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Private equity: the essential guide for fast-growth companies - EY - Global

Private equityThe essential guide for fast-growth companies

Private equity is an industry that delivers extraordinary benefits to the wider economy.

All businesses need investment if they are to grow and prosper. But building a market-leading company requires more than finance. Management excellence is essential too. A private equity investor can give you access to both, providing the money to fuel your rapid growth and the knowledge to help you stay on track.

To discuss the challenges facing a fast-growth company, or to address plans for funding growth, please contact one of our Strategic Growth Market (SGM) or Private Equity (PE) leaders.

Driving your business forward

Private equity can be a highly effective way of generating business growth. An investor will inject significant funds into your company, share the challenge of decision-making and apply considerable experience helping growth companies to achieve their potential. In most cases, after three to seven years, the investor will exit your company to realize the increased value.

Private equity delivers extraordinary benefits to the wider economy. Our research, and more than 30 years of experience in this sector, tell us that companies with private equity support consistently outperform the public markets in terms of profits, employment and productivity.

We’ve created this guide to give you an overview of what private equity is and how it works. It provides some key questions that will help you to consider whether a private equity investment might be right for your business.

In this report, we take a closer look at the following topics:

To discuss the challenges facing a fast-growth company, or to address plans for funding growth, please contact one of our Strategic Growth Market (SGM) or Private Equity (PE) leaders.


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  • Maria Pinelli
    Vice Chair, Strategic Growth Markets
    +44 207 980 0960
  • Jeff Bunder
    Private Equity Leader
    +1 212 773 2889
  • Philip Bass
    Private Equity Markets Leader
    +1 212 773 5186
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