Publications

  • Healthcare M&A deal value reaches a record-breaking $546 billion in 2015 – more than twice the average annual value of the previous decade

    April 25, 2016 | Mergers & Acquisitions, Private Equity | Press release

    Bain & Company's new report identifies several trends that are shifting the way healthcare is delivered and triggering industry consolidation; pursuit of category leadership is a winning strategy for weathering these changes

  • A tale of two European private equity markets, finds Bain & Company's 2013 Global Private Equity Report

    March 04, 2013 | Private Equity | Press release

    North Holds Ground, but Deal-Making Activity in South “Crippled” by Sovereign Debt Woes and Austerity Measures; “Dry Powder” Aimed Toward Emerging Markets Surpasses Western Europe

  • Bain & Company appoints Christophe De Vusser to managing partner of the Brussels office

    October 08, 2012 | Press release

    Bain & Company, the global business consulting firm, appoints consumer products and private equity expert Christophe De Vusser to managing partner of the firm’s Brussels office.

  • Bain & Company: mining for gold and investment returns

    June 16, 2010 | Private Equity | Net Promoter | Media mention

    Christophe De Vusser, partner in Bain & Company's Brussels office,presents on why delighting customers can delight investors too. He gives a view of how to use Net Promoter Score (NPS) to accelerate sales, in the context of private equity firms post-acquisition.

  • Private equity lessons

    August 31, 2008 | Private Equity | European Venture Capital Journal

    Orit Gadiesh, chairman of the management consultancy Bain & Company, and Hugh MacArthur, the leader of Bain's global private equity practice, explain why the way private equity firms respond to market and economic uncertainties is instructive throughout the business cycle.

  • Private equity: an unlikely resource for public companies in slow economies

    February 19, 2008 | Primary & Secondary Education | American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research | Media mention

    Orit Gadiesh and Hugh MacArthur, consultants at Bain & Company, have written authoritatively on what public companies can learn from private equity in a new book (Lessons from Private Equity Any Company Can Use, Harvard Business School Press, 2008).

  • The Bain diaspora

    November 30, 2007 | Private Equity | Private Equity International | Media mention

    Tim Sims, the former chairman and managing director of Bain's Australian and African operations states, "The really successful Bain graduate carries a blueprint for the skills which are now recognized as setting apart the highest performing funds in the private equity industry.

  • May-June 2006: Business strategy results

    April 30, 2006 | Private Equity | Bain Brief

    In Europe, Cinven and BC Partners paid ?4,3 billion for Amadeus Global Travel in Spain; and EQT teamed up with Goldman Sachs Capital Partners to acquire ISS, the Denmark-based cleaning services firm, for ?2,95 billion.