The ESOP (Employee Stock Ownership Plan) universe tends to be misunderstood by many and has not been heavily pursued by the private equity (PE) community. Despite this, ESOPs may represent an opportunity for PE sponsors to broaden their investment universe and take advantage of superior investment opportunities with high-quality companies that can benefit greatly from a growth-oriented investment partner.
In this three-part series, Macquarie Capital and Mayer Brown offer clarity into the ESOP structure and examine potential considerations for PE investors, including:
Parts 2 and 3 will be made available in due course.
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