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Bain & Company announces partnership with Shelton AI to enhance advisory offering to private equity

Bain & Company announces partnership with Shelton AI to enhance advisory offering to private equity

Partnership combines Bain’s global leading private equity consulting practice and Shelton AI’s private markets technology to quickly provide PE limited partners with cutting-edge investment intelligence

  • septiembre 28, 2023
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Press release

Bain & Company announces partnership with Shelton AI to enhance advisory offering to private equity

BOSTONSeptember 28, 2023—Bain & Company, the leading consulting advisor to the private equity (PE) industry and its stakeholders, today announced a partnership with Shelton AI, a pioneering data sciences and artificial intelligence (AI) company at the forefront of spearheading financial breakthroughs for the world’s most prominent asset owners.    

The partnership will illuminate the ever-expanding realm of AI’s potential business applications and use cases, specifically in private equity. It will enable investors to optimize investment strategies and asset allocation through unmatched private markets data and analytics.

Together, Bain and Shelton AI will develop cutting-edge solutions to solve the biggest investor pain points in transparency, capital pacing, risk management, portfolio construction, cash management, and much more, by rapidly ingesting data and analyzing LP fund and co-investment portfolios. This allows the ability to identify detailed exposures by general partners (GPs), industry subsectors, company size, geography, asset class and strategy, at the company level across the full portfolio – ultimately pioneering innovation and furthering sophistication for asset owners.

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Dan Pinkney (Boston) — Email: dan.pinkney@bain.com

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About Bain & Company’s Private Equity Business

Bain & Company is the leading consulting partner to the private equity (PE) industry and its stakeholders. Private equity consulting at Bain & Company has grown thirteen-fold over the past two decades and now represents about one-quarter of the firm’s global business. Bain & Company maintains a global network of more than 2,000 experienced professionals serving PE clients. The firm’s practice is more than triple the size of the next-largest consulting firm serving PE firms.

Bain & Company’s work with PE firms spans fund types – buyout, infrastructure, real estate and debt, as well as hedge funds – and many of the most prominent institutional investors, such as sovereign wealth funds, pension funds, endowments and family investment offices. Bain & Company supports its clients across a broad range of objectives that include deal generation, due diligence, immediate post-acquisition, ongoing value addition, exit, firm strategy and operations, and institutional investor strategy.

About Bain & Company

Bain & Company is a global consultancy that helps the world’s most ambitious change makers define the future.

Across 65 cities in 40 countries, we work alongside our clients as one team with a shared ambition to achieve extraordinary results, outperform the competition, and redefine industries. We complement our tailored, integrated expertise with a vibrant ecosystem of digital innovators to deliver better, faster, and more enduring outcomes. Our 10-year commitment to invest more than $1 billion in pro bono services brings our talent, expertise, and insight to organizations tackling today’s urgent challenges in education, racial equity, social justice, economic development, and the environment. We earned a platinum rating from EcoVadis, the leading platform for environmental, social, and ethical performance ratings for global supply chains, putting us in the top 1% of all companies. Since our founding in 1973, we have measured our success by the success of our clients, and we proudly maintain the highest level of client advocacy in the industry.