What is Private Equity?

Private equity is medium to long-term finance, provided in return for an equity stake in potentially high growth unquoted companies

Source: BVCA

How does it work?

Jasper Equity’s approach is outlined below:

Key attributes looked for in A BUSINESS

The ideal scenario Working together to get there
Aiming to grow rapidly Deliver sustainable growth underpinned by an agreed business plan. We know the highs and lows of growing a business
Offers the prospect of significant profit growth over 3-5 years No set timetable. Every investment has a different natural life cycle of growth
Product or service with a competitive edge, IP or unique selling point (USP) Interested in businesses that would benefit from operational or strategic change
Managed by experienced and ambitious teams We are ‘hands on’ and support management teams operationally, financially and strategically


Key attributes looked for in PEOPLE

The ideal scenario Working together to get there
Senior management team should be experienced in complementary areas Passionate and talented management with growth potential  who we can work with
Successes in running businesses previously Use of our extensive network of successful entrepreneurs to provide specific market knowledge and support the incumbent management team
Willingness to invest a sum of money which is considered substantial to personal situation, e.g. one year’s package Tailor made funding structure to suit all stakeholders

So what do exit cash flows look like?

Request a copy of our Case Study showing an example financial structure and subsequent cash on exit for all stakeholders.

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