May 2021 Roundup: Insights from Private Equity Clients
June 2, 2021
By: Kyle Johnson
BluWave works with over 500 PE funds from around the globe, connecting them with pre-vetted, best-in-class, interim executives and small groups across a variety of resource and functional areas. From information technology and manufacturing to healthcare and consumer goods, our private equity clients are paving the way for “Industry 4.0.” In other words, they have their heads in the game and their hands on the pulse of news you can use.
Check out the latest, curated collection of reports, insights, and musings from a handful of our PE funds.
Baird Capital’s Global Head of Portfolio Management Dennis Hall was tapped for his thoughts on the evolution of due diligence in a Real Deals article by Andros Payne. In the piece, Hall explains that to agree on and execute the path to value, leaders in due diligence must focus on “understanding the team and organization’s capability to execute.”
This past month on Parker Gale’s Private Equity Funcast, PG partner Kristina Heinze talked to Director of Global Events for WomenHack Lisa Hudson. In the episode, they discuss WomenHack’s approach to promoting gender equality in tech and helping people get hired at companies across 125+ cities around the world. Plus, find out more about Lisa’s experience working for companies and in roles across the globe.
Last month on the Middle Market Growth podcast, Sun Capital Partners Managing Director Dan Florian and Principal Stephen Cella w3r3 n to talk about Sun Capital’s strategy for investing in health care. They discuss how Sun Capital measures the effectiveness of initiatives designed to improve the patient experience, plus how they work with the management team of their dental client, ClearChoice.
Bridging the gap between business and operational data insights, Cognite uses machine learning to enable large amounts of information to be ingested and contextualized to be leveraged in a range of use cases. In this case study feature, TCV digs into how Cognite — one of TCV’s “potential franchise companies” is becoming the category leader by improving data’s accessibility and governance and shortening the time to value and scalability of high-ROI applications.
You can also find insights from more private equity clients in last month’s roundup here.