What to Expect from the PE Transaction Process
The transaction process can be time-consuming, so it's important to continue running the business at full speed despite the distractions. To learn more about each stage in a typical timeline, click on each plus (+) symbol.
Note: PE groups have different mandates in terms of how long they are able and willing to be invested in a company. Though some groups have made a reputation for "flipping" companies, many PE firms make long-term investments and only seek to harvest the investment when the benefit can be maximized for their investors, the company and its management team.