Private Equity for Mid-Market Businesses
Tom Matthews, Partner at Pemba Capital, discusses with host Craig West how growth investors can add value to SMEs, and shares the different types of transaction structures available to businesses when contemplating a liquidity event and how the Pemba ‘two-payday structure’ can help achieve the 3 key objectives of business owners: the dollars, legacy, and ensuring the SME owners’ people are looked after.
Tom is a Partner at Pemba Capital, with over 17 years of relevant experience. He joined Pemba in 2015 and has led a large number of transactions across Pemba’s areas of sector focus. Tom joined Pemba from Sovereign Capital, the UK ‘Buy & Build’ specialist private equity fund. Before Sovereign Capital, Tom was with the Principal Investment team at Macquarie Bank Limited and before that he worked at Deloitte Corporate Finance in both Sydney and London.
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