The Masters of Private Equity and Venture Capital

The Masters of Private Equity and Venture Capital

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Ten Leading private investors share their
secrets to maximum profitability

In The Masters of Private Equity and Venture Capital, the
pioneers of the industry share the investing and management
wisdom they have gained by investing in and
transforming their portfolio companies.
Based on original interviews conducted by the authors,
this book is filled with colorful stories on the subjects
that most matter to the high-level investor, such as
selecting and working with management, pioneering
new markets, adding value through operational
improvements, applying private equity principles to
non-profits, and much more.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 320 pages
  • 164 x 232 x 28mm | 598.74g
  • McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
  • MCGRAW-HILL Professional
  • New York, NY, United States
  • English
  • 0071624600
  • 9780071624602
  • 93,511

About Robert Finkel

Robert Finkel is president and founder of
Prism Capital, a private equity firm. He manages a $190 million
private equity fund that invests in growing companies and
provides financing to more mature companies.
David Greising is chief business correspondent
for the Chicago Tribune.
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Table of contents

1. Introduction by Josh Lerner

Part One: The Private Equity Masters
2. John Canning
3. Tom Lee
4. Joseph Rice
5. Jeff Walker
6. Carl Thoma

Part Two: The Venture Capital Masters
7. Bill Draper
8. Pat Cloherty
9. Tim Collins
10. John Doerr
11. Edward Glassmeyer
12. Edward Gramlich
13. Afterward by Steve Kaplan
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