Private Equity Portfolio Recruitment: New Model

Melissa Henderson October 4, 2017
Board of Directors

Earlier this week, I had the great pleasure of moderating a panel of private equity human capital experts at the 5th Annual Women’s Private Equity Conference.  The topic was focused on best practices in private equity portfolio recruitment and retention. These thought leading human capital experts are aggressively seeking new, better and more innovative ways Read more…

Private Equity Terminology – Understanding the Basics

Melissa Henderson September 27, 2017

As I prepare for moderating two panels of private equity professionals over the next three weeks — Kayo Women’s Private Equity Conference regarding recruiting and retaining talent in private equity portfolio companies and Private Equity International’s Operating Partners Forum (OPNY) regarding a debate on whether private equity operating partners should be board members or board Read more…

When Should You Use an Executive Agent?

Melissa Henderson September 20, 2017

Over eight years ago, while I was practicing retained executive search in a large firm and a boutique, it became clear to me that retained executive search is broken. On a daily basis, I was receiving calls and requests, asking if I could flip the retained search model.  Was there a better model? Well, I Read more…