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  • Portfolio Operations

    Walter Capital Wades Into Canada’s PE Market

    A managing partner of Canada-based Walter Capital Partners explains why the firm launched and how it intends to set itself apart from other PE players.

    January 20, 2016
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    Excellere Mines Connections for Healthcare Hire

    Denver-based Excellere Partners brought Michael Geldart on board to join one of its companies as general counsel, and he transitioned into a chief operating officer.

    December 16, 2015
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    Silver Lake Vet Eyes Software Deals

    Hollie Moore Haynes tells Privcap why she decided to start her own firm, Luminate Capital Partners, after 15 years at Silver Lake Partners pursuing large-cap software deals.

    November 18, 2015
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    Arsenal On-boards Industrials Specialist

    New operating partner Michael Huff brings decades of experience to Arsenal Capital Partners’ specialty industrials group.

    November 18, 2015
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    Amstar Talks U.S. Deals Following Split

    As Amstar Advisers splits from affiliate Amstar Group—the principal investment arm of a European family office—managing director Rob Toomey speaks out about the firm’s current focus on U.S. value-added and opportunistic deals in retail and industrial.

    November 16, 2015
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    Recap: Real Estate Game Change 2015

    Privcap Media’s first real estate event in Chicago attracted 180 delegates, who were challenged to rethink investment strategies for the next 10 to 15 years.

    November 10, 2015
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    Privcap Academy: Learn All About It

    Privcap co-founder David Snow explains the format and the target student for the new online learning platform.

    November 3, 2015
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    Change Capital’s Seafood Company Turnaround

    When it bought wild-caught-seafood company Macduff Shellfish Group in 2011, the company wasn’t thinking about what consumers wanted. After instituting vertical integration, the firm was able to sell the company for a 2.7x return on its investment.

    October 28, 2015
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    A Doctor of Many Talents

    Josh Bilenker, M.D., discusses how he has combined his medical and investment acumen into Loxo Oncology.

    October 21, 2015
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    BelHealth Brings Seasoned Operating Partner on Board

    Healthcare-focused firm BelHealth Investment Partners has beefed up its roster of operating partners with Burt Zweigenhaft, who has 30 years of experience in specialty biotech pharma and oncology cancer care spaces.

    September 24, 2015
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    Operational Expertise Makes the Difference

    With high valuations and abundant leverage at play, private equity firms may have trouble in today’s dealmaking environment generating outsized returns. Tony Ecock of Welsh Carson and Conor Boden of Advent International talk to Privcap about how operations experts can add value and why they are important to investment strategies.

    August 26, 2015
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    The Art of Finding Portfolio Company Leadership

    Talent management professionals from LLR Partners and SK Capital Partners discuss how their firms find the right leaders for their portfolio companies.

    August 19, 2015
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    Juniper Capital’s Focus on Operations

    The new Dallas-based PE firm is looking for investments in manufacturing, infrastructure, and industrial products and services sectors, say co-founding members Bryan and Lou Grabowsky.

    July 21, 2015
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    Evolution Capital Draws Companies to its Honeypot

    Some companies that need funding to grow fall through the cracks between venture capital and larger, more traditional PE firms. ECP was formed to catch some of these “second-stage companies,” says co-founder Jeffrey Kadlic.

    July 15, 2015
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    Main Line’s Operations Team of One

    Main Line Equity Partners has its first operating partner in Doug Hart, who plans to make operational improvements through the life of an investment in a portfolio company.

    May 26, 2015
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    Millstein Changes Guard at DLT

    PE firm’s latest portfolio company taps operating partner’s 25 years of experience

    April 6, 2015
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    Whipping Distressed Assets Into Shape

    Newly formed SOLIC Capital brings a deep bench of familiar faces to turnaround portfolio companies in need of help.

    March 25, 2015
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    Charting New Waters

    CSQ founder Jeff Sica set sail with venture firm AITV as an advisor to find new software investors.

    February 27, 2015
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