2nd annual private equity/CEO survey

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Annual private equity survey: replacing a portfolio company CEO comes at a high cost

Our second annual private equity survey, performed jointly with Vardis, focuses on the relationships between PE owners and portfolio company CEOs.

These relationships at the top can either promote stability or cause disruption, with significant consequences for the overall value of the asset as well as for the asset’s executives and employees.

Demographics: The 104 survey respondents from across the PE industry in the United States, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa were PE investors (38%) and PE-owned-portfolio-company executives (62%).

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Our second annual private equity survey, performed jointly with Vardis, focuses on the relationships between PE owners and portfolio company CEOs.

These relationships at the top can either promote stability or cause disruption, with significant consequences for the overall value of the asset as well as for the asset’s executives and employees.

Demographics: The 104 survey respondents from across the PE industry in the United States, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa were PE investors (38%) and PE-owned-portfolio-company executives (62%).

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Key themes surfaced from the survey

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Getting a better line of sight on PE-CEO fit

The second annual private equity survey explores the relationship between CEOs and PE firms, including what PE firms look for when they evaluate portfolio company CEOs, the methods by which they assess these leaders, and how these relationships fare over the course of an investment.

The featured infographic highlights the differing expectations in the PE investor/CEO relationship.

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The second annual private equity survey explores the relationship between CEOs and PE firms, including what PE firms look for when they evaluate portfolio company CEOs, the methods by which they assess these leaders, and how these relationships fare over the course of an investment.

The featured infographic highlights the differing expectations in the PE investor/CEO relationship.

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Register for the 3rd Annual Private Equity Survey

If you are a private equity leader or the CEO of a private equity portfolio company, we invite you to participate in the upcoming third annual AlixPartners Vardis survey.

Please complete the form to take part in the survey launching in October 2017.

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