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Why Impatience is a Virtue for Private Equity Execs

Operating partners must relentlessly improve the value chain through operational improvements that will ultimately lead to fund outperformance. A tall order, no doubt, that often requires one distinct characteristic: impatience.

April 07, 2021

Federal Reserve System CIO on Finding Mastery Through Purpose

Q&A with Federal Reserve System CIO Ghada Ijam.

March 30, 2021

COVID-19: Leading Through the Crisis [Part Two]

In part two, we have curated the best and brightest thinking and the pragmatic steps leaders can take to stabilize their businesses.

March 04, 2021

PEI Operating Partners Forum 2020 Wrap-Up: Unleashing the CFO-CEO-Deal Executive Partnership With Kevin O'Neill

The following are key insights from the discussion, which come at a crucial point in history for portfolio valuations impacting fund returns.

January 19, 2021

PEI Operating Partners Forum 2020 Wrap-Up: Using Data to Assess Leadership and Make Informed Deals With Guy Barnes

Guy Barnes, an Acertitude managing partner, recently moderated a panel of acclaimed private equity experts in a session titled “Workforce Analytics: Uncovering Initiatives in People Data Science”.

January 05, 2021

Navigating Market Volatility And Recovery: The Importance Of A Strategic CFO

For PE-backed company CEOs, who are under constant pressure to deliver financial results quickly, a savvy finance chief is a must.

December 03, 2020

​Ditch the Job Description — Scorecards Will Help You Make the Right Hires

Recruiting “A Players” is a must. Discover Partner Geoff Votta’s 3 steps to scorecarding leaders and making exceptional hires.

October 29, 2020

Why Building Trust Matters in a Turbulent Economy

Leaders must pair a clear purpose with strategies for centering that purpose within the organization.

October 09, 2020

The Pandemic-Era CFO: Bold Financial Leadership Is a Strategic Imperative

The only thing certain as the pandemic rages on is that bold, forward-thinking CFOs will be the ones who save the day now — and well into the future.

October 06, 2020