PE firms building out operating capabilities and turning to private debt for financing

PE sponsors returning to their value creation roots

Private equity sponsors are focusing more on building out operating capabilities to create value, and they are turning to private debt to finance these investments. EY’s global private equity lead analyst Pete Witte spoke to Jennifer Banzaca about the firms Q2 2022 PE Pulse report that also highlights the deceleration of deal and fundraising activity in the first half of this year.

Email prepared by Jennifer Banzaca