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EY is the world leader in advising, guiding and recognizing entrepreneurs.
Our Strategic Growth Markets practice (SGM) is a global network of professionals advising the full spectrum of dynamic, fast-moving and ground-breaking companies around the world which include these:
- Venture capital-backed / private equity portfolio companies
- Large private and family enterprises
- IPO-bound companies
- Public companies represented on the R3000 and R2000 indices
Our convening power is second to none
Through our marquee programs, we gather C-level executives, entrepreneurs, investors and advisors to network, hear inspirational stories, share ideas and celebrate success.
EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ is the world’s most prestigious business award for entrepreneurs, the EY Strategic Growth Forum® is the world’s largest gathering of high-growth, market-leading companies. Xinhua News Agency named Strategic Growth Forum one of the most important events in American business.
Find out more about Strategic Growth Markets:
Global VC sees record-setting year in 2014
The upward trend for global venture capital in 2014 is likely to continue, with a consistent pipeline of new IPO listings and improved investor confidence. Learn more.
3 adaptations to help women entrepreneurs scale big
Our Entrepreneurial Winning Woman program reveals ways women-led companies can accelerate growth, along with survey data from the Babson College Center for Women’s Entrepreneurial Leadership. Learn more.
Family business cohesion and profitability
Our report In harmony highlights initial findings from a global survey of the world’s largest family businesses. Learn more.
Family governance: issues, concerns and the strategies
Family businesses have to make some unique decisions. Here are two case studies on how families addressed transition.
How governance can impact an IPO firm’s success
The path from IPO to an index can be short. The key to sustaining valuation is having a plan to meet investors’ expectations. Learn more.
The JOBS Act: 2014 mid-year update
Since the enactment of the JOBS Act, emerging growth companies (EGCs) have dominated the market, representing 84% of the IPOs that have gone effective. Our 2014 mid-year update examines the IPO market after the implementation and execution of the Act and what still needs to be done.
North American value creation study
This seventh annual report analyzes private equity exits in North America from 2006 to 2013, reviewing value creation drivers and highlighting the flexibility of the PE model to generate outperformance throughout an economic cycle.