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9:30 Bob LevineDan LipsonStephen EllisIra C. Kaplan


Going Direct: Family Offices And Independent Sponsors Look To Do Deals Without PE Firms


Bob Levine
Founder & Managing Partner, L2 Capital Partners

Dan Lipson
Partner, Rotunda Capital

Stephen Ellis
Managing Director, Stratford-Cambridge Group

Ira C. Kaplan
Partner, Benesch


Session Description

Independent sponsors and family offices are making more of an impression on the deal business than ever before as they complete deals without the help of the traditional private equity firm.  Attendees of this session will gain insight into the benefits and challenges associated with going direct against traditional private equity firms in today’s competitive deal making climate.


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