Back to School: Independent sponsor model matures in high-multiple environment

private equity, Indiana University. Niklas Huther
Young child holding stack of books and back to school written on chalk blackboard. Photo courtesy BrianA.Jackson/iStock/Getty Images
  • Most respondents are independent sponsors 5+ years
  • Lack of a fund creates challenges but strategic flexibility
  • 43 pct got into business to do deals, 10 pct to eventually raise a fund
With independent sponsors growing in number and respectability, accounting firm Citrin Cooperman recently conducted what it says is the first wide survey of the profession. Two hundred forty-five independent sponsors took part, a majority (54 percent) of whom have been ...

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