Surveys

This section contains survey results which will enable your discussion of individual points of view.

Survey – How do board directors impact long-term corporate value?

This report contains the high-level findings from my survey regarding ” How do board directors impact-long term corporate value?”  A PDF with more detailed data is available for download here. (How do board directors impact long-term value?) People I know from three groups (7 CEOs/Presidents, 8 directors, and 10 major investors) responded to my two … Continue reading Survey – How do board directors impact long-term corporate value?

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Survey – How do asset managers assess Private Equity fund managers?

I asked asset managers the following question: “How do you assess PE (Private Equity) funds, and their leaders) to determine which fund to invest in?”  Asset managers included: pension funds, large global asset managers, and family offices.  Insight was also provided by advisors to asset managers. The following illustrates the consolidated set of assessment approaches … Continue reading Survey – How do asset managers assess Private Equity fund managers?

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Survey – When do startups get capital from outside investors? (V2)

This is an update to my 2019 Feb 22 survey, with additional findings and insights. I did a survey of founders and CEOs of  startup software companies.  I asked them the question: When did you get outside investors, excluding friends and family?  After you had some satisfied customers who provided some revenue?  Before?  At some … Continue reading Survey – When do startups get capital from outside investors? (V2)

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