henry Kravis de KKR- l’un des … Continue reading

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Vendredi 5-Points: Investissement en capital de risque & Gouvernance corporative

L’été tire à sa fin. J’espère que vous en avez profité. Voici quelques articles intéressants qui ont attiré mon attention.  Comment Yale investi en VC pour générer 93 % IRR au cours des 20 dernières années. Les marchés publics sont brisés. Principes … Continue reading

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5-Bullet Friday: Venture Capital Investing & Corporate Governance

Summer is (almost) over. Hope you enjoyed it. Here are some interesting articles catching my attention. How Yale invested in VC to generate 93% IRR over the past 20 years. Public markets are broken. Commonsense Principles of Corporate Governance – Warren Buffet and … Continue reading

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Le taxi pirate mis KO. Mobilité urbaine. Québec Inc. en déclin? Relève fantôme. Tremplin américain.

5-Point Vendredi: Voici mon premier résumé dans la langue de Molière de mes observations sur les événements et les nouvelles qui attirent mon attention. Wow les moteurs! Québec, une société distincte, même sur le plan des transports. Le déclin du … Continue reading

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