The Masters of Private Equity and Venture Capital by Robert FinkelThe Masters of Private Equity and Venture Capital by Robert Finkel

The Masters of Private Equity and Venture Capital

byRobert Finkel, Greising, David

Hardcover | December 14, 2009

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Ten Leading private investors share theirsecrets to maximum profitability

In The Masters of Private Equity and Venture Capital, thepioneers of the industry share the investing and managementwisdom they have gained by investing in andtransforming their portfolio companies.

Based on original interviews conducted by the authors,this book is filled with colorful stories on the subjectsthat most matter to the high-level investor, such asselecting and working with management, pioneeringnew markets, adding value through operationalimprovements, applying private equity principles tonon-profits, and much more.

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.
Title:The Masters of Private Equity and Venture CapitalFormat:HardcoverDimensions:384 pages, 9.3 × 7 × 1.11 inPublished:December 14, 2009Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0071624600

ISBN - 13:9780071624602

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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