Tag Archives: Private Equity

Building a Next Generation Tech-Savvy and Data Empowered Private Investment Firm

“Knowledge is power” – Sir Francis Bacon. #DataDrivenInvesting #PE #VC #PrivateEquity #FamilyOffice #Investing #Fintech I explained in my last post “The Next Edge in Private Equity” why I believe that tech-savvy, data-driven investors can gain an advantage. I have been working … Continue reading

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The Next Edge in Private Equity

The private equity industry has experienced substantial growth over the last 30 years. There are currently over 3,500 firms globally with over $1 Trillion in dry powder (nearly 2x the amount in 2012). We have witnessed the industry maturing and … Continue reading

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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.

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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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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: 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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Le déclin du Québec Inc.?

D’une perspective externe, il est surprenant que la vente de St-Hubert soulève autant d’inquiétudes. Je comprends bien certainement la passion des québécois pour cette chaîne de restaurants. On touche une corde sensible. J’imagine que les américains réagiraient de manière similaire … Continue reading

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Why I am Dropping my MBA Plans

Life is the sum of all your choices.  ~Albert Camus A wise man makes his own decisions, an ignorant man follows public opinion.  ~Chinese Proverb Don’t you ever wonder maybe if you took a left turn instead of a right … Continue reading

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Pourquoi j’abandonne mon plan d’obtenir un MBA

La vie d’un individu est la somme de ses choix.  ~Albert Camus Un homme sage prend ses propres décisions, un homme ignorant suit l’opinion publique.  ~Proverbe chinois Don’t you ever wonder maybe if you took a left turn instead of a right you could be someone different? ~Inconnu Étant donné que le début de la nouvelle … Continue reading

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