23 results for tag: Private Equity


Does Age Bias Come into Play When One is Looking to Join a VC or PE Firm?

Age bias is an issue in corporate America, but how real is it when one is looking into the private equity world? There are some differences when you're interviewing in this world. We have an industry insider in our community who explained it all in a ...
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Networking into a CEO of a Private Equity Firm Role

CEO positions of firms led by private equity aren't going to be advertised. How then does one go about landing such a role? We have an industry insider in our community who explained it in a clear, straightforward manner: Jeff Hyman, a four-time CEO ...
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Is the Interview Process Longer for VC & PE?

Does it take longer to get through the interview process with a VC-backed or private equity firm? There are some differences when you're interviewing in this world. We have an industry insider in our community who explained it in a clear, straightforward ...
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Getting into VC & PE Companies

If this is the route you want to go, don't wait for the phone to ring, especially if you are making a change in function or industry or haven't worked in a VC backed private equity company. How are you going to get into this highly sought after ...
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Strategic Insights for Hiring a Private Equity CFO

A survey on which attributes truly matter in the CFO chair. The signature of the private equity business model has always been a relentless focus on building value and wasting neither time nor resources on things that won’t add meaningful return on ...
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Misconceptions Around VC & PE

There are many misconceptions and myths surrounding private equity and venture capital backed companies. The most common is that there's excess cash to go around. Do you want to know what's actually true? Separating the fact from the fiction is Jeff ...
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Landing a Private Equity Management Team Position

In parts 1-3 Jeff Hyman explained the pros and cons of private equity and he shed light on common myths that surround the PE world. Now in this final chapter, Jeff addresses step-by-step how to get your seat at the table... if you feel up to the challenge. ...
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The Truth Behind the Myths Surrounding Private Equity

There are so many myths surrounding private equity. The "regular" corporate executive sees it as a logical next career step, but he has heard a lot of stories and doesn't know what's fact and what's not. World-renowned executive recruiter and author Jeff ...
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Reasons Not to Pursue Becoming Part of a Private Equity Team

Private equity is not for the faint of heart or the risk-adverse. It's not a simple 9-5, and it's highly stressful. It's also not very glamorous. Still interested? World-renowned executive recruiter and author Jeff Hyman debunks the myths and set you ...
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Why You Should Pursue Becoming Part of a Private Equity Team

There is a lot of interest and opportunity when it comes to private equity. But there are also many myths and a general lack of understanding about private equity. World-renowned executive recruiter and author Jeff Hyman debunks the myths and set you ...
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For Healthcare Executives, Now May be a Good Time for a Private Equity Partnership

Healthcare was one of the top performing sectors in 2018, and we believe that it will remain an attractive area in 2019. Valuations, however, remain at record levels and, within the private equity community; an abundance of capital continues to drive intense ...
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Approaching Ownership About Buying the Company

You want to approach ownership about buying the business. But you are an executive running the company, so you have to tread carefully. ExecuNet's CMO, Anthony Vlahos presented this very scenario to private equity expert Chris Worel. Chris is Managing ...
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