Understanding Corporate Boards

Melissa Henderson September 21, 2016

Whether publicly traded, privately held or private equity owned, Summit Executive Resources has been constantly tapped for clarity, insight and counsel regarding the enormously evolving corporate board environment. In response to these numerous requests, Summit has developed a new, four-chapter guide related to understanding corporate boards – “An Essential Guide to Today’s Corporate Boards”. With Read more…

Why Work for a Private Equity Firm?

Melissa Henderson September 7, 2016
Summit Executive Resources | Private Equity Partners

I often receive inquires as to why to work for a private equity firm and what the opportunities are in a private equity career. Depending on your background and experience there are two primary routes into a career in private equity. The first is to have a background in investment banking, worked in an investment Read more…

Rethinking Private Equity Board Models

Melissa Henderson August 31, 2016
Board Member Recruitment | Summit Executive Resources

There are a number of ways to classify the strategies private equity firms use to grow their investments. These vary by stage of investment, target geography (country) or market type — emerging markets, growth markets versus developed markets. And while some firms focus on a growth equity approach, identifying high value companies, others employ a Read more…