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Private Equity Must Adapt to Thrive in Post–Covid-19 World

Private Equity Must Adapt to Thrive in Post–Covid-19 World

Bain’s Hugh MacArthur discusses how the pandemic is forcing firms to work toward incorporating technology more effectively into their operations.

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Private Equity Must Adapt to Thrive in Post–Covid-19 World
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Across the private equity industry, the coronavirus pandemic is changing how firms manage their portfolio companies and their own operations. Hugh MacArthur, head of the Global Private Equity practice at Bain & Company, shared some of his thoughts with WSJ Pro Private Equity about ways the pandemic stands to reshape the industry, from underwriting and due diligence to technological innovation.

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