2020 has been quite a year. The market instability and unpredictability caused by the COVID-19 pandemic has thrown the Private Equity industry for a loop. In our first annual survey of industry executives from firms of varying size, geographic location, and industry specialization, we heard a resounding consensus across the board that PE executives consider the industry to be in a tougher place now than it was last year.
However, the majority of respondents believe the worst is behind us and they are optimistic for growth in the coming year.
To read the full report, click here.
Comhar Partners’ Managing Directors, Bernard Layton, Paul Herrerias, Joe Brennan, and Principal, Nick Layton, also hosted their first annual Private Equity Webinar to discuss the highlights of the results of the survey. They were joined by three industry leading panelists: Suzanne Yoon of Kinzie Capital Partners; Sam Snyder of Greyrock Capital Group; and Gary Stark of Iron Range Capital.
View the recording of the webinar below: